Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Advanced ICT and Education

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Study of Experiment Education Quality Promotion by Building Appointment Management Platform

Xiaoyan Deng, Zhimeng Zhang, Yancong Shi
The main aim of this paper is exploring a new laboratory teaching mode learned from the office automation in recent years. Firstly, analyzing the real requirement in experiment teaching, we build up an open appointment platform for instructors and students. Based on it, we could manage the experiment...

Collaboration through Open Educational Resources Based on the Lost Narrative

Andrea Cristina Versuti, Daniella De Jesus Lima, Daniel David Alves da Silva
This paper aims for discussing the Collaboration through Open Educational Resources based on the narrative of Lost. In order to get it developed, we propose to analyze the concept of Open Educational Resources and Transmedia Storytelling according to the data from the Lost narrative. We also aim to discuss...

Assistive Technologies Summer School:STEM-subjects and robotics

Lena Hoffmann, Sven Franz, Thomas Eilts, Frank Wallhoff
The MINTOL project envisaged a Sum-mer School about robotics and computer science in relation to the STEM-subjects in Oldenburg. The participants, German high school pupils, got a structured ap-proach to concepts of assistive technolo-gies and got to know specific practical examples, respectively with...

An Instructional Design Model Based On the Problem-Based Learning

Corina Musuroi, Ioana Iacob
This paper aims to describe a project of instructional design conceived to promote the principle of student-centered educa-tion. This pattern of education targets the students’ knowledge needs by continu-ously modeling their learning environ-ment. The described model is actually a chal-lenge, a path...

Exercise generation with the system Passarola

José João Almeida, Isabel Araújo, Irene Brito, Nuno Carvalho, Gaspar J. Machado, Rui M. S. Pereira, Georgi Smirnov
A robust multi-domain coverage exercise generation system usually works with an-swers of simple types (e.g. multiple-choice, Boolean, integer, or file compari-son). In this paper we describe Passarola, a simple, yet powerful, exercise genera-tion system and its language that anyone with no computer science...

The Misconceptions Recognized from My Business Studies in China and Abroad

Wenkai Zhou
Four year overseas studies and Chinese background made me be aware of the presence of many misconceptions in the understanding of Chinese business, tradi-tional culture and education. Certain the-ories related to politics or military like “thick face, black heart” and “Sun Tzu on the art of war” are...

Implementation of Interactive Whiteboards into the Educational Systems at Primary and Secondary Schools in the Slovak Republic

Peter Brecka, Monika Olekšáková
The contribution describes interactive whiteboards, their fundamental advantages and disadvantages, types, their deployment in practice in the frame of pedagogical innovations in the system of education in Slovakia and also their possible implementation in primary and secondary schools based on the previously...

A Study on Colleges and Universities Serving Local Economy from the Perspective of Industryuniversityresearch Integration

Huang Mingyue, Yang Guangmin
Industry-university-research integration is a unity which establishes the university-centered integration of education, scientific research and production. This unity is of very practical guiding importance to boost local economy, enhance regional economic vitality, and ensure school running characteristics...

Construction of the Online Test System for Common Basic Course in Colleges

Xiyun Wang, Lei Wang, Dongguo Li
The teaching of common basic course in colleges has several drawbacks, such as teachers' subject and examination-driven approach. If teaching process was shifted from curriculum-centered to student-centered, there was a great improvement in teaching even in education. This paper suggests that it should...

Mining the Change of Fuzzy Quantitative Association Rules for Summative Assessment

Chih-Hong Huang, Tony Cheng-Kui Huang, Shih-Sheng Chen
A learning management system (LSM) prevails and it accumulates an amount of data about the progress of student learning, demographic and students’ background over different sessions. Educators are very concerned about the shifts of unknown relationships among a thousand variables about students in a...

An optimization model based dynamic EVM and its visualization technique for complex projects

Yun Tian, Ying-ying Yuan, Jin-long Cao, Yi-yong Xiao
The supervision of Complex equipment development (CED) projects is facing a lot of challenges in scheduling and cost control. In this paper, we presented a dy-namic earned value management (DEVM) model based on mathematical programming for the real-time forecast of schedule/cost of CED projects. A similarity...

TELL and CALL for ALL: Successful Strategy Use in Second Language Learning

John Paul Loucky
This article reviews studies on ways to help maximize vocabulary and reading development online. Needs of limited English proficiency learners, especially those from East Asia are addressed, with many recommendations given of ESL/ EFL Gold programs with greatest potential to help increase motivation...

