Distance Learning Web Sites
Distance + Online Learning
- Association for Canadian Community Colleges
Use the search facility to locate all of the Colleges and Institutes in your province. Then visit the homepage of each institution to assess their distance education offerings.
- HRDC Office of Learning Technologies
"The OLT's job is to raise awareness about the opportunities, challenges and benefits of technology-based
learning and act as a catalyst for innovation in the area of learning and skills development enabled by technologies."
- International Centre for Distance Learning
Search for online and distance education courses by location, by field of study, and by institution. Courses offered in Africa, Asia, Australasia, Carribean, Europe, Latin America, Middle East, and North America.
- National Extension College Distance Online Courses
U.K. site offering open learning resources, distance learning courses with full tutor support, and training materials.
- Open University
Offers a comprehensive list of courses available in an online and distance capacity.
Thousands of courses from around the world delievered via the Internet. Search the online course directory.
- University of Alberta Academic Technologies for Learning
Designed to serve those involved in distance education on the post-secondary level.
- Réseau d'éducation à distance de l'Ontario
- North Island Distance Education School
A BC school offering a variety of distance education courses. Offered in conjunction with Connect, a computer-enhanced distance education program.
- National College, Toronto, ON and Vancouver, BC
Distance and computer-based training. Diploma and certificate programs available.
- (The) Commonwealth of Learning - Home Page
International Organization established by Commonwealth Governments to create and widen access to education and to improve its quality, utilizing distance education techniques and associated communications technologies to meet the particular requirements of member countries.
- (The) Commonwealth of Learning - Asian Region
Encourages distance education institutions to consolidate and expand their activities.
- (The) Globewide Network Academy
Global and non-profit consortium of educational and research organizations provides a central marketplace for courses as well as administrative and technical services in support of online courses.
- Michigan Technological University Educational Technology Services
Educational Technology Services (ETS) is a division of Michigan Tech's Information Technology (IT) department. ETS... provides satellite teleconferencing services, manages distance learning technologies, prepares educational media productions and distributes and maintains audio/visual equipment for the university community.
- World Lecture Hall
Links to pages created by faculty who are using the web to deliver class materials.