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New Challenges in Web based Education


Le, Q and Le, M, New Challenges in Web based Education, Technologies for Enhancing Pedagogy, Engagement and Empowerment in Education: Creating Learning-Friendly Environment, IGI Global, T Le and Q Le (ed), Hershey PA, pp. 58-65. ISBN 9781613500767 (2011) [Other Book Chapter]

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DOI: doi:10.4018/978-1-61350-074-3.ch005


The Web has become popular in education as it is an essential foundation for e-learning. It provides powerful resources for social interaction, teaching, learning and research. This chapter examines the various roles that the Web can contribute to teaching and learning and the impacts it has on shaping the conceptual as well as practical changes in education. Finally it discusses the challenges facing teachers in making the Web learner-friendly and culturally accommodating.

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Item Type:Other Book Chapter
Keywords:E-Learning, Intercultural, Learner-Friendly, On-Line, Tertiary Education, User-Friendly
Research Division:Education
Research Group:Specialist studies in education
Research Field:Educational technology and computing
Objective Division:Education and Training
Objective Group:Teaching and curriculum
Objective Field:Teaching and instruction technologies
UTAS Author:Le, Q (Dr Quynh Le)
ID Code:72247
Year Published:2011
Deposited By:UTAS Centre for Rural Health
Deposited On:2011-08-24
Last Modified:2012-06-19

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