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ERIC Number: ED353961
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 438
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Asia and the Pacific: A Survey of Distance Education 1992. Vol. I: Australia-Japan. New Papers on Higher Education: Studies and Research, No. 7.
Wong, Suk-Ying; And Others
This report is intended to serve as a general reference for people either new to the field or involved in planning and decision-making in the field of distance education, specifically in Asia and the Pacific region. Volume I contains data from eight countries: Australia, Bangladesh, the People's Republic of China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, and Japan. Information is presented for each country in a case study overview format followed by a compilation of the findings of surveys sent to distance education institutions throughout the region. The surveys contain data on: year of establishment of distance education program; name, address, telephone, telex, and fax number of the head of the program; the nature of the institution; educational levels and titles of distance education programs; objectives; sources of financial support; development and enrollment trends and information; number of courses and staff; media production; student profiles; future development; and specifics on each distance program offered. (ALF)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Paris (France). Div. of Higher Education and Research.
Authoring Institution: National Inst. of Multimedia Education, Chiba (Japan).
Identifiers - Location: Asia