Online Learning and Teaching in Higher Education by Shirley BachOnline Learning and Teaching in Higher Education by Shirley Bach

Online Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

byShirley Bach, Philip Haynes, Jennifer Lewis Smith

Paperback | December 16, 2006

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  • What are the links between theory and practice in the area of online learning in higher education?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the online approach?
  • How can online learning be used to enhance the student experience? This book provides the first critical evaluation of theory and practice in online learning and teaching in higher education. It also provides a critique of online learning for all those working in a higher education setting. It examines the online approach in the context of the internet age and global higher education, examining changes in distance learning as well as how online learning is affecting mainstream mass higher education. Practical examples throughout the book allow the reader to:
    • Understand quality issues with regard to online learning
    • Design appropriate courses
    • Create stimulating online learning environments
    • Transform learning methods
    • Adapt and develop strategies to enhance online teaching practiceOnline Learning and Teaching in Higher Education is key reading for lecturers, managers and policy makers in the higher education sector.
Shirley Bach Is Head of division of graduate studies in the Institute of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Brighton. Her academic studies have focused on psychology applied to health She has extensive teaching experience in HE and has explored the potential of online learning since the mid 1990s. Philip Haynes From 20...
Title:Online Learning and Teaching in Higher EducationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 9.06 × 5.91 × 0.51 inPublished:December 16, 2006Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0335218296

ISBN - 13:9780335218295

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