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Tracking online and distance education in Canadian universities and colleges: 2018 Canadian national survey of online and distance education public report
Canadian Digital Learning Research Association [corporate]

PublishedJanuary 2019
PeriodicalPages 1-61
PublisherCanadian Digital Learning Research Association
CountryCanada, North America

ABSTRACT
Executive Summary

The first comprehensive survey of online and distance learning in Canadian public post-secondary institutions, covering all types of institution and every province and territory, was conducted in 2017.

This research indicated that online learning was alive and well in Canadian post-secondary institutions, with 85% of responding institutions offering at least some online learning for credit in 2016, and with courses offered in almost all subject areas in one institution or another. Two-thirds of responding institutions stated that online learning was considered 'very' or 'extremely' important for their long-term future.

The 2018 study builds on the prior year's results, with an expanded roster of institutions, a modified questionnaire with more detailed questions, and refined definitions and enrolment questions. The responding institutions covered 92% of all students in post-secondary education in Canada.

Keywords barriers to online learning · blended learning · higher education · MOOC · multimedia usage in education · OEP · OER · online learning · open textbooks · shared definitions

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RightsAttribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
URLhttps://onlinelearningsurveycanada.ca/publications-2018/
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