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Course Web Site Development

Examples of Web-Based Courses

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Development Tools

Public domain scripts for developing Course Homepages

  • SimpleStart
    UNC-Chapel Hill's scripts for creating and administering class websites using GNU (public domain version of "Webcourse in a Box"). Includes faculty homepage builder and course homepage builder online tools.
  • Facilitating faculty/student collaboration on the Internet
    A UPenn web guide to electronic tools available for such collaboration.
  • UCLA ClassWeb Project
    ClassWeb is a set of programs that enable administration of class websites with limited hassle.

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Commercial Course Homepage Packages

  • CourseInfo
  • WebCourse in a Box
    Commercial version of UNC-Chapel Hill's shareware listed above.
  • TopClass
    From WBT Systems (formally known as WEST) and originally developed at SUNY.
  • WebCT
    The package SIMS is currently using.
  • Librarian
    Developed by Asymetrix.

Online Discussion Support

  • Newsgroup Help Page -
  • Discus
    A free WWW discussion board software package that can be installed on a unix, Windows 95/98, or Windows NT web server.
  • Web Crossing
    Web-based discussion group software.
  • SpeakEasy
    Marcia Linn's Knowledge Integration Environment Project.

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Quiz Builders

  • Tutorial Gateway
    The "tutorial gateway" is a filter for a CGI-compliant HTTP server that makes it slightly easier to develop tutorial style questions and have them presented by most Web browsers. The person viewing a question can supply an answer, have that answer evaluated by the gateway, and receive a response appropriate to the answer.
  • Review Automated Generation System (RAGS)
    The RAGS system has been developed to provide an easy-to-use interface for generating interactive Web-based tutorials and review question sets.

Databases for the Web

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Web Curriculum Support at UC Berkeley

  • Non-WebCT course account request
    UCB FISC Course web site account request form for non-WebCT course web sites. Requests must include the professor's birthdate and UCB-ID number, so the best way is to send the URL to the professor and ask them to complete the request form.
  • WebCT course account request
    UCB FISC Course web site account request form for WebCT course web sites.Requests must include the professor's birthdate and UCB-ID number, so the best way is to send the URL to the professor and ask them to complete the request form.
  • A/V equipped classroom info
    Sometimes professors want to use their course web site to provide multimedia content in their classrooms. Check this page to see if they are scheduled to teach in a room with A/V capacity or to check A/V room availability.
  • Web services for the Berkeley Campus
    If a client needs something that we can't provide, you might try this list (it is maintained by the WebNet group).
  • ITP's Ensemble Project
    ITP's long-term plan for Internet-based instructional services to faculty (last updated 2/9/97).

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Distance Learning

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