http://www.tu-ilmenau.de

Logo TU Ilmenau


INHALTE

Student projects

Topic

Conception of a framework to parameterize and organize e-learning tasks

Kind of work:
Diploma Thesis
Supervisor:
Dr.-Ing. Heinz- Dietrich Wuttke
Students:
Thomas Bärwinkel
Status:
finished
Abstract:
In the first part of this diploma thesis an XML-structure for storing tasks in the area of electrical engeneering is designed. The structure facilitates the parametrization of particular values within a task. Because of standardisation the LOM-standard is integrated into the structure.
In the second part of this diploma thesis a framework for storage, administration and processing of the tasks is developed. Because of the modular architecture the reusability, extensibility and interchangeability of particular components is guaranteed. For persistence an XML-database is used, which stores the particular tasks as a collection inside a container.
To access the datasets over the internet a webservice-interface is designed. This interface ensures an access, which is independent of the programing language or platform. The XML-publishing-framework Cocoon accesses the collection of tasks through the webservice-interface and transforms the XML-structure in miscellaneous output formats like HTML, PDF or WAP.