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An Electronic Learning System for Integrating Knowledge Management and Alumni Systems

  • Amnart Pohthong
  • Panumporn Trakooldit
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 206)

Abstract

Nowadays, most people worldwide accept the fact that knowledge is a very valuable asset for their success. Educational institutions such as universities, whose main objective is to educate students to gain more knowledge and skills for their careers as well as how to adapt and live in their community. Over the past decades, teaching and learning paradigms have rapidly changed from traditional styles to computer-based styles. Electronic learning (e-learning) has been recognized as an effective computer-based technology for knowledge management, life long learning, and distant learning. Although most universities have created electronic alumni networks and systems, those systems lack the concern of knowledge management. Therefore, in this paper, we propose an electronic learning system for integrating knowledge management and alumni systems.

Keywords

E-learning Knowledge management Alumni system 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Information and Communication Technology ProgrammePrince of Songkla UniversityHat YaiThailand
  2. 2.Software Engineering and Applications(SEA) Group, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of SciencePrince of Songkla UniversityHat YaiThailand

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