Distance Education: A Systems View of Online Learning / Edition 3

Distance Education: A Systems View of Online Learning / Edition 3

by Michael G. Moore, Greg Kearsley
     
 


The most comprehensive and authoritative book on the subject, DISTANCE EDUCATION, Third Edition, emphasizes a systems approach to the organization and selection of material. The book is researched-based and grounded in solid principles of teaching and learning. The authors apply their broad experience and expertise as they explain how to design and teach courses… See more details below

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The most comprehensive and authoritative book on the subject, DISTANCE EDUCATION, Third Edition, emphasizes a systems approach to the organization and selection of material. The book is researched-based and grounded in solid principles of teaching and learning. The authors apply their broad experience and expertise as they explain how to design and teach courses online--including the latest technologies employed, characteristics of learners, organizational structures, and current policy and global perspectives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781111520991
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/22/2011
Series:
What's New in Education Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
197,165
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


1. Basic Concepts. 2. The Historical Context. 3. The Scope of Distance Education. 4. Technologies and Media. 5. Course Design and Development. 6. Teaching and the Roles of the Instructor. 7. The Distance Education Student. 8. Management, Administration, and Policy. 9. The Theory and Scholarship of Distance Education. 10. Research and Studies of Effectiveness. 11. The Global Span of Distance Education. 12. Distance Education Is about Change. Appendix: Sources of Further Information. Glossary. References. Index.

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