Reviews: Distance learning

2 reviews found for "Distance learning"
Book Review: Distance Learning: Principles for effective design, delivery, and evaluation
Mehrota et al have written a book which sets out to do a very practical thing: to address the needs of those in the HE community who are faced with the preparation and delivery of distance learning. Essentially this is a skill based, practical work rather than one based on theory or presenting original research. It will be useful for anyone who is considering whether or not distance learning might be of value to their institution, as well as...
Book Review: Rethinking Learner Support In Distance Education: change and continuity in an international context
This book is derived in part from papers presented at the 2001 Cambridge International Conference on Open and Distance Learning. The book tackles most, if not all, of the challenges facing distance education providers in the way that they support their students. The views and experiences of the contributors cover a wide range of support issues from the use of informal study groups, the need for study skills support, and the way in which Library...