Title: IMPACT OF A FORM OF ONLINE MATERIALS ON THE QUALITY OF EDUCATION – A CASE STUDY

Issue Number: Vol. 3, No. 1
Year of Publication: 2013
Page Numbers: 43-49
Authors: Blanka Frydrychova Klimova, Petra Poulova
Journal Name: International Journal of Digital Information and Wireless Communications (IJDIWC)
- Hong Kong

Abstract:


With a massive arrival of information technologies in the past quarter century there has been a change of the set processes in the society. These changes concerns also education. Online courses are nowadays well established forms of learning and teaching all over the world. They are used as supporting courses of traditional classes, as complementary courses of hybrid or blended courses or pure online courses. Although they cannot fully replace a teacher, they are now becoming a powerful tool in the educational process, both formal and informal. Nevertheless, in all cases they must be designed well to attract and motivate students to work and study the uploaded information. Therefore, this article focuses on the analysis of online materials and their impact on the process of learning.