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ERIC Number: EJ320153
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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The Use of Communication Satellites for Distance Education: A World Perspective.
Coldevin, Gary; Amundsen, Cheryl
Canadian Journal of Educational Communication, v14 n1 p4-5,20-23 Jan 1985
Reviews communications satellites configurations (point-to-point, distribution, and direct broadcast)and presents an overview of primary uses for satellite communications worldwide, including extension of preparatory and first year university courses; inservice teacher, professional, and continuing education; non-formal education; primary level formal instruction; and audio teleconferencing. Future trends are also discussed. (MBR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; India; Indonesia