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					Tutor: Stirred not Shaken
  Teaching & Learning
       The Tutor System
The Tutor System is a web based
system where lecturers can make
interactive revision aids to help student
learning with the minimum of effort for
themselves.
Tutor can also: maintain lists of
students in classes, send bulk emails to
those students, support real-time
conferences, and many other
administrative functions.
        The Tutor System
 On-Line   Tutoring System
   Support and enhancement of teaching and
    learning
   24 hour access to active teaching
   Asynchronous Learning Tool
 Completely   Web-based
   Both Authoring and Use
   Simple Interface
   Usable by Computer Novices
         The Tutor System
  Tutor can be found on the internet at

http://www.wmin.ac.uk/~mcshand/TUTOR/index2.ht
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          The Tutor System is:
        The Tutor System

 Developed   in-house
 Implemented Ross Clement/Antonio
  Borraccino
 Co-ordinated Dalene McShane
 Existing systems not flexible enough,
  not autonomous
 Developed to meet existing needs, not
  dictate teaching methodology
            The Tutor System

 InteractiveOn-Line Revision Aids
 Multi-Choice
    Including Images and Hot-Spots
 Fill   In The Blanks
    Ability to communicate with Instructor
    Can receive feedback, and train the
     system
 Easy to use web-based programming
  language
            The Tutor System

 Editing   Security
   Staff Login Name and Password
   Used for creating ‘Resources’
 Access    Security
   Available to all
   Available inside university
      Dynamic Intranet
   Available to students on ‘class lists’
      Student Passwords
        The Tutor System
         to Include Staff/Student
 Expanded
 Communication
   Email/Conferences
   Human feedback for revision
 Student-Maintainable Accounts
 Secure web-publishing of assessment
  results
 Automatic Marking of on-line tests
 Easy selection of page designs,
  including sound and animations
           The Tutor System
 Currently   in use
   Antonio Borraccino
      Teaching all levels of Italian Language from ab
       initio to advanced
   Ross Clement
      Teaching various Artificial Intelligence courses,
       including Knowledge Acquisition and Intelligent
       Agents
   Magdalene McShane
      Post-Graduate Diploma in Education
 Single   Tool for a wide range of subjects

				
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