Proposer: Sonia Berman
Brief Description: This project will use free and open source software to produce a novel learning environment. The targeted market can range from primary school children to adults, and the material from basic knowledge such as good nutrition habits to specific subjects such as poetry or SQL. User-centred design will be important as will appropriate evaluation of the final product.
Computer Science Content: Databases, HCI, e-Learning
Specific Learning Outcomes: dealing with multimedia data; working with end users
Skills Required by Team as a Whole:
Theory: No theoretical component
Implementation: The focus is on design, implementation and validation of software. Experimental design is also expected.
Facilities needed: No special requirements.
Supervision: Weekly meetings with students
Number of Students: 2 or 3