Document Type

Conference publication

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O'Reilly, M & Patterson, K 1998, 'Assessing learners through the WWW', in H Ashman & P Thistlewaite (eds), Proceedings of the Seventh International World Wide Web Conference , Brisbane, Qld., 1-7 April, Computer Networks and ISDN Systems, vol. 30, no. 1-7, pp. 727-729.

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This presentation discusses and demonstrates use of the WWW to enhance assessment and flexibility in learning contexts. Case studies from Australian Universities demonstrate emerging practices and reflections. Adopted changes to interaction and assessment illustrate the shift towards flexible learning through WWW technology. Discussion includes instructional design, staff development and media/technology issues.