Hands-on, simulated, and remote laboratories: A comparative literature review

@article{Ma2006HandsonSA,
  title={Hands-on, simulated, and remote laboratories: A comparative literature review},
  author={Jing Ma and Jeffrey V. Nickerson},
  journal={ACM Comput. Surv.},
  year={2006},
  volume={38},
  pages={7}
}
Laboratory-based courses play a critical role in scientific education. Automation is changing the nature of these laboratories, and there is a long-running debate about the value of hands-on versus simulated laboratories. In addition, the introduction of remote laboratories adds a third category to the debate. Through a review of the literature related to these labs in education, the authors draw several conclusions about the state of current research. The debate over different technologies is… CONTINUE READING

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