Published on February 4, 2009
Globalization: Factors Influencing E-Learning Decisions Presented by Gregory C. Sales, Ph.D. Seward Incorporated MNISPI December 8, 2006
Factors • Localization • Infrastructure • Design and delivery • Tools available for use • Cost and cost recovery
More Than Translation English What would happen if you dropped two balls with the same shape but different masses off a table at the same time with the same speed? Which will fall to the ground first? Write your hypothesis. Arabic ماذا سيحدث لى أسقطت كرتين متشابهتين في الشكل ومختلفين في الكتلة من على طاولة في .نفس الىقت وبنفس السرعة؟ أكتب فرضيتك
Meaning? Mexico City
Things are Different Mexico City
Localization Languages and Localization • Double byte issues • Length of a screen or field of text when translated • Use of language, terms and images that are location specific • Different approaches to training based on cultural norms
Things can be Very Different Manila, Philippines Dhaka, Bangladesh
Localization Culture • Different attitudes about learning • Different attitudes about completion and schedules • Different holidays and vacation schedules • Different work days • Clothing • Working environments • Modes of transportation • Architecture
Technology and Regulations Dhaka, Bangladesh
Infrastructure Technology and Timeliness • Computer quality and capability • Connectivity and bandwidth • Phasing rollouts to reduce the load on the system • Having multiple hosting sites for speed, efficiency and redundancy • Differing work schedules, holidays, etc.
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