New in this version

Version 12.5 (Dec 2017)

  • Authoring and Player: extended navigation options for jumps, branches!
  • Authoring and Player: "Patient" image
  • Authoring and Player: Likert-Scale Answer Type
  • Authoring: Metadata-Dialog in tabs
  • Optional: Extended Output in Excel Export
  • Optional: Extended API for iframes in text blocks
  • Bugfixes

Version 12.0 (Sep 2017)

  • Authoring and Player: new navigation options, allowing jumps, branches!
  • Player: "Confidence" option for answers
  • Player: New notes
  • Bugfixes

Version 11.6 (Dec 2016)

  • Authoring: Add and delete Co-Authors directly on authoring case selection
  • Coursemgr: Add and delete Co-Owers directly on course manager selection
  • Authoring: Learning Objects Handling improved with AJAX
  • Bugfixes

Version 11.5 (Oct 2016)

  • Authoring: instant feedback on Learning Object changes
  • Authoring: right toolbar status is restored
  • Admin and CourseMgr: Search Function for users improved
  • Authoring and CourseMgr: Case and Course search revised
  • Styling feedback from users reviewed and included
  • Shibboleth integration improved
  • Student Dashboard in testing and BETA status
  • Bugfixes and improvements, including memory optimizationsfor Player in backend

Version 11.4 (Jul 2016)

  • improved user search
  • Bugfixes and improvements

Version 11.3 (Mar 2016)

  • Printing Case Summary improvemnents
  • Reports extensions
  • Specific Case Review functionality
  • Bugfixes and improvements

Version 11.2 (July 2015)

  • Automatic Case Summary
  • Improvement of Learning Objectives functionality
  • Further Developement of the Engagement Scores including a hyperlink component
  • Extension of the Summary Statements rating
  • Extension of case versioning with mapping of sessions to a new version
  • Adaption of the caseselection page in Player
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

Version 11.1 (March 2015)

  • New answertype: Slider answer
  • Learning objects as additional card elements
  • Various minor bugfixes and improvements

Version 11.0 (Dec 2014)

  • New authoring layout
  • Wysiwyg text editor switched to ckeditor4 including spellchecker service
  • Various bugfixes and improvements
  • New image/video size: 2048*1536 px

Version 10.0 (July 2014)

  • New layout, improved usability
  • Improved interface between moodle and Casus including score export to moodle.
  • New answer type: Summary statement with automatic rating of text
  • Logging of clicks on hyperlinks, expert and images (for study purposes only)
  • Recalculation of answer scores and overall scores and manual changing by tutors.
  • Entering of metadata for multimedia items.
  • Self Assessment / Quiz

Version 9.0 (Mar 2014)

  • Internal Version, not published!

Version 8.8 (July 2013)

Version 8.7 (September 2012)

  • First mobile version as test application available
  • Cases can be rated on a 5-star scale (if activated for course)
  • Case Tree-navigation in Player (if activated for course)
  • Automatic display of learning objectives in player (see course settings)
  • Learners can take notes during case session
  • Bugfixes and improvements

Version 8.6 (July 2012)

  • Longitudinal Case elements (Differential diagnostic reasoning)
  • Social Networking support (Students can contact each other easier)
  • Related cases (Main case can have depending sub-cases, which might be only accessible after the main case has been completed)
  • New image display in Player
  • Bugfixes and improvements

Version 8.5 (January 2012)

  • New layout for all modules
  • New navigation for coursemanager
  • Additional detailed report functionalities
  • Implementation of "poison MC answer"
  • Bugfixes and improvements

Version 8.4 (July 2011)

  • Testphase for new course student case use logs / reports
  • Communication features tutor <-> students
  • Testphase for new MS Word export adressing a import bug in MS Word 2011 for Mac
  • Feedback available independent from answers on each card for learner/reviewer
  • Tree navigation in Player (currently Reviewer and exam courses only)
  • CME platform: Display of answer comments
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

Version 8.3 (June 2011)

  • Mapping and sort answer type with Drag&Drop in player
  • Extended user profile with email sending options
  • Reminder on ending courses for tutors
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

Version 8.2 (March 2011)

  • Renewal of subscriptions and other improvements 
  • Changes to Administration area
  • More options for case visibility in Player
  • Improvement of the invitation mechanism
  • Display of the terms and conditions in the user profile
  • Obligatory password change after a manual account creation
  • Minor bugfixes and improvements

Version 8.1 (Jan. 2011)

  • Improvement and extension of the administration area (Case and CourseAccess pages)
  • Exam settings allowed for learners courses (e.g. suppress feedback)
  • Some bugfixes and other adaptions and improvements.

Version 8.0 (Jan 2011)

  • Upload and Playing of Flash movies (see Multimedia)
  • Lab value templates for the authoring system (currently in German only)
  • Changes to the protest handling with enhanced system integration
  • Integration of the help pages int a content managament system
  • Group settings can be changed through administrators including new two new fields for the startpage - introduction and news. (see Group Editor)
  • Enhanced integration of the Clipboard with new functionalities (see Clipboard)
  • Display of correct answers for CME modules after completing a case
  • Introduction of card types (such as Introduction, Summary,...)
  • Upgrade of the differential diagnostic network (see network answer)
  • Administrator can download cases as MediBiquitous conformant zip packages (see CaseAccess Manager)
  • Improvement of navigation by using Ajax
  • Some bugfixes and other adaptions and improvements.