Mason, Robin and Rennie, Frank
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Rural and remote learners are disadvantaged even with online provision due to poor connections. Broadband offers a potential solution. This paper looks at the initial results of a project to install broadband services in the Western Isles of Scotland. It focuses on the educational potential of broadband and the design implications for online courses. It also considers more informal kinds of learning that broadband facilitates in rural areas.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||broadband; rural development; e-learning; online communication; e-learning course design|
|Academic Unit/Department:||Institute of Educational Technology|
|Interdisciplinary Research Centre:||Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)|
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|Date Deposited:||25 May 2006|
|Last Modified:||06 Aug 2016 15:06|
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