Erla Morales, Francisco García, Ángela Barrón Ruiz



Although LO management is an interesting subject to study due to the current interoperability potential, it is not promoted very much because a number of issues remain to be resolved. LOs need to be designed to achieve educational goals, and the metadata schema must have the kind of information to make them reusable in other contexts. This paper presents a pilot project in the design, implementation and evaluation of learning objects in the field of university education, with a specific focus on the development of a metadata typology and quality evaluation tool, concluding with a summary and analysis of the end results.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Morales E., García F. and Barrón Ruiz Á. (2008). RESEARCH ON LEARNING-OBJECT MANAGEMENT . In Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS, ISBN 978-989-8111-37-1, pages 559-562. DOI: 10.5220/0001710705590562

in Bibtex Style

author={Erla Morales and Francisco García and Ángela Barrón Ruiz},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS,
SN - 978-989-8111-37-1
AU - Morales E.
AU - García F.
AU - Barrón Ruiz Á.
PY - 2008
SP - 559
EP - 562
DO - 10.5220/0001710705590562