Culture and E-Learning: Automatic Detection of a Users’ Culture from Survey Data

Kamentz, Elisabeth and Mandl, thomas Culture and E-Learning: Automatic Detection of a Users’ Culture from Survey Data., 2005 . In Fifth International Workshop on Internationalization of Products and Systems (IWIPS 2003), Berlin, Germany, 17-19 July, 2005. (In Press) [Conference paper]


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Knowledge about the culture of a user is especially important for the design of e-learning applications. In the experiment reported here, questionnaire data was used to build machine learning models to automatically predict the culture of a user. This work can be applied to automatic culture detection and subsequently to the adaptation of user interfaces in e-learning.

Item type: Conference paper
Keywords: usability, e-learning, internationalization
Subjects: G. Industry, profession and education. > GH. Education.
C. Users, literacy and reading. > CB. User studies.
D. Libraries as physical collections. > DA. World libraries.
Depositing user: Thomas Mandl
Date deposited: 28 Aug 2006
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:04


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