CS-403 Advanced Authoring Techniques-- Computer-Aided-Instruction

Taught by Netiva Caftori

Office: CLS 3025; tel: 773/442-4718

Northeastern Illinois University

To change grades...

Related Sites

  • Introduction to Media Computation
  • A guide to Web Programming, best in town...:)
  • See a good simple example of a page well done (about doctors in 1900, 1950, 1998)
  • To learn Python language in a day by yourself. A neat language.
  • Education for an Information Age, our textbook by Bernard Poole on-line.
  • To download FTP (File Transfer protocol).
  • Lecture on HTML from a colleague.
  • Create moving red letters
  • Podium, a presentation tool.
  • Serf, a web-based distance education environment.
  • -Beginning Active Server Pages 3.0 ISBN 1861003382

    ASP related info Avril Corbin avrilc@wrox.com

  • Faculty summer Institute 1998 links
  • To develop web-based courses
  • Courseware Evaluation Models & CAI
  • You may look at some
    • References from Wiley New Media Labs. Evoking the Visualization Experience in Computer-Assisted Geographic Education.
    • A great site for Multi-Media Authoring Systems is
    • MMAS FAQ
    • Another site for page creation is
    • NEIU HTML Home Page

      To download

    • Podium from the internet, and/or get more information about it.

      And yet one more for

    • here on campus.
  • Find more about

  • Impact of technology on education
  • Asynchronous learning, by the Sloan foundation at UIUC.
  • And check a multimedia article by someone at UIC.
  • You can easily extract one of the frames using a gif animation program. There are several available for download. The Giffy Animator (available at is the easiest to use that I've seen so far. The user interface is designed for kids, so you may not like the program aesthetically, but it is a great program and will do the job easily.


  • animated gif images (and it's not )
  • this animated site too.

    The following animations were made by Royalef and his friends in the site above:

    star rolling

    fish swimming

    hot air ballon

    mirror turning

  • Click on this one for a great animation

    For great fractal images (to download),

  • chaos, complexity theory, artificial intelligence, genetic algorithm, and more.

    For information on

  • ETLT (Enhancing Teaching and Learning with Technology)

    For information on

  • Macromedia authoring tool.
  • A tentative Schedule for CS-303 for Fall '96.

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