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Linking Experiences: Issues Raised Developing Linkservices for Resource Based Learning and Teaching

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Microcosm is an open hypertext system designed to facilitate a resource-based approach to learning and teaching. In spite of winning accolades the system never established itself as a mainstream educational product. This paper describes the technical and pedagogical features of Microcosm, and attempts to explain the reason for its limited take up. The paper is in the form of a case-study of both good and questionable practice.

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Davis, H.C. and White, S.A., (2001) Linking Experiences: Issues Raised Developing Linkservices for Resource Based Learning and Teaching Okamoto, T., Hartley, R., Kinshuk, None and Klus, J (eds.) At Second IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, United States. , 0401-0405.

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Published date: 2001
Additional Information: Event Dates: August 2001
Venue - Dates: Second IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, United States, 2001-08-01
Keywords: Microcosm, Resource Based Learning
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 259196
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/259196
ISBN: 0-7695-1013-2
PURE UUID: ae6628d4-5220-4c14-9897-66e4009305f9
ORCID for H.C. Davis: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-1182-1459
ORCID for S.A. White: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-9588-5275

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Date deposited: 16 Mar 2004
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:25

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Author: H.C. Davis ORCID iD
Author: S.A. White ORCID iD
Editor: T. Okamoto
Editor: R. Hartley
Editor: None Kinshuk
Editor: J Klus

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