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ERIC Number: ED310753
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Jan
Pages: 91
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Distance Education.
Giltrow, David
AECT President's Library, v1 n1 Jan 1989
Designed to provide instructional technologists, policy makers, and administrators with an overview of the basic principles of distance education, this booklet comprises eight chapters: (1) Introduction; (2) A Selective History; (3) Components of Distance Education Systems; (4) Organizational Options; (5) Instructional Technologists and Staffing for Distance Education; (6) Economics of Distance Education; (7) Distance Education at Home and Abroad (describing selected examples of distance education projects); and (8) Present Issues in Distance Education (including political, legal, and regulatory problems; research and development; new applications; and organization and leadership). A list of abbreviations and acronyms, a bibliography containing 21 references, and a list of general references to centers of activity in distance education are provided. (GL)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Educational Communications and Technology, Washington, DC.