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ERIC Number: EJ774581
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Mar
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: ISSN-8756-3894
A Reflection on Coursestream System: A Virtual Classroom Streaming System Designed for Large Classes
Halper, Sachiko; Kelly, Kevin; Chuang, Wen Hao
TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning, v51 n2 p24-27, 53 Mar 2007
Delivering courses using streaming media has been an effective vehicle for online education in recent years. At San Francisco State University (SFSU), several courses are offered fully online using streaming media, and each semester over five thousand students take advantage of them. Students can view or listen to live or archived lectures online by accessing Academic Technology's Coursestream home page ( In this paper the authors examine the design problems and solutions of this Coursestream system, explore the approaches taken, barriers encountered, and the lessons learned. (Contains 4 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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