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E-learning for project management

Ellis, R, Thorpe, T and Wood, GD 2015, 'E-learning for project management' , Proceedings of the ICE - Civil Engineering, 156 (3) , pp. 137-141.

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Abstract

This paper examines the reasons for the apparent reluctance of civil engineers and other construction professionals to use computer-aided learning on distance-learning programmes and reports on the evaluation of a project-management CD-ROM. It concludes that ‘e-learning’ can be as effective as traditional distance learning and face-to-face teaching, but is best suited to the development of ‘hard’, technically oriented, project management skills than ‘soft’ interpersonal skills.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Paper 12804
Schools: Schools > School of the Built Environment
Journal or Publication Title: Proceedings of the ICE - Civil Engineering
Publisher: Thomas Telford
ISSN: 0965-089X
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Funders: Non funded research
Depositing User: M Takhtravanchi
Date Deposited: 07 Dec 2015 14:40
Last Modified: 25 May 2016 01:38
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/37293

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