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MyLO: Collaborative Learning through Web-Based Courseware Applications


Fan, S and Le, Q and Yue, Y, MyLO: Collaborative Learning through Web-Based Courseware Applications, Technologies for Enhancing Pedagogy, Engagement and Empowerment in Education: Creating Learning-Friendly Environment, IGI Global, T Le and Q Le (ed), Hershey PA, pp. 129-137. ISBN 9781613500767 (2011) [Other Book Chapter]

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DOI: doi:10.4018/978-1-61350-074-3.ch011


As one of the key infrastructures within web-based learning, courseware is adopted by schools and university to enable a systematic learning delivery and education management. Students in both traditional face-to-face learning and online courses can benefit from this technology. The wide range of courseware platforms are supporting course needs by offering great flexibility in information delivery, communication services, and collaboration. This chapter looks at the role of web-based courseware in tertiary education, using MyLO (My Learning Online) as an example. It reveals that courseware systems like MyLO have a great potential in facilitating collaborations and enhance interactions among lecturers and students. To achieve this potential efforts from all perspective are required, including students, lecturers and faculties.

Item Details

Item Type:Other Book Chapter
Research Division:Education
Research Group:Specialist studies in education
Research Field:Educational technology and computing
Objective Division:Education and Training
Objective Group:Learner and learning
Objective Field:Learner and learning not elsewhere classified
UTAS Author:Fan, S (Dr Frances Fan)
UTAS Author:Le, Q (Dr Quynh Le)
UTAS Author:Yue, Y (Dr Yun Yue)
ID Code:72248
Year Published:2011
Deposited By:UTAS Centre for Rural Health
Deposited On:2011-08-24
Last Modified:2012-06-19

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