As a result, online education has become an increasingly important part of tertiary education, with colleges and universities using world-famous faculty members and professional support teams to promote online courses. Those are the two main advantages of online learning that lead many students to opt for online platforms when they want to earn a degree or certificate. To fund the shortfall, universities have passed their ri… 0000504700 00000 n 0000008135 00000 n This study reviews literature and gives a scholarly background to the study by reviewing some contributions made by various researchers and institutions on the concept of e-learning, particularly its usage in teaching and learning in higher educational institutions. %%EOF In my new book Resilient I offer practical strategies for growing the 12 inner-strengths you need for lasting well-being in a changing world. It’s been estimated that this will grow to $255 billion by 2017. 0001095130 00000 n startxref 0001095203 00000 n For years, cross-border credit or degree accreditation has been a major issue for various education systems. 0001095501 00000 n %PDF-1.3 %���� xref 34 0 obj << /Linearized 1 /O 36 /H [ 640 242 ] /L 25290 /E 3430 /N 10 /T 24492 >> endobj xref 34 11 0000000016 00000 n 0000000567 00000 n 0000000882 00000 n 0000001122 00000 n 0000001244 00000 n 0000001364 00000 n 0000001485 00000 n 0000003132 00000 n 0000003154 00000 n 0000000640 00000 n 0000000861 00000 n trailer << /Size 45 /Info 33 0 R /Root 35 0 R /Prev 24482 /ID[] >> startxref 0 %%EOF 35 0 obj << /Type /Catalog /Pages 32 0 R /Outlines 31 0 R >> endobj 43 0 obj << /S 112 /O 152 /Filter /FlateDecode /Length 44 0 R >> stream 0001095376 00000 n Some say that wisdom comes with age while others insist that it comes from learning. 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By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our updated Cookie Notice. ?u���>ԅ{p���v�~���� ���zyq������jP������!�B94� 0001095013 00000 n 0000003198 00000 n Tucker (2003) states that distance learning classes reach a broader student audience, better address student needs, save money (for both the school and student) and more importantly use the principles of modern learning pedagogy.