From Traditional to Applied:A Case Study in Industrial Engineering Curriculum

Hani Shafeek, Mohammed Aman, Muhammad Marsudi
Applied Industrial Engineering is the application of management and technical skills for the design of new products, integration of production and/or information systems and the improvement of manufacturing processes. The purpose of this case study is to present the results of an initial research study...

Implementation of Virtual Laboratories for a Scientific Distance Game-Competition for Schoolchildren

Posov Ilya, Pozdniakov Sergei
CTE contest is an international scientific distance game-competition for school-children which provides participants with three optimization problems for one week and three software modules (virtual la-boratories) that allow experimenting with problems and automatically save best solutions. After the...

Electronic Agenda Design for a Class with Special Educational Needs

M.E. Cárdenas, P. Villa, R.E. Vargas, L. Vega, R.R. Quintero
General population dependency in tech-nological development makes us realize the urgent to develop also applications that take into account people with special educational needs and other capabilities. We present the design of an “electronic agenda” that provides care of special needs of an Orff class...

Study on the Present and Focus of Ability System for Vocational Teacher

Guiying Guo, Qinglong Zhan
This paper analyzes the current situation of ability system for vocational teacher, and refines the research focus and development trends. The main features of the current situation are isolated studies of various abilities, obvious bias, less empirical research and more theoretical studies. The main...

Unconditionally secure Oblivious Polynomial Evaluation protocol

Li Luyao, Duan Zongtao, Wang Qinglong, Wang Jing, Dai Ming
Oblivious polynomial evaluation is a protocol involving two parties: a sender whose input is a polynomial and a receiver whose input is a value . Most of existing Oblivious Polynomial Evaluation protocols were built based on some cryptographically intractable problems which made them a higher computation...

A Deformed Chessboard Pattern for Automatic Camera Calibration

Shen Cai, Zhuping Zang
Chessboard pattern is popular in most of state-of-the-art camera calibration toolboxes. However, because of its geo-metric symmetry, it results in ambiguous extrinsic parameters or requires manual intervention to select the correct corre-spondences of extracted corners in image. In this paper a deformed...

Methodology of using distributed systems in advanced-level language learning

A. Ovodenko, S. Bezzateev, O. Mukhina, E. Andreeva, A. Ivanova, O. Vlasova, A. Goncova
Development of information and internet technology has led to the appearance of distributed systems in different spheres of human life. Distributed systems are creat-ed to simplify and accelerate business processes, which is relevant in the trans-lation industry. Nowadays for profes-sional translator...

Anomaly Detection for DDoS Attacks Based on Gini Coefficient

Yun Liu, Siyu Jiang, Jiuming Huang
Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) attacks present a very serious threat to the stability of the Internet. In this paper, an anomaly detection method for DDoS attacks based on Gini coefficient is pro-posed. First, Gini coefficient is introduced to measure the inequalities of packet attribution (IP...

On the cultivation mode of undergraduate majoring in agricultural Internet of things

Peng Guo, Naixiang Li
We analyze demand for talents majoring in Internet of things(IOT) according to current IOT education in China and Chi-nese development goal of "Twelfth Five-Year Plan" in agricultural field, then we discuss cultivation mode for undergradu-ate talents and present professional development objective of...

A Work Experience Program for Premedical Students at a Paramedical and Non-medical Workplace in the Hospital Setting in Korea

Soo-Koung Jun
The aim of this study was to develop and to evaluate the students' satisfaction of the work experience learning program at the hospital setting for premedical stu-dents which was applied to 2005-2006. Program was developed in cooperation with hospital authority with reference to the similar cases of...

Project Study Program Development and Satisfaction Survey for Premedical Years at a medical school in Korea

Soo-Koung Jun
The aim of this study was to develop and describe the implementation of the project study program using an evaluation tool with portfolio in the premedical course. In 2006 the structured questionnaire was given out to 46 students in order to explore their opinions and satisfaction. This course was implemented...

Study on UAV Flight State Simulation

Sun Yong, Li Wen-wei, Song Yi, Meng Hong, Li Zeng-lu
Flight state is an important research con-tent of UAV technology, it involves many factors, and simulation is very difficult. Based on the knowledge of relevant mathematical knowledge and flight con-trol theory, a UAV flight control simula-tion method is proposed. The method combining sampling step and...

Grey Fuzzy Comprehensive Judgment of Logistics Enterprise Based on Triangular Module

Qi Limei, Xing Wei
On the basis of the judgment index sys-tem using balanced scorecard, we give grey fuzzy comprehensive judgment of logistics enterprise based on triangular module and give a case analysis.

