Share Paper: Towards Personalised and Adaptive Multimedia in M-learning Systems

  1. Arghir-Nicolae Moldovan, National College of Ireland, Ireland
  2. Cristina Hava Muntean, National College of Ireland, Ireland
Tuesday, October 18 1:30 PM-2:00 PM Lana'i

Abstract: Apart being one of the key factors driving m-learning acceptance, the new generations of powerful and affordable devices also contribute to a fast increase in educational multimedia content consumption. Multimedia content has many benefits for m-learning, but it also poses a number of challenges regarding the content delivery to a multitude of mobile devices with various characteristics over wireless networks with different performance. This paper proposes a solution for enabling multimedia content personalisation based on learner’s device screen resolution, as well as multimedia content adaptation based on the available network bandwidth. Video profiles consisting of recommended encoding parameters are associated ...