Towards Adapting Sakai for e-Learning Provider

Jyoti Chauhan, Khulan Batbayar, Richa Sharma, Deepika Sharma, Divya Popli, Naveen Kumar, Anita Goel


Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is an emerging method in online education. Sakai is a popular open source platform widely used by e-learning providers to offer MOOC. Sakai provides a set of collaborative tools for teachers, learners and researchers to support teaching, learning and research. For using Sakai, the e-learning provider needs to customize and adapt the interface of Sakai, like, banner, logo, background color etc. to suit their requirement. This paper presents the development of a tool named SkinChanger that facilitates customizing of Sakai interface, based on need of the e-learning provider. SkinChanger customizes the appearance of Sakai body, header and footer. It facilitates skin changing by providing a user friendly interface. SkinChanger is component-based tool and can be plug-in. This paper illustrates the use of tool to customize the Sakai interface for University of Delhi.


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Paper Citation

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Chauhan J., Batbayar K., Sharma R., Sharma D., Popli D., Kumar N. and Goel A. (2015). Towards Adapting Sakai for e-Learning Provider . In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 1: CSEDU, ISBN 978-989-758-107-6, pages 306-314. DOI: 10.5220/0005446603060314

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author={Jyoti Chauhan and Khulan Batbayar and Richa Sharma and Deepika Sharma and Divya Popli and Naveen Kumar and Anita Goel},
title={Towards Adapting Sakai for e-Learning Provider},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 1: CSEDU,},

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JO - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Computer Supported Education - Volume 1: CSEDU,
TI - Towards Adapting Sakai for e-Learning Provider
SN - 978-989-758-107-6
AU - Chauhan J.
AU - Batbayar K.
AU - Sharma R.
AU - Sharma D.
AU - Popli D.
AU - Kumar N.
AU - Goel A.
PY - 2015
SP - 306
EP - 314
DO - 10.5220/0005446603060314