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ERIC Number: ED427687
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Nov
Pages: 7
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Web-Enabled Distance Education Environment.
Bouras, Christos; Lampsas, Petros; Bazaios, Antonis; Tsintilas, Giorgos
This paper describes the design of a synchronous World Wide Web-based distance education environment developed at the Telematics Laboratory of Computer Engineer and Informatics Department (CEID) and Computer Technology Institute (Greece); the environment uses telematics services to conduct lessons over computer networks, simulating a traditional classroom environment with the live presence of a teacher, where all interactions among students, teacher, and courseware can be realized. Topics discussed include: the general architecture of the teletraining tool, including major advantages, specific advantages to trainees, and the selection of JAVA as the programming language; functionalities of the teletraining tool, including services provided by the teletraining server, the trainer's client, and the trainee's client; and the user interface of the trainer's and trainee's client. Two figures present the protocol stack and the user interface of the trainee's client. (AEF)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Greece