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ERIC Number: EJ584318
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-592X
Using External Collaborations To Advance Distributed Learning at the University of Pennsylvania.
Eleey, Michael; Comegno, Marsha
T.H.E. Journal, v26 n6 p62-64 Jan 1999
Discusses distributed-learning technology and distance learning in higher education and describes initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania to collaborate with businesses and choose outsourcing for some functions. Reasons for outsourcing include a decentralized institutional structure, high initial costs, uncertainty about which techniques will succeed, and a desire to test new programs quickly. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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