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Utilizing FM software in collaborative design-learning

Schadewitz, Nicole; Garner, Steve and Ferreira, Giselle (2008). Utilizing FM software in collaborative design-learning. In: HCI 2008 Workshop 'HCI for Technology-Enhanced Learning', 15 Sep 2008, Liverpool.

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Abstract

In this paper, we describe a case study of computer-supported collaborative learning in design using OpenLearn FlashMeeting software, a video conferencing tool. This 6-week experiment, involving Open University students and staff, aimed at exploring the capabilities of FlashMeeting software to support several phases of the design process including formulating a design brief, discovering user requirements, setting design specifications, concept generation, design embodiment and implementation of proposed concepts. We conclude this paper with lessons learned from using FlashMeeting in a design e-learning project.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2008 The Authors
Extra Information: HCI 2008 Workshop 'HCI for Technology-Enhanced Learning' - Proceedings / edited by Willem-Paul Brinkman, Charles van der Mast, Annette Payne, Joshua Underwood. Delft, Delft University of Technology, 2008. ISBN 978-90-813811-2-3
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Item ID: 23908
Depositing User: Giselle Ferreira
Date Deposited: 16 Nov 2010 10:06
Last Modified: 03 Jun 2012 05:35
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/23908
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