• Distance Education in the Seychelles: Future Directions 

      Murphy, David; Walker, Rob (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 1998)
      This report comprises the outcomes of a visit to the Seychelles by the consultants with a view to recommending a possible model of distance education provision for the Republic. It has been our firm view that for any such ...
    • PREST in Open and Distance Learning: Getting and Analysing Qualitative Data (A4 Module) 

      Walker, Rob (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004)
      In this module I take the view that research methodology is primarily concerned with questions of judgement in the use and application of skills in relation to opportunities. In practice there are almost always several ...
    • PREST in Open and Distance Learning: Mixed Research Methods (A5 Module) 

      Spratt, Christine; Walker, Rob; Robinson, Bernadette (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2004)
      You will be familiar with the ideas of quantitative and qualitative studies (see Modules A3 and A4). Indeed, you may have a strong preference for one of these approaches. In this unit we are going to look at mixed-method ...