Decentralized computer learning systems based on autonomous agent approach

  • Edward Nawarecki
  • Grzegorz Dobrowolski
Learning Environments: Modelling and Design
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1108)


The autonomous agent approach to CAL is proposed and discuss in the paper. The approach is invented for the category of problems arises when a group of human beings exists and their activities influence each other in the course of realization of a some common goal. It is assumed that the activities are partially taken over by computer agents. The agents act intelligently to fulfill some partial goals of their masters preserving their autonomy. They can serve other agents with information.

Application of an autonomous agent as an interlocutor of each student and an assistant to the teacher armed with exchange information means not only sustaining individualization of the learning process but enriches it with the social aspect also.

Basic issues about the Decentralized Computer Learning System are also presented.


Knowledge Base Autonomous Agent Computer Agent Partial Goal Didactic Activity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Edward Nawarecki
    • 1
  • Grzegorz Dobrowolski
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of Mining and MetallurgyKrakówPoland

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