Using multimedia objects in online learning environment

GÜMÜŞ S., Okur M. R.

2nd World Conference on Educational Sciences (WCES-2010), İstanbul, Turkey, 4 - 08 February 2010, vol.2, pp.5157-5161 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 2
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.03.838
  • City: İstanbul
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.5157-5161
  • Keywords: Multimedia, multimedia tools, online learning
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes


In parallel with the technologic developments in face to face learning environments, development of online learning is continuing rapidly. The use of online learning environments are increasing gradually and multimedia tools which are used in content are becoming more enriched. Text, audio, video and motions can be described as multimedia. In parallel with the gradual broadening of internet infrastructure in 21st century, text based lesson contents are replaced with contents which are audible, visual and having high interaction with the user. Thus learners can find the opportunity of reaching more effective and interesting lesson contents. In this research, multimedia tools which are used in online learning environments discussed and production process are discussed with the examples. (C) 2010 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.