Higher Education through Open and Distance Learning

Synopsis

This book explores in detail the options available to potential students wishing to study through distance methods, presenting a fascinating picture of a world's educational culture in transition. It includes reviews of higher education in a range of countries, a study of the impact of the new technologies, an examination of the trend towards lifelong learning, and the uses of distance education by developing economies.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Keith Harry
  • Hilary Perraton
  • Denis Blight
  • Dorothy Davis
  • Alan Olsen
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1999