ERIC Number: ED104385
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
What Is The Open University? A Brief Explanation. Catalogs of Multi-Media Materials on: Science, Humanities, Geography/Geology, Education, History, Technology, Mathematics, and Social Sciences.
Open Univ., Walton, Bletchley, Bucks (England).
The organization and scope of the British Open University are described, and the courses offerings available through it are listed. The first section, A Brief Explanation, presents the guiding philosophy and programs of the Open University. Subsequent booklets list each of the courses offered and the individual instructional modules available to students and faculty through the United States distributor for the Open University. The eight course description booklets include: (1) science, (2) humanities, (3) geography/geology, (4) education, (5) history, (6) mathematics, (7) technology, and (8) social sciences. Texts, films, and audio cassettes available for purchase are indicated. Policies for the rental and use of films are also included. (DGC)
Descriptors: Adults, Audiotape Cassettes, Catalogs, College Students, Correspondence Study, Course Descriptions, Courses, Education, Educational Television, External Degree Programs, Films, Geography, Geology, History, Humanities, Mathematics, Open Education, Part Time Students, Sciences, Social Sciences, Tape Recordings, Technology, Textbooks, Universities
Harper and Row, Publishers, Inc., 10 East 53rd Street, New York, New York 10022
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Open Univ., Walton, Bletchley, Bucks (England).