Publisher Provided Annotation A practical, down-to-earth guide to developing and using print-based and Internet-based flexible learning resources for courses where students rarely, if ever, attend on-campus classes. This hands-on book offers strategies, suggestions, hints, and examples, and includes a hotel and tourism case study that illustrates effective concepts and strategies. The Handbook for Distance Learning in Tourism examines the roles and characteristics of a project manager; developing and buying resources; considerations before committing to a project; maximizing project ownership; ensuring quality content; educational design guidelines; media foundations; production, design, and maintenance of print resources; developing and using Web sites; computer-mediated contact; course management systems (CMS); and much more.For example, for two courses, each with weekly optional-attendance classes, the timetable should be organized so that they ... Orientation Activities for First-Year Students In the first semester of a flexible learning program, first-year studentsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook for Distance Learning in Tourism|
|Author||:||Kaye Sung Chon|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2012-12-06|