Adult Learning Collection: Enhancing E-Learning With Media-Rich Content And Interactions, 1st Edition

  • Richard Caladine
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  • ISBN-10: 1599047349
  • ISBN-13: 9781599047348
  • DDC: 371.33467
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 322 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released September 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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This book presents instructional designers, educators, scholars, and researchers with the necessary foundational elements, theoretical underpinnings, and practical guidance to aid in the technology selection and design of effective online learning experiences by integrating media-rich interactions and content.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Enhancing E-Learning with Media-Rich Content and Interactions: Table of Contents.
1: The Future of Online Learning.
2: A Short History of Learning Technologies.
3: The Context.
4: A Review of Methods for Selecting Learning Technologies.
5: Existing Theoretical Approaches to Learning Technologies, Learning Activities, and Methods of Technology Selection.
6: The Learning Activities Model.
7: The Learning Technologies Model.
8: The Technology Selection Method.
9: Video.
10: Recording Lectures, Streaming, Downloading, Podcasting, Vodcasting, and Webcasting.
11: Teaching with Real Time Communications Technologies.
12: Videoconference, Audioconference, and Video Chat.
13: Teaching and Learning with Videoconference and Video Chat.
14: Access Grid.
15: The Future of Real Time Communications Technologies in E-Learning.
16: The Future of Rich Media, Learning Management Systems, and Content Management Systems.
A Glossary of Terms, Initials, and Acronyms.
Bits, Bytes, Definition, and the Measurement of Bandwidth and Storage.
About the Editor.