• Doctoral Study and Research Degrees: Online and Distance Programmes 

      Tait, Alan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-05)
      This policy brief outlines current online doctoral and research degree programmes, providing an overview of their structures and recommendations to universities and regulatory bodies who are seeking to offer them online. ...
    • eLearning for International Organisations 2015 Programme Evaluation 

      Sentes, Lee (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-04)
      The purpose of the evaluation was to: 1. Update information last collected during a formative programme evaluation in 2008/9. 2. Survey and interview a broad selection of individuals drawn from past course participants, ...
    • Engineering Education: Online and Distance Programmes 

      Tait, Alan (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-05)
      This policy brief outlines current online engineering programmes and their structures, and provides recommendations to universities and regulatory bodies who are seeking to offer this programme online. // The information ...
    • Evaluation of Online Course on Understanding Open Educational Resources 

      Panda, Santosh (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2019-07)
      The piece of research reported in this monograph is an evaluative research study concerning post-facto evaluation of an online course on “Understanding Open Educational Resources (OER)” (through the LearnOER Platform) ...
    • Gender and ICT: Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review 

      Borokhovski, Eugene; Pickup, David; El Saadi, Lina; Rabah, Jihan; Tamim, Rana M (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-10)
      This publication addresses the intersection of gender and information and communication technologies (ICT) as reflected in the primary research literature and in educational practices and policies of the Commonwealth, the ...
    • Large-Scale, Government-Supported Educational Tablet Initiatives 

      Tamim, Rana M; Borokhovski, Eugene; Pickup, David; Bernard, Robert M (2015-05)
      A growing number of countries are embarking on large-scale, government-supported initiatives to distribute tablet devices to students in the K–12 schooling sector. Unfortunately, there is a misconception that by simply ...
    • Open Educational Resources: From Commitment to Action 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-09)
      Three documents have been developed in the framework of the 2nd World OER Congress. The two documents: Open Educational Resources: From Commitment to Action and the Open Educational Resources: Global Report 2017 provide ...
    • Open Educational Resources: Global Report 2017 

      Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-09)
      Three documents have been developed in the framework of the 2nd World OER Congress. The two documents: Open Educational Resources: From Commitment to Action and the Open Educational Resources: Global Report 2017 provide ...
    • Status of Research and Engineering Programmes Offered Online 

      Mohee, Romeela (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2018-05)
      Through a comparison of 11 case studies of higher education institutions, this report highlights the current status of research and engineering degrees offered online. In addition to providing a broad analysis of the ...
    • Tablets for Teaching and Learning: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis 

      Tamim, Rana M; Borokhovski, Eugene; Pickup, David; Bernard, Robert M; El Saadi, Lina (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-08)
      Tablets and smart mobile devices are the most recent addition to the long list of technological innovations believed to support and enhance the teaching process and learning process. This review aimed at going beyond the ...
    • Understanding Open Educational Resources 

      Butcher, Neil; Moore, Andrew (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-08)
      The fact that you are reading this lesson suggests that you have heard of open educational resources (OER). Currently, there is a lot of buzz about OER. Some see them as totally revolutionising how we bring learning ...