Cooperative Distance Learning with an integrated system for computer assisted laboratory work

  • Francisco Ruiz
  • Manuel Prieto
  • Manuel Ortega
  • Jose Bravo
  • Jorge Sanz
  • Jose Flores
CAL in Distance Learning
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1108)

Abstract

We are introducing a really integrated system for Computer-based Experimental Science Learning which contains all the required hardware and software components. Unlike simulation systems, our system allows for the possibility of performing real laboratory experiments. The system has a multilevel structure, separating in each level the corresponding physical and logical components, allowing the use of several educational techniques and methodologies: Discovery Learning, Distance and Cooperative Learning.

Key Words

Computer Assisted Instruction Computer Assisted Laboratory Cooperative Learning Distance Learning 

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© Springer-Verlag 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Francisco Ruiz
    • 1
  • Manuel Prieto
    • 1
  • Manuel Ortega
    • 1
  • Jose Bravo
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jorge Sanz
    • 1
    • 3
  • Jose Flores
    • 1
    • 4
  1. 1.Universidad de CastillaLa Mancha
  2. 2.Grupo de Informática Educativa, Dep. de InformáticaEsc. Univ. de InformáticaCiudad RealSpain
  3. 3.Dep. de Ingeniería Eléctrica y ElectrónicaEsc. Univ. de InformáticaCiudad RealSpain
  4. 4.Dep. de Física AplicadaEsc. Univ. de InformáticaCiudad RealSpain

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