• The Accessibility of Chinese Social Media for People with Visual Impairments – the case of Weibo 

      Liu, Zhifeng (Master thesis, 2017)
      Weibo is one of the most widely used social media in China. It is the Chinese Twitter, which allow users to post 140 Chinese characters. Weibo has 100 million daily active users. People usually use it to get news and share ...
    • The Accessibility of MOOCs for Blind Learners 

      Krolak, Aleksandra; Chen, Weiqin; Sanderson, Norun Christine; Kessel, Siri (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM);, Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The development of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) has provided unique learning opportunities for many people. In the meantime, the lack of accessibility in some MOOCs has also created barriers for ...
    • Are Norwegian academic librarians ready to share usage data for learning analytics? 

      Hoel, Tore; Chen, Weiqin; Gregersen, Anne-Berit (Nordic Journal of Information Literacy in Higher Education, NORIL;10(1), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      University libraries offer services that generate data about how students and faculty use knowledge sources and engage with teaching and learning. In an era of Big Data there is mounting pressure ...
    • Designing Nostalgic Tangible User Interface Application for Elderly People 

      Bong, Way Kiat; Chen, Weiqin (Lecture Notes in Computer Science;Volume 12377, Chapter; Conference object; Peer reviewed, 2020-09-04)
      Our elderly population faces challenges in accepting and using new digital technology, and tangible user interface (TUI) can contribute as a more intuitive user interface in addressing these challenges. Studies have shown ...
    • Exploring Tangible User Interface for homedwelling older people: Technology acceptance, social interaction and quality of life 

      Bong, Way Kiat (OsloMet Avhandling 2020;Nr 13, Doctoral thesis; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      Background: Quality of life is an important area of concern reflecting the health status and well-being of older people. It is a multidimensional concept, and older people often value social relationships as important ...
    • Exploring tangible user interface for social interaction and quality of life: The experiences of home-dwelling older adults 

      Bong, Way Kiat; Chen, Weiqin; Bergland, Astrid (Gerontechnology;Vol. 20, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020-08)
      Background: Social relationships are an important element in our quality of life, and good social interaction can contribute to flourishing social relationships. Information and com-munications technology (ICT) has been ...
    • Gesture-Based Applications for Elderly People 

      Chen, Weiqin (Lecture Notes in Computer Science;4, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      According to the literature, normal ageing is associated with a decline in sensory, perceptual, motor and cognitive abilities. When designing applications for elderly people, it is crucial to take into consideration the ...
    • Heuristic evaluations of the accessibility of learning management systems (LMSs) as authoring tools for teachers 

      Chen, Weiqin; Sanderson, Norun Christine; Kessel, Siri; Królak, Aleksandra (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      With the development of e-education and e-society it is important for information and communication systems and services to be equally accessible to all users, including people with disabilities. Learning Management Systems ...
    • Historical Oslo on a handheld device - a mobile augmented reality application 

      Chen, Weiqin (Procedia Computer Science;35, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-09)
      Mobile augmented reality (AR) applications can provide just-in-time information based on the user's preferences and context and thus improve the tourist experience. Due to various problems, the potential of this technology ...
    • Integrating multiple data sources for learning analytics—review of literature 

      Samuelsen, Jeanette; Chen, Weiqin; Lillehaug, Barbara Wasson (Research and Practice in Technology Enhanced Learning (RPTL);14, Article number: 11 (2019), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-08-28)
      Learning analytics (LA) promises understanding and optimization of learning and learning environments. To enable richer insights regarding questions related to learning and education, LA solutions should be able to integrate ...
    • Integrating multiple data sources for learning analytics—review of literature 

      Samuelsen, Jeanette; Chen, Weiqin; Wasson, Barbara (Research and Practice in Technology Enhanced Learning;14, Article number: 11 (2019), Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-07-26)
      Learning analytics (LA) promises understanding and optimization of learning and learning environments. To enable richer insights regarding questions related to learning and education, LA solutions should be able to integrate ...
    • Integrating universal design and accessibility into computer science curricula: A review of literature and practices in Europe 

      Nishchyk, Anna; Chen, Weiqin (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics;256, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      The absence of accessibility in many ICT systems and products indicates insufficient accessibility competence among designers, developers and project managers. Higher education institutions play an important role in raising ...
    • Interaction between Standardisation and Research in Drafting an International Specification on Learning Analytics 

      Hoel, Tore; Chen, Weiqin (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Interoperability standards are key enablers for widespread adoption of learning technologies, e.g., new data-driven analytics of learning, an application domain explored in a case study presented in this paper. ...
    • Interaction Between Standardisation and Research: A Case Study 

      Hoel, Tore; Chen, Weiqin (International Journal of Standardization Research (IJSR);Volume 16 • Issue 1 • January-June 2018, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Standards-making is a design practice that relies on input from research and end-users, involving experts that represent diverse stakeholders spread all over the globe. However, the standards-setting culture and formal ...
    • Knowledge-aware learning analytics for smart learning 

      Chen, Weiqin (Procedia Computer Science;Volume 159, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      With the increasing development and adoption of digital technologies for education, more data gathered from educational contexts are being analyzed to give actionable insights to stakeholders. As a data-driven approach for ...
    • Making Learning Materials Accessible in Higher Education-Attitudes Among Technology Faculty Members 

      Chen, Weiqin; Sanderson, Norun Christine; Kessel, Siri (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics;Volume 256: Transforming our World Through Design, Diversity and Education, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      With the increasing popularity of digital technologies, more and more digital learning materials are available in education. However, making digital learning materials accessible to diverse students can be a challenging ...
    • A mobile app supporting exercise adherence for people with Parkinson's disease 

      Upsahl, Kristoffer; Vistven, Annette Faber; Bergland, Astrid; Chen, Weiqin (Lecture Notes in Computer Science;Volume 10897, Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-06-26)
      Researches have shown that physical exercise in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) is an effective method reduce or limit the progress of the disease and improve physical and psychological health. However, exercise ...
    • A Mobile Exercise app for Users with Parkinson’s Disease 

      Upsahl, Kristoffer (Master thesis, 2018)
      Parkinson’s disease (PD) is one of the most widespread neurodegenerative conditions in the world. It is an age-related disease and mostly affects people in the later years of life. The symptoms result in a loss of fine motor ...
    • A mobile exercise app for users with Parkinson’s disease 

      Upsahl, Kristoffer (MAUU;2018, Master thesis, 2018)
      Parkinson’s disease (PD) is one of the most widespread neurodegenerative conditions in the world. It is an age-related disease and mostly affects people in the later years of life. The symptoms result in a loss of fine ...
    • A Mobile Game for the Social and Cognitive Well-Being of the Elderly in China 

      Li, Nan (Master thesis, 2017)
      This project describes the design and development process for a social and cognitive mobile game and user evaluation in terms of well-being. The objective is to explore underlying connections between game playing and ...