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Adapting for visual and verbal learning styles in AEH

Brown, Elizabeth; Stewart, Craig and Brailsford, Tim (2006). Adapting for visual and verbal learning styles in AEH. In: Sixth IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT '06), 5-7 July 2006, Kerkrade, The Netherlands.

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DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICALT.2006.42
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Abstract

This paper describes how visual and verbal learning styles have been successfully integrated into an adaptive educational environment. User trials of this system were carried out, to determine the effect of the adaptation, and although these user trials do not indicate any statistically significant differences, the qualitative information gleaned from the study indicated that students preferred using this environment over other traditional revision methods, and that they perceived personalized tuition to be better than a 'one size fits all' approach.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2006 IEEE
Extra Information: Awarded Best Paper Award in the Adaptive Web-Based Education and Learning Styles (AWELS) workshop.

ISBN: 0-7695-2632-2
Academic Unit/Department: Institute of Educational Technology
Item ID: 30000
Depositing User: Elizabeth FitzGerald
Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2011 09:41
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2012 11:02
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/30000
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