Accession Number : ADA336829

Title :   Analysis, Design, and Implementation of a Web-Based Training System for Multi-Criteria Decision Support, Integrating Hypertext, Multimedia-Based Case Studies and Training Software

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Klein, Donald E. ; Mallory, Christine A. ; Safstrom, David W.

PDF Url : ADA336829

Report Date : SEP 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 110

Abstract : The objective of the study is to propose a new learning medium, which takes advantage of the latest developments in computer based training (CBT) and the World Wide Web as an innovative mode for delivering education. The key research focus of this thesis is the design of the framework to best combine hypertext technology, computer based training functionality's and interactive multimedia to enhance learning effectiveness. This research also focuses on the interactive multimedia to enhance learning effectiveness. Additionally, this research incorporates the migration and enhancement of a multiple criteria decision support textbook from print media to electronic media. Lessons learned from this development effort will be used to derive a general framework for developing integrated web based CBT tools. A multimedia training module prototype developed during this research can be viewed at HTTP://WWW.CIMNET.NPS.NAVY.COM/COOP.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER AIDED INSTRUCTION, *INTERNET, *DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, COMPUTER COMMUNICATIONS, THESES, INTERACTIVE GRAPHICS, MAN COMPUTER INTERFACE, HYPERTEXT, TRAINING MANAGEMENT, INDIVIDUALIZED TRAINING.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE