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Cloud Concept for Implementing Multimedia Based Learning in Higher Education

  • Vikas Rao NaiduEmail author
  • Anjum Zameer Bhat
  • Baldev Singh
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation book series (ASTI)

Abstract

Education technology is rapidly adapting various revolutionary approaches to providing an enhanced learning environment to the students. In many educational institutions, cloud-based services are being implemented to facilitate the enhanced e-learning solutions. Cloud implementation enables on-demand educational resources in various format, which includes, e-books, audio, video and other interactive materials to support enhanced learning. Cloud concept can transform the traditional way of teaching to engaging and interesting pieces of media to support teaching which is more accessible, even outside the classroom. This research paper highlights few similar approaches which are adapted to provide enhanced e-learning solutions by implementing some multimedia tools, for educational resources development. The study of the existing system will provide guidelines to incorporate changes, wherever required, to facilitate successful implementation of cloud-based services to support education technology.

Keywords

Cloud in education Education technology E-learning Interactive media in education Teaching and learning solutions 

Notes

Acknowledgements

Authors extend their sincere thanks to the Management of Middle East College, Oman, for support. Special thanks to the management of Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur, India for providing all possible guidance and support to pursue this research work.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vikas Rao Naidu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Anjum Zameer Bhat
    • 1
  • Baldev Singh
    • 2
  1. 1.Middle East CollegeMuscatOman
  2. 2.Vivekananda Institute of TechnologyJaipurIndia

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