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Microcosm: A Hypermedia Platform for the Delivery of Learning Materials

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This report describes the Microcosm model and philosophy, and explains the advantages of taking an open, resource-based approach to the development and delivery of learning materials over traditional Computer Assisted Learning (CAL) practices. We describe early experiences in creating materials for the Microcosm environment, paying special attention to the features of the system which make authoring in this way different from traditional practices. Finally, we look at the initial use of Microcosm by students of History and Biology at the University of Southampton.

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Davis, Hugh C., Hutchings, Gerard A. and Hall, Wendy (1993) Microcosm: A Hypermedia Platform for the Delivery of Learning Materials s.n.

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Published date: 1993
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 250724
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/250724
PURE UUID: 28d2dc40-7e99-4d7f-811c-7196ae872939
ORCID for Hugh C. Davis: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-1182-1459
ORCID for Wendy Hall: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-4327-7811

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Date deposited: 26 Oct 1999
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 10:39

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Author: Hugh C. Davis ORCID iD
Author: Gerard A. Hutchings
Author: Wendy Hall ORCID iD

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