[LON-CAPA-users] export of capa to WebCT
Thu, 5 May 2005 12:07:02 -0400
On May 5, 2005, at 11:44 AM, Stuart Raeburn wrote:
> Export of LON-CAPA problems to WebCT is complicated by the fact that
> WebCT supports a restricted set of problem types (Calculated,
> Matching, Multiple Choice, String and Paragraph), compared with
> LON-CAPA. In addition, LON-CAPA permits the creation of composite
> problems that may include responses of a wide variety of types. So
> although it would be possible to export simple types of LON-CAPA
> problems to WebCT, more complex types (including those using
> condirional blocks etc.), or those involving dynamic plots,
> click-on-image, randomly labelled images etc. would not migrate from
> one system to the other.
... and then, of course, there are a lot of randomization features that
WebCT doesn't have.