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Challenges and Opportunities of Computer-Based Learning for Senior Citizens

Challenges and Opportunities of Computer-Based Learning for Senior Citizens
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Author(s): Panayiotis Zaphiris (City University, UK) and Sri Kurniawan (UMIST, UK)
Copyright: 2009
Pages: 6
Source title: Encyclopedia of Distance Learning, Second Edition
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Patricia L. Rogers (Bemidji State University, USA), Gary A. Berg (California State University Channel Islands (Retired), USA), Judith V. Boettcher (Designing for Learning, USA), Caroline Howard (HC Consulting, USA), Lorraine Justice (Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong) and Karen D. Schenk (K. D. Schenk and Associates Consulting, USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-60566-198-8.ch035

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Abstract

This entry starts with an argument on how computerbased learning (CBL) can benefit senior citizens, then reviews the effects of aging on CBL. It finally discusses how the CBL material should be designed for senior citizens to facilitate their learning experience.

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