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    Computer-Aided Learning in Artificial Neural Networks


    Ringwood, John and Galvin, G. (2002) Computer-Aided Learning in Artificial Neural Networks. IEEE Transactions on Education, 45 (4). pp. 380-387. ISSN 0018-9359

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    Abstract

    This paper describes the development and evaluation of a computer-aided learning (CAL) package for a graduate course in artificial neural networks (ANNs). The package has been evaluated over a period of two academic years, both as an educational supplement to a conventional lecture course and as a completely self-sufficient, remotely taught course. The course is accessed via the World Wide Web (WWW). The course features Java applets for animation/demonstration purposes, employing the MATLAB computational engine for interactive examples and assignments. In an effort to provide a classroom-like environment, an interactive discussion forum is provided, along with weekly lecture summaries from the conventional lecture course. Automatically marked question pools are available for self-assessment.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Artificial neural networks (ANNs); computer- aided learning (CAL); MATLAB; online learning; World Wide Web;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Electronic Engineering
    Item ID: 9506
    Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1109/TE.2002.804401
    Depositing User: Professor John Ringwood
    Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2018 14:32
    Journal or Publication Title: IEEE Transactions on Education
    Publisher: IEEE
    Refereed: Yes
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