University Libraries & Learning Sciences Faculty and Staff Publications

Document Type

Other

Publication Date

1994

Abstract

The purpose of this symposium is to discuss the organization, design, implementation and preliminary evaluation of an inter-university collaborative learning experience that used computer mediated communication (CMC) to link graduate students in several universities to discuss issues related to distance education. The discussion is based on the Globaled project, a computer conference that was set up and implemented for the second time, during the Fall 1993 semester. Globaled was first implemented during the Spring of 1992. With the increasing offering of distance education as a graduate discipline in many traditional universities, Globaled, can be seen as a unique way to connect graduate students across States and countries to participate in discussions related to the field of distance education.

Publication Title

Proceedings of the Distance Learning Research Conference

First Page

101

Last Page

117

Language (ISO)

English

Keywords

Computer conferencing, collaborative learning, GlobalEd

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 License
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