Distance Education: The Complete Guide to Design, Delivery and Improvement

Distance Education: The Complete Guide to Design, Delivery and Improvement

by Judith Johnson
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807743744
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
08/30/2003
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Pt. IThe Age of Technology: What Is Distance Education?
1The Evolution of Distance Learning in Higher Education5
Pt. IIDistance Education: East, West, and Across the Sea
2Distance Education in Maine: Design, Evolution, and What Is Happening Now?13
3Distance Education in Oregon: Community College System24
4Western Governors University: Nineteen Governors and a Virtual University32
5Open University: A Model for Distance Education37
Pt. IIITeaching at a Distance
6Pedagogy: What Works?49
7Case Studies in Distance Education71
8From Design to Delivery104
9The Course: What Are the Ingredients?110
10Student Support Services119
Pt. IVQuality That Counts
11Assessment and Evaluation137
12Standards, Accreditation, and How Policy Makers View Distance Learning144
13Summary, Lessons Learned, and the Future148
Appendices157
References219
Index224
About the Author230

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