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Distance training : taking stock at a time of change

Author: Desmond Keegan
Publisher: London ; New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2000.
Series: RoutledgeFalmer studies in distance education.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Despite the massive potential of distance learning on the World Wide Web, the field of distance training is little known or understood. Distance Training: Taking stock at a time of change provides a means to that understanding. It: presents research into four models of distance education, into which it claimed nearly all provision worldwide falls; provides a global overview of distance education and training;
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Desmond Keegan
ISBN: 0415230659 9780415230650 0415230667 9780415230667
OCLC Number: 43317669
Description: xiv, 152 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Global overview in the year 2000; the characteristics of distance education; terminology for the 21st century; didactic analysis; will the models of the 20th century continue into the 21st century?; case studies; academic excellence; market analysis; seamless interfaces between distance training and the Web; methodology; data on 15 EU nations.
Series Title: RoutledgeFalmer studies in distance education.
Responsibility: Desmond Keegan.
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