Virtual classroom for interactive synchronous education

Cakir S., Basak H.

International Conference on Information Technology - Coding and Computing, Nevada, United States Of America, 4 - 06 April 2005, pp.832-837 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume:
  • Doi Number: 10.1109/itcc.2005.292
  • City: Nevada
  • Country: United States Of America
  • Page Numbers: pp.832-837
  • Keywords: distance education, virtual classroom, information technologies
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No


The World Wide Web provides new opportunities for distance education over the Internet. The Web, when combined with other network tools can be used to create a virtual classroom to bring together a community of learners for interactive education. In the paper we purpose the moving some of educational instructions of the Institute of Science Dokuz Eylul University at the WWW. This objective is achieved by investigating the use of emerging network technologies for training full time Students and part time students. This research will use the electronic educational materials already available on the Web; and it will evaluate the effectiveness of various collaborative tools.