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Title Open educational resources : an Asian perspective / Gajaraj Dhanarajan and David Porter, editors
Published Vancouver : Commonwealth of Learning and OER Asia, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (1 electronic document (296 pages)) : illustrations, PDF file
Series Perspectives on open and distance learning
Contents PART I: Overview. Higher Education and Open Educational Resources in Asia: An Overview / Gajaraj Dhanarajan and Ishan Sudeera Abeywardena -- PART II: Country Perspective: Chapter 1: A Study on the Use of Open Educational Resources in China / Li Yawan and Li Ying -- Chapter 2: Open Educational Resources in Hong Kong / Kin-sun Yuen and Alex Jean-wah Wong -- Chapter 3: An Assessment of Individual and Institutional Readiness to Embrace Open Educational Resources in India / V. Bharathi Harishankar, Venkataraman Balaji and Sreedhar Ganapuram -- Chapter 4: Prospects and Challenges for Introducing Open Educational Resources in Indonesia / Daryono and Tian Belawati -- Chapter 5: Open Educational Resources in Japan / Tsuneo Yamada -- Chapter 6: Open Educational Resources in Korea / Yong Kim -- Chapter 7: Open Educational Resources in Malaysia / Ishan Sudeera Abeywardena, Gajaraj Dhanarajan and Choo-Khai Lim -- Chapter 8: The Genesis of OER at the Virtual University of Pakistan / Naveed A. Malik -- Chapter 9: OER in Philippine Higher Education: A Preliminary Study / Patricia B. Arinto and Roel Cantada -- Chapter 10: Open Educational Resources in Vietnam / Minh Do -- PART III: Case Studies: Chapter 11: Development of OER-Based Undergraduate Technology Course Material: "TCC242/05 Web Database Application" Delivered Using ODL at Wawasan Open University / Ishan Sudeera Abeywardena -- Chapter 12: Quenching the Thirst: Open Educational Resources in Support of Drought Mitigation at the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics / William Dar and Venkataraman Balaji -- Chapter 13: Open Knowledge Initiatives in the Philippines: The Vibal Foundation / Primo G. Garcia, Alvie Simonette Alip and Joane Serrano -- Chapter 14: Establishing OER Practice in India: The University of Madras / V. Bharathi Harishankar -- Chapter 15: Digital Repository to Open Educational Resource Repository: IGNOU's eGyanKosh / Uma Kanjilal -- Chapter 16: The Korean Open Courseware System / Yong Kim -- Chapter 17: National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL):OER and Beyond / Mangala Sunder Krishnan -- Chapter 18: Teachers' Online Forum: An Online Interactive Forum for Sustaining Teacher Professional Development, by Universitas Terbuka / Udan Kusmawan -- Chapter 19: Opening Up Resources for Open Learning: The Open University of Hong Kong / Alex Jean-wah Wong and Kin-sun Yuen -- Chapter 20: Chinese OER Joins iTunes U: Beijing Open University / Li Ying and Li Yawan
Notes Title from PDF t.p., viewed Feb. 5, 2013
"This book, the result of an OER Asia research project hosted and implemented by the Wawasan Open University (WOU) in Malaysia, with support from Canada's International Development Research Centre (IDRC), brings together ten country reports and ten case studies on OER in the Asian region that highlight the typical situations obtaining in each context."--Foreword
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Open learning -- Education (Higher) -- Asia -- Computer network resources.
Education, Higher -- Asia -- Computer network resources.
Distance education -- Asia.
Form Electronic book
Author Dhanarajan, G.
Porter, David.
Commonwealth of Learning.
ISBN 9781894975612