Virtual Academy MOOC (VAM) is an exclusive purpose-built globally accessible content delivery and live training platform that has been conceived, designed, developed and deployed by i-Context. VAM allows students and academics to connect to virtual trainings from anywhere in the world, where they can interactively engage in the learning sessions as they would in a normal classrooms. All aspects of the VAM live learning sessions are 100% interactive. VAM creates a vibrant learning environment which explores new frontiers of knowledge and matches it with the dynamic needs of global markets.

Additionally, VAM can also be used as the instrument to eliminate traditional barriers and ethos regarding learning and development such as, wealth, remoteness and lack of infrastructure. VAM is considered as a best of the breed solution to overcome barriers to distance learning systems used throughout the world and i-Context has reasonable care to ensure the reliability and robustness of this delivery platform. As a result VAM potentially provides any training and development provider with an opportunity to launch an innovative and unique learning environment without the attendant costs or inconvenience.

The uniqueness of VAM will allow the organization to reach previously untouched market segments anywhere in the world. Namely, the organization shall not need to further their spending for resources to take their meetings and training. Instead, they can conduct their trainings irrespective of the location. This will reduce costs while further allowing the company to reach the furthermost corners of working in this country and abroad.

Currently VAM is been used by various educational institutes in Sri Lanka. VAM platform is uniquely built for globally accessible content delivery and learning. VAM is a fully responsive solution which you can access via multiple devices such as PCs, tablet or even smartphones.

 

 

Features




Dynamic Course Content

Change the Course Content any time depends on the student’s output or any other factor.



User Management

Users can be created, assigned roles, assigned to nodes, edited, deactivated or removed.
Users can be created in bulk by populating user information in an Excel template.



Content Management & Search

Videos and SCORM courses can be uploaded as Learning Resources.
Courses can be created using the uploaded Videos and SCORM Packages.




Responsive

The Responsive UI of our LMS supports you anytime, anywhere on any device. LMS can be accessed through a desktop, tablet or even a smart phone.



Learner portal

The Learner Dashboard provides a summary of the progress and other activities of the learner on LMS to the learner.



Course Catalog

Learners can check what courses are assigned to them and get the important details at first glance.




Assessments

Learners can face online examinations consisting of MCQ, Exact Match, True/ False and Structured Answer questions. Assessments can be automatically marked or marked by an instructor.



Assignments

The e-Learning Administrator can create assignments for learners which need to be completed and submitted through the system by leaners within the stipulated time period. The e-Learning Administrator will evaluate the assignments and release the results.



Social Learning

Learners can interact with their peers and instructors informally by way of chats, blogs, forums and Wikis to share ideas and learning resources in the form of documents (MS Word, PDF etc.), images, videos or animations and learn collaboratively.




Course Authoring

e-Learning courses and assessments can be created and published on LMS. Text, images, videos, web pages or YouTube videos, PowerPoint presentations, learning reinforcements can be used to build courses.



Advanced Tracking & Reporting

Comprehensive standard as well as custom reports can be generated. This provides e-Learning Administrators all information needed to track manage learning & development activities.



E-Commerce

Learners can be offered multiple payment options to choose the most convenient one for them.




Online Certificate

Issue an electronic certificate with corporate/ institutional branding to learners on the completion of a course or success of an examination.



Admin Panel

Have total control over employee online training and development with comprehensive Administrator capabilities.



Rate & Review

Learners can rate courses as well as write reviews on them. In a public course marketplace learners can view course ratings and review in order to get an understanding about the course before purchasing the course.




Multilingual

LMS can be made available in any Unicode supported language.



Live Learning

Integrate with video conferencing solutions or lecture capturing systems to support blended and Live learning sessions. Live learning sessions can be scheduled, conducted and recorded for a geographically scattered audience.



Course Market Place

Easily sell your courses online using the Course Market Place.




Micro learning

We have a mobile application for Micro learning. Learning capsules can be authored on LMS and delivered via the mobile app. Each learning capsule will cover a learning objective of a larger course.



Permissions Management

Users can be granted or denied permissions at a very granular level



Organization Management

Build the organization in a way most suited to deliver and administer Training & Development.




Exam Builder

Exams can be created with desired parameters such as randomized or fixed questions, duration, timeframe within which the exam will be available, visibility of answer sheet after exams, issuing of certificate on success, question pools etc.



APIs

Our products can easily be integrated with other systems in an organization such as a Human Resources Information System (HRIS), ERP, payment gateways or video conferencing systems