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Emerging developments in ICT based learning: The implications for higher education
Kanwar, Asha

PublishedDecember 2012
PublisherCommonwealth of Learning (COL)
CountryCanada, North America

ABSTRACT
My topic today is ‘Emerging Developments in ICT Based Learning: the implications for higher education’. I will first look at three emerging developments, namely the phenomenal rise of online learning; the OER movement and the more recent popularity of Massive Open Online Courses or MOOCs. I will then briefly reflect on the implications of these developments for higher education.

Keywords business model · digital divide · higher education · ICT in education · MOOC · OER · OER in education

Published atBurnaby, British Columbia
RefereedDoes not apply
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/11599/1110
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