A Case Study on Value Congruence in Nonprofit Sport Organization

Wu Hongyv, Fan Meiyv, Liu Xingjie
To examine the level of value congruence between individual and their nonprofit sport organization. A single case study design using qualitative and quantitative approaches was adopted. The core values of Jiangxi Fuzhou Football Association Organization are such as: Development, Friendship, Justice and...

A Novel Power Communication Access Network with OFDM-WDM-PON

Shen Wen, Deng Hui, Wang Wei, Hou Gong
In this paper, we propose a novel power communication access network for Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing (OFDM) based WDM-PON. OFDM improved WDM-PON in the flexibility of the bandwidth allocation. The OFDM-WDM-PON can effectively seclude the distribution services from the electricity services....

Exploration of the Sport Injury Characteristics and Reasons of Tennis Amateurs

Liu Yuanhai, Shi Guoying, Yang Gang, Wang Zhihui
By using the method of questionnaire, literature, data statistics and other research methods, a questionnaire survey was carried out among tennis amateurs in Wuhan, Xiaogan, Xianning. On the basis of knowing the current situation of tennis amateur sports injury on the knowledge, we summarize a conclusion...

Study of the Application of the Task-based Approach of the Module of Foreign Trade Negotiation----Take Claim Negotiation for Example

Chunying Weng, Yaya Yuan
Based on the analysis of Task-based Teaching Approach and its practice in Module of Foreign Trade Negotiation in vocational colleges, this paper aims to explore an effective teaching method to improve the enthusiasm of the students and enhance their trade negotiation abili-ties in English with practical...

Exploration of a Curriculum System Reform of Embedded Technology and Application Based on Cloud Services

Tangren Dan, Haihong Yang, He Tao, Yi Li, Huazhong Li
A specialized curriculum system design based on the work process systematization is a kind of design method commonly used in higher vocational education. By taking "necessary" and "enough" as principles, introducing the concept of cloud services and analyzing the professional occupation and capacity...

Expand distance education connotation by the construction of a general education cloud

Xu Zhihong, Gu Junhua, Dong Yongfeng, Zhang Jun, Li Yan
With the development and popularization of cloud computing technology, education cloud appears gradually also. The construction of education cloud has the positive function for modern distance education to refrain from repetitive construction of CAI system and strengthen personalized teaching, remote...

Design of Meter Reading Concentrator Based on METER-BUS

Xuemin Li, Xiaoguang Deng
In this work METER-BUS technology and computer emdedded technology is implemented in intellige remote meter reading system. METER-BUS technology is a kind of field bus technology, which is used to collected data information of meter. A new way is proposed to design a new meter reading concentrator, compared...

Research on the Development of Producer Service Industry in Zhejiang: Situational Analysis and Strategic Suggestions

Chunying Weng
Producer service industry has become an important part of the national economy along with the development of economy, the progress of science and technology and the increasing refinement of social division of labor. As Zhejiang Province is in the strategic transformation stage, de-velopment of producer...

The study on the dimensions of dynamic capability of enterprises

Mingxian Wang, Ran Li
Now dynamic capability is the focus of academic research, but the empirical research of dynamic capability is difficult to study. According to related literature, we prove that the dynamic capability including four dimensions is valid with many theoretical analysis and questionnaire survey of empirical...

The Role of eLearning in Enterprise Training in Australia

Chau Giang
eLearning is one of the essential compo-nents of workplace training in recent im-plementations of enterprise systems at large Australian organisations. Often used in a blended learning approach, eLearn-ing plays a major role in providing basic information to a large number of users in typically short...

A Quest for Knowledge Representation Instruction

Lisa Orszullok, Kathrin Knautz, Simone Soubusta
Given the evidence for a new generation of users – the digital natives, an examina-tion of the factors that impact upon their social and learning behavior, seems war-ranted. In addition to these changes in learning habits, we should pose the ques-tion whether this generation lacks a new form of teaching...

Using mobile devices to leverage student access to collaboratively-generated resources: A case of WhatsApp instant messaging at a South African University

Patient Rambe, Crispen Chipunza
WhatsApp instant messaging has poten-tial to bridge information divides between educators and students. Its capacity to create personalised environments was harnessed to share collectively generated educational resources among previously disadvantaged students (PDS) students at a South African university....

