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Language design for a personal learning environment design language

Mödritscher, Felix ; Wild, Fridolin and Sigurdarson, Steinn (2008). Language design for a personal learning environment design language. In: 1st International Workshop on Mashup Personal Learning Environments (MUPPLE08) at The 3rd European Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning (EC-TEL 2008), 17 Sep 2008, Maastricht, The Netherlands.

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Approaching technology-enhanced learning from the perspective of a learner, we foster the idea of learning environment design, learner interactions, and tool interoperability. In this paper, we shortly summarize the motivation for our personal learning environment approach and describe the development of a domain-specific language for this purpose as well as its realization in practice. Consequently, we examine our learning environment design language according to its lexis and syntax, the semantics behind it, and pragmatical aspects within a first prototypic implementation. Finally, we discuss strengths, problematic aspects, and open issues of our approach.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2008 The Authors
ISSN: 1613-0073
Keywords: personal learning environments; language design; learner interactions; end-user development
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 25241
Depositing User: Kay Dave
Date Deposited: 09 Dec 2010 11:48
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2016 18:19
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