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Open Universities: what are the dimensions of openness?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09-22)
Karnataka State Open University, 22 September 2011 by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // Unfortunately I cannot be here for tomorrow's sessions so I have been asked to make a short intervention in this session. ...
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-09-27)
Formal Inauguration of CEMBA/MPA, Open University of Mauritius, Port Louis, Mauritius, 27 September 2013 by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning // COL has had a long association with Mauritius, which has been ...
Open University of Mauritius: a University for the 21st Century
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-04-22)
Video speech/presentation given at the Open University of Mauritius Inauguration (22 April 2013) held in Mauritius by Professor Asha Kanwar, Commonwealth of Learning. Duration: 7:05 // Resource contains link to video as ...
Visual Arts Education and New Technologies: Sharing cultures at the DeTao Masters Academy
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-14)
I shall begin our presentation by exploring how the definition of visual arts has developed over time.// We then examine the revolution inspired by new media and technology in art, giving the example of David Hockney as ...
Overcoming Inequality in an Unequal World: Developing Sustainable Partnerships in Open and Distance Learning
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-10-27)
In this presentation, I shall first examine what we mean by partnerships, and then review some models of partnership within open universities that have evolved over the last forty years. I shall then take up three examples ...
A New Paradigm for Open Universities
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2015-12-01)
Keynote delivered at the AAOU 29th Annual Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 1 December 2015 by Professor Asha Kanwar, President & CEO (co-written with Dr Sanjaya Mishra, Education Specialist, eLearning).
Value of Partnerships in Building an Education System
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-11-26)
Partnership refers to a dynamic relationship between organisations and institutions based on mutually agreed goals with clearly defined roles and responsibilities. COL leverages its modest resources through partnerships ...
Higher Education: Open for Innovation?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012-03-23)
In the first part of the lecture I will show how, despite its traditional resistance to change, there have been important new developments in higher education in the last fifty years. The most important developments have ...
Confessions of a Part-time Extramural Student
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2010-05-13)
I shall simply add to your own moving accounts of your studies at Massey by sharing my own experiences as a part-time extramural student for 25 years.
Is eLearning True to the Principles of Technology?
(Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009-10-27)
eLearn Conference, World Conference on eLearning in Corporate, Government, Healthcare & Higher Education, Vancouver, Canada, 27 October 2009, Keynote address by Sir John Daniel, Commonwealth of Learning // What is technology ...