WIT Press


Content Management Systems For E-learning: An Application

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/NL040171

Volume

30

Pages

10

Published

2004

Size

286 kb

Author(s)

A. Cucchiarelli & S. Valenti

Abstract

This paper discusses our approach to the tailoring of an open source Content Management System to use it as a Learning Content Management System, by providing modules for the management of Learning Objects and for their retrieval and indexing via Metadata. Both the description of what a Content Management System is and the key requirements that a Learning Content Management System must posses will be presented in the paper. Then, a working definition of Learning Object will be provided, and finally we will show how this model can be implemented using MD-PRO. Keywords: content management systems, learning content management systems, learning objects, MD-Pro. 1 Introduction In the last few years, one of the main interests of the researchers in e-Learning has been the development of sophisticated frameworks for the storage and the deployment Learning Material. Eventually, this research led to the deve

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