Distance Learning

Principles for Effective Design, Delivery, and Evaluation

by Mehrotra, Chandra Mohan; Hollister, C . David; McGahey, Lawrence

Description

What delivery methods are available to make education accessible to a wide variety of potential learners? What are their strengths and weaknesses? How can instructors create effective learning environments in distance courses? What support from administrators and staff is essential? What guidelines are used by accrediting agencies to assure program quality? This highly readable book by three experienced faculty members answers these questions and more. Both theoretical and practical, the book presents proven principles and research-based advice. Drawing upon their experience with a variety of delivery modes, the authors provide readers with tips they can use in designing, implementing, and evaluating distance courses and programs.

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: September 2001
  • English
  • 9781452264264 / 0761920889
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 35.99 GBP
  • Pages: 256
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications, Inc
  • Readership: Professional and scholarly
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Chandra Mehrotra.
  • Reference Code: BDZ0002983484