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CHASEtown - a VLE for the education and training of health care professionals

McMahon, Caron and Cannon, Gerald and Henry, Pamela (2007) CHASEtown - a VLE for the education and training of health care professionals. In: HISI 12th Annual Conference 2007, 21-22 November 2007, Dublin, Ireland.

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CHASEtown is a virtual learning environment aimed at the education and training of healthcare professionals. On the front end the system is based on a location based metaphor which makes for a easy to use GUI while on the back end it is completely flexible, allowing for an imaginative linking of it component parts of location, people and case studies. A unique feature of the system is its ability to trace a case study and patient over time.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Event Type:Conference
Uncontrolled Keywords:E-learning; VLE; multimedia; training;
Subjects:Social Sciences > Education
Social Sciences > Educational technology
Medical Sciences > Health
DCU Faculties and Centres:DCU Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Science and Health > School of Nursing and Human Sciences
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Use License:This item is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License. View License
ID Code:14989
Deposited On:10 Nov 2009 16:49 by Gerald Cannon. Last Modified 10 Nov 2009 16:50

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