Virtual-U is produced by TeleLearning for online course delivery. It is easy to use and meticulously planned to scaffold knowledge building and collaboration. Virtual-U is being tested in many institutions across Canada and abroad, involving over 150 instructors. More than 230 courses from over 30 disciplines of all fields of knowledge have already been delivered using the software. The Virtual-U trials represent the largest field research on online educational delivery systems in the world and are generating powerful data on instructional designs, impact on instructor and learner workload, satisfaction and practice, quality of learning, assessment issues and drop-out rates.
Keywords: learning management system course management system cms lms virtualU
Focus Area: Teaching and Learning
Scope: Global
Resource Type: Software, Hardware, Services
Entry Date: April 26, 2001