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Considering the dimensions of life-long learning tools

Douce, Christopher (2008). Considering the dimensions of life-long learning tools. In: Proceedings of the TenCompetence Open Workshop, 10-11 Apr 2010, Madrid, Spain.

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Abstract

Life-long learning is a term that has different meanings. It can refer to the learning that occurs in relation to a particular career path, learning inside or outside the workplace, or informal learning that occurs as a part of a hobby or personal interest. Tools that support life-long learning should be malleable enough to effectively adapt to changes in learning mode, behavior and context to take into account changes in the personal circumstances and objectives of learners. This paper presents the beginning of a process to uncover some of the dimensions that can govern the design of adaptable, extensible and customisable life-long learning systems.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2008 Open University
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Keywords: life-long learning; personal learning environment; learning objectives; learner profiles
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: eSTEeM
Item ID: 24936
Depositing User: Christopher Douce
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2010 20:31
Last Modified: 10 Mar 2014 19:21
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/24936
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