ERIC Number: ED177925
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Courses for Associate Students, Prospectus 1979. The Open University.
Open Univ., Walton, Bletchley, Bucks (England).
A guide of the associate student program at the Open University in England describes the system of study, 1979 courses, community education courses, future plans, relationship between the undergraduate and associate student program, and the higher degree program. Information is provided on correspondence material, radio and television broadcasts, set books and background reading, tuition and counseling, assignment and examinations, summer schools, home experiment kits, the advisory service for applicants, and types of certification open to associate students. Courses for 1979 are described and are divided into the following sections: inservice education of teachers, health and social welfare, other courses developed in the post-experience course unit, and courses drawn from the undergraduate program. The community education courses last between 8 and 14 weeks and the level of demand differs from other course offerings. (SW)
Descriptors: Associate Degrees, College Curriculum, College Students, Correspondence Study, Educational Counseling, External Degree Programs, Foreign Countries, Guides, Higher Education, Home Study, Program Guides, School Catalogs, Telecourses, Undergraduate Study
The Open University, Walton, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, England
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Open Univ., Walton, Bletchley, Bucks (England).