Title: East-West distance education in the USSR

Authors: Markku Markkula, Anders Hagstrom

Addresses: International Association for Continuing Engineering Education (IACEE), Revontulentie 6, SF-02100 Espoo, Finland. ' International Association for Continuing Engineering Education (IACEE), Revontulentie 6, SF-02100 Espoo, Finland

Abstract: This paper describes a pilot project initiated by the International Association for Continuing Engineering Education (IACEE) to provide video-based courses and other distance education material to serve the USSR|s educational needs in management, technology, and environment. The project will utilise existing western programs and deliver them through a network of distance education centres to be established in the USSR.

Keywords: distance education; video-based training; USSR; East-West cooperation; continuing engineering education; continuing education; management education; technology education; environment education.

DOI: 10.1504/IJCEELL.1991.030359

International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning, 1991 Vol.1 No.3, pp.211 - 218

Published online: 15 Dec 2009 *

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