Title Integrated Systems for Information Technologies more GREEN
Project Number 2013-1-IT1-LEO05-03999
Product On-line e-learning platform and materials
Title On-line e-learning platform and materials
Product Type open and distance learning
The learning platform required for IS IT GREEN project must be established, stable, reliable, accessible from anywhere at any time, flexible, easy to navigate and locate components, quick to upload files and assignments, provide contextual help and learner control, and support ease of course development including importing and updating content and exporting reports and grades. The evaluation of the suitability of MOODLE for the project aims is that LMS online course site should be developed using MOODLE’s most current version.
The features of MOODLE, found during the research and the evaluation of the LMS proved that MOODLE is best fitted to be IS IT GREEN Learning Management System.
The on-line e-learning platform is a learning management system (LMS) and for the purposes of the project was selected to be the open-source MOODLE, because it has powerful facilities for creation and managements of courses, testing and other means for contacts and feedbacks from the learners and provide additional plug-ins for wide range of functionality and functions.
The on-line e-learning platform allows to manage a set of on-line e-learning materials on how to carry out an IT/IS systems energy audit, develop an energy management strategy and implement energy efficiency practices.
MOODLE is neither operating system nor browser dependent so courses can be accessed from anywhere learners have an Internet connection. Accessibility Standards are concerned with “design qualities that endeavour to make online learning available to all by ensuring that the way it is implemented does not create unnecessary barriers however the student may interact with their computer”.
The main functionalities of IS IT GREEN MOODLE e-learning platform are:
- Access independent
- Accessibility standards
- Easy of Use and Reliability
- Competency and performance management
- Built-in content development tools
- Built-in content management tools
- Average number of report templates
- Built-in collaboration tools
- Languages supported
- SCORM certified/conformant.
Target group IT experts, IS professionals and IT/IS managers in SMEs across Europe
Result Result R12
Area of application ICT