ERIC Number: ED446622
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Distance Education. Suggestions and Guidelines: Sample Language for Institutional Policies and Contract Language.
American Association of Univ. Professors, Washington, DC.
This document provides suggestions and sample language for university distance education policies and contracts. The sample language was taken from a review of existing policies, contracts, and American Association of University Professors (AAUP) policy statements. The policy issue is presented in a Roman font, with suggested language presented in italic font. The document addresses: (1) general definitions; (2) academic freedom; (3) working conditions; (4) workload, including compensation, appointment, and evaluation; (5) technical support; (6) intellectual property; and (7) miscellaneous. (EV)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, College Faculty, Contracts, Distance Education, Higher Education, Legal Responsibility, Policy Formation, Universities
AAUP Publications, 1012 14th St., N.W., Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 800-424-2973 (Toll Free); Fax: 202-737-5526. For full text: http://www.aaup.org/deguide.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Univ. Professors, Washington, DC.