Library Retrieval System
- x, 300 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Hung, Jason C.,Shih, Timothy K.,
- Contents: Ch. I. A survey of distance education challenges and technologies / Timothy K. Shih, Jason C. Hung, Jianhua Ma and Qun Jin -- Ch. II. An E-learning system based on the top-down method and the cellular models / Norihiro Fujii, Shuichi Yukita, Nobuhiko Koike and Tosiyasu L. Kunii -- Ch. III. Privacy and security in E-learning / George Yee, Yuefei Xu, Larry Korba and Khalil El-Khatib -- Ch. IV. Bluetooth scatternet using an ad hoc bridge node routing protocol for outdoor distance education / Yao-Chung Chang, M. T. Lin, Han-Chieh Chao and Jiann-Liang Chen -- Ch. V. Ubiquitous agent-based campus information providing system for cellular phones / Akio Koyama and Leonard Barolli -- Ch. VI. An XML-based approach to multimedia engineering for distance learning / T. Arndt, S. K. Chang, A. Guercio and P. Maresca -- Ch. VII. Open multi-agent systems for collaborative Web-based learning / Hongen Lu -- Ch. VIII. Concept effect model : an effective approach to developing adaptive hypermedia systems / Gwo-Jen Hwang -- Ch. IX. A virtual laboratory for digital signal processing / Chyi-Ren Dow, Yi-Hsung Li and Jin-Yu Bai -- Ch. X. Interactive E-learning / Claude Ghaoui and W. A. Janvier -- Ch. XI. Using ontology as scaffolding for authoring teaching materials / Jin-Tan Yang, Pao Ta Yu, Nian Shing Chen, Chun Yen Tsai, Chi-Chin Lee and Timothy K. Shih -- Ch. XII. The next generation of E-learning : strategies for media rich online teaching and engaged learning / Daniel Tiong Hok Tan, Chye Seng Lee and Wee Sen Goh -- Ch. XIII. A SCORM-compliant U-learning grid by employing CC/PP / Ching-Jung Liao and Jin-Tan Yang -- Ch. XIV. A distance learning system for teaching the writing of Chinese characters over the Internet / K. T. Sun and D. S. Feng -- Ch. XV. Future directions of multimedia technologies in E-learning / Timothy K. Shih, Qing Li and Jason C. Hung.Includes bibliographical references and index.Summary: "Future Directions in Distance Learning and Communication Technologies presents theoretical studies and practical solutions for engineers, educational professionals, and graduate students in the research areas of e-learning, distance education, and instructional design. This book provides readers with cutting-edge solutions and research directions pertinent to these evolving fields."--BOOK JACKET.