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Semantic Web Technologies Applied to E-Learning System

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2012 by IJCA Journal
Volume 47 - Number 10
Year of Publication: 2012
Walid Qassim Qwaider

Walid Qassim Qwaider. Article: Semantic Web Technologies Applied to E-Learning System. International Journal of Computer Applications 47(10):12-17, June 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Walid Qassim Qwaider},
	title = {Article: Semantic Web Technologies Applied to E-Learning System},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {47},
	number = {10},
	pages = {12-17},
	month = {June},
	note = {Full text available}


The e-Learning community is aiming at having much more effective services than what is currently provided by any of the available computer aided tutoring, or learning management systems. The semantic web technology has the potentiality to be applied in different areas. E-Learning is one of the domains which may benefit from this new web technology. In this paper we design Semantic Web technology for realizing sophisticated learning scenarios. First we will see the potential uses of Semantic Web technology in e-Learning, overview of layers of the Semantic Web architecture and Metadata in e-Learning. We will see the advantages of using ontology to describe the learning materials. Also, a conceptual architecture of Semantic e-Learning portal is presented along with some related work.


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