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dc.contributor.authorKaiiali, Mustafa
dc.contributor.authorOzkaya, Armagan
dc.contributor.authorAltun, Halis
dc.contributor.authorHaddad, Hatem
dc.contributor.authorAlier Forment, Marc
dc.contributor.otherUniversitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Enginyeria de Serveis i Sistemes d'Informació
dc.identifier.citationKaiiali, M., Ozkaya, A., Altun, H., Haddad, H., Alier, M. Designing a secure exam management system (SEMS) for m-learning environments. "IEEE transactions on learning technologies", 3 Febrer 2016, vol. 9, núm. 3, p. 258-271.
dc.description.abstractM-learning has enhanced the e-learning by making the learning process learner-centered. However, enforcing exam security in open environments where each student has his/her own mobile/tablet device connected to a Wi-Fi network through which it is further connected to the Internet can be one of the most challenging tasks. In such environments, students can easily exchange information over the network during exam time. This paper aims to identify various vulnerabilities that may violate exam security in m-learning environments and to design the appropriate security services and countermeasures that can be put in place to ensure exam security. It also aims to integrate the resulting secure exam system with an existing, open-source, and widely accepted Learning Management System (LMS) and its service extension to the m-learning environment, namely “the Moodbile Project”.
dc.format.extent14 p.
dc.subjectÀrees temàtiques de la UPC::Ensenyament i aprenentatge::TIC's aplicades a l'educació
dc.subject.lcshMobile communication systems in education
dc.subject.otherAccess control
dc.subject.otherExam engine
dc.subject.otherLearning Management System
dc.titleDesigning a secure exam management system (SEMS) for m-learning environments
dc.subject.lemacComunicacions mòbils, Sistemes de, en l'educació
dc.contributor.groupUniversitat Politècnica de Catalunya. SUSHITOS - Grup de recerca en serveis per a tecnologies d'informació socials, ubiqües i humanístiques, i per a software lliure
dc.description.peerreviewedPeer Reviewed
dc.rights.accessOpen Access
dc.description.versionPostprint (author's final draft)
upcommons.citation.authorKaiiali, M., Ozkaya, A., Altun, H., Haddad, H., Alier, M.
upcommons.citation.publicationNameIEEE transactions on learning technologies

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