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What is Web-Based Course

Encyclopedia of Distance Learning, Second Edition
A course that is delivered entirely on the Web.
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Process and Product Oriented Online Collaborative Learning Tasks
Xinchun Wang (California State University - Fresno, USA)
Copyright: © 2009 |Pages: 6
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-60566-198-8.ch246
Although the pedagogical advantages of online interactive learning are well known, much needs to be done in instructional design of applicable collaborative learning tasks that motivate sustained student participation and interaction. Among others, some of the known factors that affect the outcomes of interactive learning include the structure of the online discussion, group size and group cohesion, strictly enforced deadlines, direct link of interactive learning activities to the assessment, and the differences between process and product oriented collaborative learning. This study explores the differences between process and product oriented group learning activities and their impact on online cooperation and collaboration in Web-based courses.
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Issues in Using Web-Based Course Resources
A course, which is delivered entirely by electronic methods such as the Internet.
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Facilitation of Web-Based Courses Designed for Adult Learners
A course, typically delivered by a higher education institution, which is delivered at a distance utilizing Internet technology. This work was previously published in the Encyclopedia of Distance Learning, Volume 2, edited by C. Howard, J. Boettcher, L. Justice, K. Schenk, P. Rogers, and G. Berg, pp. 918-921, copyright 2005 by Information Science Reference, formerly known as Idea Group Reference (an imprint of IGI Global)
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