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hypermedia:

see hypertexthypertext,
technique for organizing computer databases or documents to facilitate the nonsequential retrieval of information. Related pieces of information are connected by preestablished or user-created links that allow a user to follow associative trails across the database.
..... Click the link for more information.
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hypermedia

[′hī·pər‚mē·dē·ə]
(computer science)
Hypertext-based systems that combine data, text, graphics, video, and sound.

hypermedia

hypermedia

The use of hyperlinks, regular text, graphics, audio and video to provide an interactive, multimedia presentation. All the various elements are linked, enabling the user to move from one to another. See hypertext and adaptive hypermedia.
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Instructors can also use hypermedia tools, the fourth category of WBPT, to support the use of task strategies and help seeking (key processes of the performance and self-reflection phases).
Two approaches can be used to assist individuals with ADHD in accessing the hypermedia environments: accommodations that educators can implement and cognitive support within the hypermedia instruction.
HYPERMEDIA s technical approach consists of the following activities:
Literature examining the relationship between hypermedia and motivation suggests that students' use of hypermedia can increase their motivation toward learning (Liu & Pederson, 1998).
Because they enhance teacher development in ways that may not be possible using other instructional tools, hypermedia applications in particular have grown in popularity among teacher educators.
However this book does provide a well-researched, detailed analysis of the use of hypermedia to engage, motivate and enthuse students with the aim of improving student learning outcomes.
Sailing Perseus: Instructional strategies for hypermedia in the classics.
Further sections illustrate the cost and time effectiveness of MTeach in a case study of didactic hypermedia production.
Retailers and vendors could put entire product lines online, similar to Internet catalogs, but HyperMedia can take that to another, more valuable level, said Aaron.
It allows a great deal of control over information and handles tracking, outlining, text retrieval and hypermedia tasks equally well.
Negroponte explains the hows and implications of our electronic future, from web sites to hypermedia.
At QCon, Amundsen will provide his first-hand experience in application development on hypermedia APIs during his session, "Real-Life Stories on Building Hypermedia APIs.