Academic Catalog

CTE321 FOUNDATIONS OF DISTANCE EDUCATION

Course Code: 3760321
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Computer Education And Instructional Technology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Academic Staff Dr. LKNUR ELK
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

Historical development of distance education, definition and function of distance education, technologies used within distance education: TV, VCR, radio, printed materials, computers, and the Internet. Typology of distance education teaching systems. Techniques and methods used inplanning, development, and implementation of distance education teaching systems.