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Distance Education Issues and Challenges
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Editors: Arelene V. Morales
Book Description:
Distance education, or distance learning, is a field of education that focuses on the pedagogy/andragogy, technology, and instructional systems design that are effectively incorporated in delivering education to students who are not physically "on site" to receive their education. Instead, teachers and students may communicate asynchronously (at times of their own choosing) by exchanging printed or electronic media, or through technology that allows them to communicate in real time (synchronously). Distance education courses that require a physical on-site presence for any reason including the taking of examinations is considered to be a hybrid or blended course or program. Distance education is a growth field with the development and spread of the internet. This book presents new and important research in the field.

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Preface

Expert Commentary

Commentary - Does distance learning really serve to teach? We guess that it may be best suited to learn.
(Jose J. Pazos-Arias, Martin Lopez-Nores - Dept. of Telematics Engineering, Univ. of Vigo, Vigo, Spain) pp. 3-4

Research and Review Articles

Chapter 1 - Synchronous, IP-Based, Collaborative Engineering Design Education; pp. 7-30
(Alan T. Zehnder, Anthony Ingraffea, Geraldine Gay, Micheal Stefanone, Cornell Univ., Barry Davidson, John Dannenhoffer, Daniel Rice - Syracuse Univ.)

Chapter 2 - V-Learning: Redefining Community and Presence Through 3D Virtual Learning Environments; pp. 31-43
(Leonard A. Annetta, North Carolina State Univ., Shawn Holmes - North Carolina State Univ.)

Chapter 3 - Grounded Theory Methodology in Action: Transforming Method in Exploring Outcomes for Baccalaureate Nursing Graduates in Malaysian Borneo; pp. 45-63
(Melanie Birks, Ysanne Chapman, Karen Francis - School of Nursing and Midwifery, Monash Univ., Gippland Campus, Churchill)

Chapter 4 - Telemedicine and Distance Education in the Medical Field in Japan; pp. 65-91
(Kohei Akazawa, Shin-ichi Toyabe, Dept. of Medical Informatics, Niigata Univ. Medical and Dental Hospital, Niigata, Japan, Nobuhiro Sakata, Shinshu Univ. Hospital, Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan)

Chapter 5 - Laboratory Work Management Environment for Distance Education in Computer Engineering; pp. 93-130
(Santiago Rodriguez, Jose L. Pedraza, Antonio Garcia et al. - Univ. Politecnica de Madrid)

Chapter 6 - Education Research in Engineering Studies: Interactivity, Virtual and Remote Labs; pp. 131-167
(J.L. Guzman, H. Vargas, J. Sanchez et al.- Univ. of Almeria, Spain)

Chapter 7 - Remote Laboratories: Current Status and Future Challenges; pp. 169-184
(Giovannino Ratti, Laura Geppetti, Lorenzo Fiore - Dept. of Biology, Univ. of Pisa, Pisa, Italy)

Chapter 8 - Distance Learning Over Platforms Different from the P.C. Research Trends and Open Problems; pp. 185-199
(Jose J. Pazos-Arias, Martin Lopez-Nores - Dept. of Telematics Engineering, Univ. of Vigo, Vigo, Spain)

Index

   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2007
   ISBN: 1-60021-829-6
   Status: AV
  
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