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Widening Access to Science-Oriented Programmes in Tertiary Institutions in Ghana Through Distance Education
(Commonwealth of Learning, 2014)
An initiative in Science and Technology disciplines was introduced to expand access to KNUST programmes by distance. This study examined the level of access and challenges faced by learners in science oriented programmes ...
Unlocking the Potential of Public Libraries in Supporting Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016)
This paper examines the place of public libraries in supporting distance learners in Makerere University, exploring the factors which affect utilisation of their services. The study adopted a survey design with 300 B.Ed. ...
Quality Assurance in Asian Open and Distance Learning: Policies and Implementation
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015)
Open universities have emerged as an innovative pillar in the expansion of access to higher education participation, with single-mode distance education providers broadening access in many countries through economies of ...
The Right to Education : A Model for making Higher Education equally accessible to All on the Basis of Merit
(Asian Journal of Distance Education, 2008)
We commend this collaboration between leading journals in the field to promote the role of distance education in achieving the aspiration of Asha Kanwar the Universal Declaration of Human Rights that higher education shall ...
Book Review: Online Distance Education: Towards a Research Agenda
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2016-11)
As seen by Otto Peters in his foreword to this substantial volume, the early days of correspondence-based distance education garnered little attention from researchers. As distance education became more widely adopted and ...
European Figures in Distance and e-Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2017-03)
In my contribution on European figures who have really made a difference in distance and e-learning I want firstly to observe that Europe has produced, or at least been the happy host of many of the major figures in our ...