On Enhancing Blended-Learning Scenarios through Fuzzy Logic-based Modeling of Users’ LMS Quality of Interaction - The Rare & Contemporary Dance Paradigms

Sofia B. Dias, Leontios J. Hadjileontiadis, José A. Diniz

Abstract

The combination of the process of pedagogical planning within the Blended (b-)learning environment with the users’ quality of interaction (QoI) with the Learning Management System (LMS), serving as an effective feedback, is explored here. The required QoI (both for teachers and students) is estimated by adopting a fuzzy logic-based modeling approach, namely FuzzyQoI, applied to LMS Moodle data from two academic teaching of dance disciplines, including rare and contemporary dances, respectively. The latter are used as paradigms that comply with the educational scenarios of the i-Treasures project (www.i-treasures.eu), which refers to the intangible cultural heritage. Based on documental analysis, the pedagogical design strategies per semester were transcribed to concept maps and the dynamically (per week) estimated QoIs were presented as feedback to the teachers at the end of the first semester, so they could reflect and update their pedagogical planning, anticipating more enhanced QoI at the second one. The results presented here show the beneficial role of QoI to shift the educational scenarios and strategies towards a more dynamic design, yet taking into consideration the inherent tendencies and attitudes of the users’ interaction within the b-learning context.

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B. Dias S., J. Hadjileontiadis L. and A. Diniz J. (2014). On Enhancing Blended-Learning Scenarios through Fuzzy Logic-based Modeling of Users’ LMS Quality of Interaction - The Rare & Contemporary Dance Paradigms . In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: IAMICH, (VISIGRAPP 2014) ISBN 978-989-758-004-8, pages 765-772. DOI: 10.5220/0004861507650772


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@conference{iamich14,
author={Sofia B. Dias and Leontios J. Hadjileontiadis and José A. Diniz},
title={On Enhancing Blended-Learning Scenarios through Fuzzy Logic-based Modeling of Users’ LMS Quality of Interaction - The Rare & Contemporary Dance Paradigms},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: IAMICH, (VISIGRAPP 2014)},
year={2014},
pages={765-772},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0004861507650772},
isbn={978-989-758-004-8},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 2: IAMICH, (VISIGRAPP 2014)
TI - On Enhancing Blended-Learning Scenarios through Fuzzy Logic-based Modeling of Users’ LMS Quality of Interaction - The Rare & Contemporary Dance Paradigms
SN - 978-989-758-004-8
AU - B. Dias S.
AU - J. Hadjileontiadis L.
AU - A. Diniz J.
PY - 2014
SP - 765
EP - 772
DO - 10.5220/0004861507650772