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Transfer of Educational Methods through Open Sourcing of Learning Management Systems

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3 Author(s)
Imed Hammouda ; Dept. of Software Syst., Tampere Univ. of Technol., Tampere, Finland ; Rami Laine ; Jari Peltonen

The transfer and sharing of successful educational methods across countries is viewed as both an opportunity and a challenge. The opportunity is to benefit from the successful experiences of other educational systems. The challenge is how to transfer and adapt such educational methods. This paper proposes open source software a concrete transfer method of educational experiences. This approach is illustrated with an example learning management system originally built in Finland and recently made open source for Tunisian universities as a primary target.

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2010 10th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies

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5-7 July 2010