• Compendium of Activities 1994 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1994)
      COL used to produce this "A Compendium of Activities" to provide a detailed account of the work and accomplishments of the organisation. This latest (and last!) version coincided with, and complemented, reporting by COL ...
    • Colleges Reaching Out: Report on the Status of Distance Education in Canadian Colleges and Technical Institutes 

      McWilliams, Patricia (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1994)
      This report provides a "snap-shot" of the scope and breadth of distance education activities in the college sector in Canada. The first section presents the institutional and programming information collected through a ...
    • The Funding of Open Universities 

      Mugridge, Ian (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1994)
      A collection of case studies, based on papers prepared for the COL/International Council for Distance Education (ICDE) symposium on funding and costing of open universities at the Asian Association of Open Universities ...
    • Open Schooling: Selected Experiences 

      Mukhopadhyay, Marmar; Phillips, Susan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1994)
      The first open school programme is believed to have begun in 1914 as correspondence lessons prepared at the request of a parent in Beech Forest in the Otway Mountains in Australia. By 1916, a special correspondence branch ...
    • Quality Assurance in Higher Education: Symposium Papers 

      Deshpande, Prakash M; Mugridge, Ian (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1994)
      This collection of essays is part of two approaches to dealing with the issue of quality assurance in distance education. The first approach arises from the agreement on research signed at the sixteenth world congress of ...
    • Key Partners in Sustainable and Equitable Development: Resource materials on women and sustainable development 

      Ofosu-Amaah, Waafas (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1994)
      This report responds to Commonwealth mandates by producing training materials on women and sustainable development. It extrapolates, from selected "success stories," the common lessons for learning and teaching about the ...
    • European Distance Education: A Handbook of Current European Programmes and Networks 

      Jenkins, Janet (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1994)
      The purpose of this handbook is to provide accessible information to personnel in ministries, educational institutions and other bodies concerned with education and training in order to inform them of new developments in ...
    • Water Safe: An Introduction to Water Quality Issues 

      Williams, Elizabeth (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1994)
      A coursebook for a self-study programme that will help in the understanding of the importance of good, clean, and safe water in everyday lives, but particularly when used in the preparation of food.
    • Asa Briggs Lecture: Communications, the Commonwealth and the Future 

      Dilks, David (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver and The University of Hull Press, UK, 1994-05-10)
      The Inaugural Commonwealth Lecture (since renamed to the Asa Briggs lecture) delivered in The Middleton Hall of The Universily of Hull on 10 May 1994, by Professor David Dilks, Vice Chancellor, The University of Hull.
    • Strategic Outlook 1995 - 1998 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1994-11)
      Strategic Outlook, 1995 - 1998 // (Presented at the 12th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers held in Islamabad, Pakistan in November, 1994) // When the Commonwealth Heads of Government created The Commonwealth ...
    • COMLEARN (vol. 5, no. 1) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1994-11)
      COL newsletter published November 1994.
    • Directory of Courses and Materials for Training in Distance Education 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1995)
      Revised, and updated in both content and design, this directory describes materials and programmes that have been developed by distance education trainers, working at all levels and sectors of public educational systems ...
    • Education for the Future: A Generic Version of the Report of a Caribbean Task Force on Education 

      Commonwealth of Learning (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1995)
      Through analyses undertaken by a Caricom Advisory Task Force, a far-reaching policy document was produced which outlines a coherent approach to educational development in the Caribbean region. As the document contains much ...
    • Management of Drug Supplies: a distance learning course 

      Commonwealth Pharmaceutical Association (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1995)
      The modules are as below: * Course Introduction * Module 1: The context of drug supply management * Module 2: Drug policy and the context of control * Module 3: Health care structure and management * Module 4: Financing ...
    • Barriers to Participation of Women in Technological Education and the Role of Distance Education 

      Evans, Karen (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1995)
      1. Introduction (excerpt) - The significance now attached to increasing the participation of women in technology and technological education reflects two world-wide trends. The first is the way in which technology is ...
    • Producing Gender Sensitive Learning Materials: A Handbook for Educators 

      Phillips, Susan; Jenkins, Janet (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1995)
      This unique resource book is designed to be used by those developing distance learning materials to assist in identifying gender bias concerns and improving capacity for addressing them. Discussion and case studies cover ...
    • COMLEARN (vol. 6, no. 1) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1995-06)
      COL newsletter published June 1995.
    • COMLEARN (vol. 6, no. 2) 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1995-11)
      COL newsletter published November 1995.
    • The Commonwealth of Learning: Summary Report 1994-1996 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1996)
      Founded in 1987, The Commonwealth of Learning was inspired by the vision that the peoples of the Commonwealth must and can have access to knowledge, regardless of where they live and whether they are rich or poor. Member ...
    • Theoretical Perspectives on Gender and Development 

      Bailey, Barbara; Leo-Rhynie, Elsa; Morris, Jeanette; Reddock, Rhoda; Connelly, M Patricia; MacDonald, Martha; Li, Tania M; Parpart, Jane L; Barriteau, Eudine; McClean, Maxine; Walker, Anne S (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 1996)
      This core module was collaboratively developed and written by the Centre for Gender and Development Studies at the University of the West Indies, the International Women's Tribune Centre in New York, and the Summer Institute ...