Teaching Telecourses: Opportunities and Options: How Do Telecourses Compare to Other Types of Courses?


...television-delivered instruction is equivalent to traditional, classroom-based instruction in its learning effectiveness... outcomes of the television courses are roughly equivalent to the outcomes of the comparable traditional courses...tele-course students performed better than or as well as non-telecourse students...a third of the faculty studied reported that Annenberg/CPB courses retained more students than traditionally taught courses. Another third said that retention was equal to traditionally taught courses.

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Finding No Significant Difference
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