Distance Learning Essay Examples

  • Online Education

    3235 words - 13 pages

    Would you ever think of getting your college education over the internet? Well, doing such a thing is possible and is growing in popularity. In 2003 there were 1.98 million people enrolled in online courses and in 2004 the number jumped up to 2.35 million people enrolled (Reuter and Schwartzberg 242). There are 178 accredited online colleges and universities in the United States (Accredited par.1). The next question would be are employers all right with people getting their degree through the internet or do they still prefer the traditional type of degree? The concept of getting a degree on

    View Document

    Online Distance Learning The Advantages And Disadvantages

    2333 words - 10 pages

    Is distance learning the right choice? With the reduction of household income and the condition of our economy distance learning is the best opportunity for advanced education for working adults. What are the common concerns regarding the level of education, the advantages and disadvantages of an accredited online degree programs? Distance learning, also known as On line learning offers fully accredited degree courses similar to that of traditional on campus learning. The course material is delivered in a non-traditionally manner to the students place of residence. The material can be pr

    View Document

    National Energy Regulator Of South Africa

    3834 words - 16 pages

    Information is the main input, heart and core asset of the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) 1. Introduction (FSM: 1:9:75). It depends on a well managed and maintained information and communication technology (ICT) to collect, store, analyse, present and communicate its decisions. As mentioned by Blackmon (2001), NERSA cannot operate in isolation; it has suppliers from whom it acquire their resource inputs (information), and customers to whom they supply their output. 2. NERSA ‘s transformation of operations Output - Energy Regulator decision on li

    View Document

    Res 341

    1443 words - 6 pages

    [pic] Course Syllabus RES/341 Research and Evaluation Course Start Date: 05/10/2011 Course End Date: 06/13/2011                   Please print a copy of this syllabus for handy reference. Whenever there is a question about what assignments are due, please remember this syllabus is considered the ruling document. Copyright Copyright ©2009 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved. University of Phoenix© is a registered trademark of Apollo Group, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. Microsoft©, Windows©, and Wind

    View Document

    Personal Skill Development

    1152 words - 5 pages

    1.0 Introduction My most recent role is Customer Care Supervisor in the Customer Relations division of MTN Nigeria Communications Ltd, a multinational telecommunications company in Africa, and also in the Middle East. I am responsible for leading, monitoring, coaching and motivating a team of 20 to 40 call centre representatives to achieve team Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). In addition to these responsibilities, I have to actively participate in any project management opportunities with the department and was also assigned a number of key accounts to manage. I am expected to plan and o

    View Document

    Business Literature

    1514 words - 7 pages

    [pic] College of Arts & Sciences Course Syllabus ENG/120 Version 2 Business Literature Start Date: 7/13/2010 End Date: 4/6/2010 Group ID: NWPATH29 Please print a copy of this syllabus for handy reference. Copyright Copyright © 2009, 2008, 2006, 2003, 2002, 2000, 1997 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved. University of Pho

    View Document

    Syllabus Uop

    1158 words - 5 pages

    [pic] John Sperling School of Business Syllabus CAP/GM591 Version 1 Cases in Cross-Border Management Course Start Date: 7/7/2011 Course End Date: 8/11/2011 Campus/Learning Center: Guaynabo-Main Campus  Please print a copy of this syllabus for handy reference. Whenever there is a question about what assignments are due, please remember this syllabus is considered the ruling document. Copyright Copyright © 2009 by University of Phoenix. All

    View Document

    Distance Education

    1750 words - 7 pages

    Internet and Distance Education Delivery Models Technological developments over the past twenty years have given people across the globe the ability to interact and obtain information at a tremendous rate. Due to these developments, the field of distance education is also growing at an exponential rate, as is the research conducted on the availability, effectiveness, and best practices for distance learning. This increased interest has led to a variety of options in distance learning systems, and the primary methods for course delivery. Distance education courses are primarily taught via one

    View Document

    Ms Masochist

    1786 words - 8 pages

    Running head: INTERNET AND DISTANCE ED 1 Internet and Distance Education Delivery Models Jane Ford EDU 400 Prof. John Smith July 27, 2010 INTERNET AND DISTANCE ED Internet and Distance Education Delivery Models Technological developments over the past twenty years have given people across the globe the ability to interact and obtain information at a tremendous rate. Due to these developments, the field of distance education is also growing at an exponential rate, as is the research conducted on the availability, effectiveness, and best practices for distance learning. This increased

    View Document

    Open And Distance Learning

    1208 words - 5 pages

    (A) Introduction Open and Distance Learning is a way of learning that focus on releasing learners from constraints of time and place whilst offering flexible learning opportunities. For a lot of married and working adults, Open and Distance Learning (ODL) is a way of combining work and family responsibilities with educational opportunities. Most adult elearners (also called nontraditional students) are 24 years of age or older and have been out of school for a period of time. Cross (as cited in Benshoff and Lewis, 1992) defines the nontraditional student as “an adult who returns to school f

    View Document

    Marketing Management

    2030 words - 9 pages

    Saint Peter’s College Distance Learning Policies and Guidelines As of: August 28, 2006 TABLE OF CONTENTS Section I Section II Section III Section IV Section V Section VI Section VII Section VIII Section IX Mission Statement Distance Learning Definition Program Management Faculty Responsibilities Standard Components of Distance Learning Courses Evaluation of Courses Student Guidelines Scholastic Dishonesty and Plagiarism Distance Learning Committee Members Section I – Mission Statement Distance learning at Saint Peter’s College is intended to enhance students’ understanding and

    View Document

    E Learning In Business

    2091 words - 9 pages

    E-Learning: Employee Training and Development Abstract During economic stress periods corporations are looking to reduce overhead cost in any facet. One major way to decrease expenses is to reduce the cost of training and development for employees. My objective is to show how the current technological advances and future development of information technology infrastructure can satisfy both categories. Using my Strategic implementation our organization can continue to develop employees while reducing cost associated with the training. Information technology can develop the workforce, and

    View Document

    Ms E Stanford

    2440 words - 10 pages

    Master’s Degree in Management Science and Engineering September 2011 The program of Master of Science in Management Science and Engineering (MS&E) prepares individuals for a life-long career addressing critical technical and managerial needs in private and public decision making. Department requirements for the M.S. degree provide breadth across some of the areas of the department, and flexibility for meeting individual objectives of depth in a particular area of concentration. The Master’s degree may be a terminal degree program with a professional focus, or a preparation for a more advan

    View Document

    Yes This Is Mine Ha Ha

    1215 words - 5 pages

    LEARNING TEAM CHARTER – TEAM “A” |Course Title |SOC/105 Introduction to Popular American Culture | | | | | | | | | | | Team Members/Contact Information |Name | |Phone | |Time zone and | |Email

    View Document

Get the help you need to finish your paper!