Mediating Effects of Value Congruence on Relationships between Motivation and Organizational Commitment in Nonprofit Sport Organizations

Wu Xiaojun, Zhu Zhiquan, Wu Hongyv
The purpose of this paper is to measure the mediating role of Value Congruence in the relationship between motivation and organizational commitment in non-profit sport organizations. An e-mail sur-vey was conducted with a sample of 223 volunteers in 12 non-profit sport organi-zations in a Jiangxi Province...

Classification of Deep Web Data Sources Based on Feature Weight Estimate

Xiaoqing ZHOU, Jiaxiu SUN, Shubin Wang
The traditional search engine is unable to correct search for the magnanimous information in Deep Web hides. The Web database's classification is the key step which integrates with the Web database classification and retrieves. This article has proposed one kind of classification based on machine learning's...

Moral Dilemmas in Serious Games

Jacqueline Krebs
Why don’t we decide or act in certain situations like we deem it right? Decision-making and acting appropri-ately frequently differs in individual plans, resolutions, principles and attitudes from morality. This mismatch, between verdict and behavior, covers not only all areas of life but counts for...

VIRTUAL MEDIA PRESENTATIONS: THE EXPERIENCE OF LaTIC / UERJ

Sheila Nunes, Marcia Taborda, Carla Dias, Celly Saba, Vinícius Antunes
We present the process of work created by the Laboratory of Information Technologies and Communication - LaTIC, of the Rio de Janeiro State University - UERJ, to develop Virtual Multimedia Presentations (AVM) to different undergraduate courses in face-to-face model. The AVM recognized as are excellent...

Easy and pleasant learning concept in optical design

Ilya Mimorov, Vladimir Vasiliev, Irina Livshits, Roman Anitropov
This is important to understand and take into account when creating new educational programs. ICT plays an important role in this process because current generation is already accustomed to use it in everyday life. "Written" lectures, tutorials and books are much less popular than internet resources....

Research on Exhibition Entity Evaluation Model Based on Green Design

Jingjing Chen, Jinchang Chen
The concept of green exhibition design points out that the main forms of exhibi-tion design are entity design and virtual design. The key variable of green exhibi-tion design is entity based on the "4R" principle. A new exhibition entity evalua-tion model has been proposed based on the energy recovery...

A new evaluation index system of the assessment of higher education in China

Cao Lijuan, Li Meng
A new education index system is required in order to comprehensively improve the quality of higher education and achieve the training goal of applied talents. The education index system should be established by choosing the appropriate assessment methods. These methods could be selected by contrasting...

Student capabilities to utilize m-learning service in new smart devices

Amir Dirin, Marko Nieminen, Mirka Kettunen
A typical gadget that students often carry is a smart phone. Each smart phone brand has often unique features and capabilities. This study reveals how stu-dents perceive these devices when they start-up for the first time and discusses the major gaps among these devices based on students’ usability experiments....

Reform and Exploration of Single Chip Computer Course Teaching Experiment Board

Zhang Fu-yan, Teng Ying-yan
This paper analyses the limitations and shortcomings of existing single chip computer course teaching experiment equipment. For the conveniences of stu-dents to learn and use, enhancing stu-dents' comprehensive ability and quality, the author designed a teaching experi-ment board. The teaching board...

Game-based ICT Project Formulation based on Agile Approach for Skills Development

L. Vega, N. Cancela, R. Quintero, L. Zepeda
The project we proposed seeks to develop in students the skills needed to manage projects that arise in different areas of ICT. In this way, the project can be used in many curriculum courses through the professor´s particular adaptation. Engi-neering and project management subjects can be integrated....

Application of Information and Commu-nication Technology:A Case Study of Teaching Effectiveness

Zhang Jurong, Kong Hshanglan
This paper analyses the application of ICT in teaching and the effectiveness of teaching with ICT with a survey. Data was collected via questionnaire of students in our university. The results show that application of ICT in teaching is becoming a common practice, but more efforts need to be done to...

The interaction of intuition, logic and practice when using the medium of dy¬¬namic mathematics

Yagunova E. B., Korovkin N. V.
Several criteria of improving the effi-ciency of learning / teaching are given. The results of using of modern educa-tional technology is discussed by the ex-ample of addition of vectors.

Network Teaching System and Its Applications in College Mathematics Learning

Yalan Li
This article describes the design concept and its application of the network teach-ing system of College Mathematics. By making use of the flexibility and the two-way interaction of the network multime-dia, the system achieves an organic com-bination of the traditional teaching-learning procedures and...