Mega-universities and Knowledge Media: Technology Strategies for Higher Education
Psychology Press, 1996 - 212 páginas
This insightful book dissects the global crisis in higher education, analyses issues facing campus universities and reviews the massive open universities (the mega-universities) that now enrol millions of students. The author explores the essentials of distance education and shows how universities can gain competitive advantage by developing this activity. Lessons from hi-tech industry and current applications of the knowledge media reveal much about how to make technology-based learning attractive to students and institutions. The final chapter offers a guide to the implementation of technology strategies within universities.
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1 University Renewal for a New Millennium
2 Challenges on Campus
3 The MegaUniversities
4 The Essentials of Distance Education
5 Universities and Competitive Advantage
6 Making Technology Attractive
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