Agent-Based Approach to e-Learning: An Architectural Framework

  • Elvis Wai Chung Leung
  • Qing Li
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2105)


The World Wide Web (WWW) provides new opportunities for online education on the Internet. With other network tools being applied to the Web, it can create a virtual learning environment to bring together a community of learners for interactive education. Based on the investigation of the use of agent-based approach to e-Learning, this paper shares our views on how to develop an architecture framework to apply the electronic education on the Internet in an effective way.


e-learning agent-based approach web server 3-tier architecture collaborative framework 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elvis Wai Chung Leung
    • 1
  • Qing Li
    • 2
  1. 1.Hospital AuthorityHong Kong
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceCity University of Hong KongHong Kong

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