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University education online: can it work?

March 2001 - University education online: can it work?The cost of tertiary education in Australia is rising, as is the number of university-educated workers needed. This month's feature examine the possibilities outlined in Kim Beazley's University of Australia Online speech. Would such a concept provide effective learning? Would it be as cost-effective as proposed? And would it benefit those Australians currently disadvantaged by existing educational facilities? Our writers explore the complexities from many angles.

The role of the Educational Designer in developing online courses
by James Dalziel - 31/03/2001
The when and how of online education
by Dirk Flinthart - 31/03/2001
Australian universities must take the on-line learning lead
by Fiona Stewart - 31/03/2001
Online education requires more than technological innovation
by Tom Worthington - 15/03/2001
Tertiary education online requires further study and thinking
by Carolyn Allport - 15/03/2001
On-line off-target: the unexpected consequences of Labor's e-university
by Andrew Norton - 15/03/2001
University of Australia Online: a vision for a better educated Australia
by Michael Lee - 15/03/2001

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