Theoretical Principles of Distance Education
Foundations of Distance Education
Distance Education: New Perspectives
Open and Distance Learning Today
Theory and Practice of Distance Education
Technology, e-learning and Distance Education
July 06, 2016
According to UNESCO statistics, 10 million of the world's 600 million students study at a distance. Theoretical Principles of Distance Education seeks to lay solid foundations for the education of these students and for the structures within which they study. As a more industrialised form of ...
September 26, 1996
Distance education and training provision has expanded dramatically over the past few years. This best-selling introduction to the field has helped many to understand the origins and background of distance education, and has been used by students and professionals as a guide to policy and practice....
Keith Harry, Magnus John, Desmond Keegan
February 07, 2014
Although distance education has developed rapidly over the past decade, writing on the subject is still scattered over a diverse range of often inaccessible sources. This book brings together a selection of the best writing on distance education in recent years, and is an essential reference for ...
February 05, 2014
First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
June 15, 1995
The book presents a comprehensive account of research and development activities in open, ditance and flexible learning from acknowledged experts from around the world. The use of open, distance and flexible learning materials is expanding dramatically, not just in schools, further and higher ...
Terry Evans, Daryl Nation
September 26, 1996
We live in a society with ever-changing needs and expectations. Education practitioners and policy makers need therefore to face the challenges of new economic, social and technological conditions in their work. There is a global concern to develop forms of education and training which are open to ...
November 30, 2006
This revised and updated edition of Open and Distance Learning in the Developing World sets the expansion of distance education in the context of general educational change and explores its use for basic and non-formal education, schooling, teacher training and higher education. Engaging with a ...
December 15, 1994
Distance education is practised in all parts of the world and in recent years, its scope has developed enormously and rapidly. It has become an intrinsic part of many national educational systems and an academic discipline in its own right. Research into the area has produced a body of theory which...
Louise Moran, Ian Mugridge
October 21, 1993
First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
A.W. (Tony) Bates
April 14, 2005
Award-winning in its first edition, this book is an essential guide to the use of technology in flexible and distance learning, weighing up the pros and cons of different media. Fully updated, this second edition: examines criteria and guidelines for the design and delivery of effective teaching,...
Reginald F. Melton
April 25, 2002
This book is aimed at those who are considering, or just starting to plan open and distance learning courses. It offers practical advice on how to find your students, expand your audience and become cost-effective without compromising quality. The main areas covered are: basic principles and ...
Roger Mills, Alan Tait
December 12, 2002
Distance learning is becoming an increasingly popular way of studying, and most universities now provide courses using these methods. Today's students, though, are demanding high quality, consumer-focused and flexible courses, as well as learning resources and active learner support. This means ...