Share Paper: Framework for Designing an OILE for Complex Dynamic Systems

  1. Aklilu Tilahun Tadesse, University of Bergen, Norway
Thursday, June 28 4:45 PM-5:15 PM Vondelpark

Abstract: This paper presents the framework underlying the design of an online interactive learning environment for complex dynamic systems, including the rationale for the design and its research underpinnings. The design framework is discussed in detail, as are the three key domain elements of importance for the design: a fading scaffolding instructional method adopted in the design, instructional techniques used to implement the chosen method — storytelling, repeated trial, intensive feedback & item branching, and a web-based instructional tool developed to integrate the chosen method and techniques. The general structure of the learning environment, its online delivery, and its assessment strategies ...