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Study Guide Design
Study Guide Features
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There are several activities that are planned for the near future.
In the next offering of CHEM 0010, computer conferencing
will be added to the Web-based study guide. The objective is to create an environment that
promotes asynchronous cooperative learning and provide a forum for open discussion.
To ensure reliable access to the Web-based study guide, the entire Web site will
be made available on a CD-ROM for local access on the clients' computers. This will eliminate:
As a result, connection time will only be required for:
- long downloading time of large text and picture files,
- long connection time on the Internet, and at the same time, reduces Internet traffic.
- submission of on-line tests, and
- following hyperlinks to other interesting Web sites on the World Wide Web.
Finally, with the
growing availability of faster desktop computers,
more interactive applications using Java will be
incorporated into the study guide to provide demonstrations of Chemistry concepts.
Author: Rosamaria Fong
British Columbia Institute of Technology
Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2