Development of Web-Based Interactive Educational System Replacing the Traditional Textbook Based Instructional Approach
The UTA CARES Grant Program, sponsored by UTA Libraries, was established in 2017 to support open education. In 2017, UTA Libraries awarded a UTA CARES Grant totaling $5,000 to Dr. Sharareh Kermanshachi, Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering. The grant supported creation of an OER to replace the commercial textbook previously used in a graduate-level civil engineering course on risk management. Dr. Kermanshachi’s original OER is available at https://sites.google.com/site/constructionmanagement5350/industry-based-risks-1/11111. A Pressbooks version of this OER is forthcoming from Mavs Open Press.
Analysis and Assessment of Graduate Students’ Perception and Academic Performance Using Open Educational Resource (OER) Course Materials (ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, 2018)Dr. Kermanshachi presented a conference paper about her UTA CARES grant project at the 2018 Annual American Society for Engineering Education Conference. She was also awarded a 2018-19 OER Research Fellowship from the Open ...
Final Report: Development of Web-Based Interactive Educational System Replacing the Traditional Textbook Based Instructional Approach (2018)Dr. Sharareh Kermanshachi, Assistant Professor in UTA's Department of Civil Engineering, received a UTA CARES grant in 2017. The grant supported creation of an OER to replace the commercial textbook previously used in a ...