By Colin Latchem,Insung Jung

Distance and combined studying in Asia is a special and finished evaluate of open, distance studying (ODL) and data and communique expertise (ICT) in Asian schooling and coaching. huge in assurance, this ebook seriously examines ODL and ICT stories from Japan to Turkey and from Sri Lanka to Mongolia – drawing conclusions from the successes and screw ups, and recommending ways that making plans, administration and perform could be constructed for the world’s greatest focus of grownup open and distance learners.


This pioneering publication attracts on Asian conception, study and perform to spot the strengths, weaknesses and demanding situations in all sectors of Asian schooling and coaching. It seriously and insightfully discusses the information, abilities and practices which are essential to increase wisdom in leadership and administration, specialist improvement, innovation and caliber coverage and learn and diffusion.


Distance and mixed studying in Asia presents an insightful, informative and significant assessment of ODL / ICT advancements in colleges, open education, faculties, universities, office education, expert improvement and non-formal grownup and group schooling. The e-book is a useful reference for ODL / ICT pros, educators and scholars at any place on this planet, and is key analyzing for all of these all for ODL / ICT in Asia.

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