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Open Universities: what are the dimensions of openness?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-22)
Karnataka State Open University, 22 September 2011 by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Unfortunately I cannot be here for tomorrow's sessions so I have been asked to make a short intervention in this session. ...
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-09-27)
Formal Inauguration of CEMBA/MPA, Open University of Mauritius, Port Louis, Mauritius, 27 September 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // COL has had a long association with Mauritius, which has been ...
The Future of (Open) Education
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-04-24)
In this one hour presentation, Sir John Daniel will present on the concept of open education, the persistent challenges, achievements made and implications for the future of education, particularly in the context of ...
Open University of Mauritius: a University for the 21st Century
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-22)
Video speech/presentation given at the Open University of Mauritius Inauguration (22 April 2013) held in Mauritius by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 7:05 // Resource contains link to video as ...
Opening Up Education in Low-resource Settings: Uses of OER
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-07)
Video Presentation, Integration through Openness: Knowledge Communities in Research and Teaching, Presented at the Annual Conference of the German Society of Media in Science, September 7, 2011. Dresden.
Visual Arts Education and New Technologies: Sharing cultures at the DeTao Masters Academy
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-14)
I shall begin our presentation by exploring how the definition of visual arts has developed over time.// We then examine the revolution inspired by new media and technology in art, giving the example of David Hockney as ...
Overcoming Inequality in an Unequal World: Developing Sustainable Partnerships in Open and Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-27)
In this presentation, I shall first examine what we mean by partnerships, and then review some models of partnership within open universities that have evolved over the last forty years. I shall then take up three examples ...
Higher Education: Open for Innovation?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-23)
In the first part of the lecture I will show how, despite its traditional resistance to change, there have been important new developments in higher education in the last fifty years. The most important developments have ...
Value of Partnerships in Building an Education System
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-26)
Partnership refers to a dynamic relationship between organisations and institutions based on mutually agreed goals with clearly defined roles and responsibilities. COL leverages its modest resources through partnerships ...
Confessions of a Part-time Extramural Student
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-13)
I shall simply add to your own moving accounts of your studies at Massey by sharing my own experiences as a part-time extramural student for 25 years.