Emerald Article: Atlantis University:a new pedagogical approach beyond e-learning Udo Bleimann
To cite this document: Udo Bleimann, (2004),"Atlantis University:a new pedagogical approach beyond e-learning", Campus-Wide Information Systems, Vol. 21 Iss: 5 pp. 191 - 195 Permanent link to this document: http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/10650740410567536 Downloaded on: 07-11-2012 References: This document contains references to 11 other documents Citations: This document has been cited by 4 other documents To copy this document: firstname.lastname@example.org This document has been downloaded 694 times since 2005. *
Users who downloaded this Article also downloaded: *
Emory M. Craig, (2007),"Changing paradigms: managed learning environments and Web 2.0", Campus-Wide Information Systems, Vol. 24 Iss: 3 pp. 152 - 161 http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/10650740710762185 Philip Uys, Cheddi Kiravu, John Mothibi, (2004),"Implementing the LASO model: development of a pilot online course at the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Botswana", Campus-Wide Information Systems, Vol. 21 Iss: 3 pp. 125 - 131 http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/10650740410544027 Irakli Gvaramadze, (2011),"Developing generic competences in online virtual education programmes at the University of Deusto", Campus-Wide Information Systems, Vol. 29 Iss: 1 pp. 4 - 20 http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/10650741211192028
Access to this document was granted through an Emerald subscription provided by MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY For Authors: If you would like to write for this, or any other Emerald publication, then please use our Emerald for Authors service. Information about how to choose which publication to write for and submission guidelines are available for all. Please visit www.emeraldinsight.com/authors for more information. About Emerald www.emeraldinsight.com With over forty years' experience, Emerald Group Publishing is a leading independent publisher of global research with impact in business, society, public policy and education. In total, Emerald publishes over 275 journals and more than 130 book series, as well as an extensive range of online products and services. Emerald is both COUNTER 3 and TRANSFER compliant. The organization is a partner of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and also works with Portico and the LOCKSS initiative for digital archive preservation. *Related content and download information correct at time of download.
Atlantis University: a new pedagogical approach beyond e-learning Udo Bleimann
Education is increasingly decisive for our societies. Consequently, many people are looking for new ideas in the area of learning and teaching. Atlantis University is one such ambitious project; it combines three different types of learning and teaching to form a single package for offer to all customers (Figure 1), be they are full-time students or people in the workplace. The three pillars of this university form a new paradigm for higher education development, delivery, support and assessment using Advanced Technology for Learning in a Net based Information Society (Atlantis). Atlantis University is an international partnership involving nine universities and companies from the European Union (EU) and USA, and is committed to developing an innovative high-quality institution with common branding. The idea evolved from long-term experience in face-to-face (f2f) and project-based teaching as well as several e-learning (e-L) research projects (Furnell et al., 1998, 1999; Stengel et al., 2003). First practical solutions have already been developed within the last two years (see section 5).
Udo Bleimann is Managing Director, Institute of Applied Informatics Darmstadt (aida), University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany.
Learning methods, Virtual organizations, Universities
Atlantis University is an ambitious...