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Design Framework for Learning to Support Industry 4.0

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-08234-9_382-1



Learning analytics is defined as the measurement, gathering, analysis, and reporting of data about learners and their environments, for the aim of understanding and improving learning process and the contexts in which learning occurs (Siemens and Baker 2012).


The technology era has been growing very quickly, and it leads to the new industrial revolution which is also known as Industry 4.0. The inventions of new technologies like virtual reality, 3D printer, and the Internet have greatly influenced different sectors of the world economy. The digital technology sector in the UK has grown tremendously despite the economic crisis in 2008. Based on the Tech Nation Report in 2018, the UK digital tech sector is worth nearly £184bn to the economy, a rise from £170bn in 2016 (Cahill et al. 2018). However, Job Market Report 2017 has shown that...

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Liverpool John Moores UniversityLiverpoolUK
  2. 2.Kazan Federal UniversityKazanRussia