Distance eLearning

Distance elearning, sometimes called e-learning, is a formalized teaching and learning system specifically designed to be carried out remotely by using electronic communication. Below are details of elearning companies in South Africa, who offer a range of training courses and elearning programs in South Africa.

What is the difference between Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) and other online learning platforms?

Being successful in an online college program doesn’t happen by chance. Students who are intentional about locating the right resources, prioritizing their academic responsibilities, and crafting an overall plan will leverage the benefits available through an online degree program.

The Digital Academy is part of how Barclays Africa is changing the way we develop our digital products, while supporting the people who build them.

This new learning model is sweeping the globe and making education accessible to the masses.

The online learning craze known as MOOCs is making its way to South Africa and Wits University is leading the way.

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Developments in innovation bring affordable higher education solutions through the use of technology, blended learning and the connected campus concept to the masses.

Independent education group Curro Holdings and publishers Via Afrika are partnering to pioneer an initiative with USA-based PenPal Schools to link learners online in an innovative global study programme.

While distance learning can offer convenience and flexibility students should be prepared for its unique set of challenges.

Obsidian, Red Hat and CTU unite to support open source skills development.

For working professionals going to class is not a real option, however aspiring MBA candidates can now earn their degree online.

Due to the increased accessibility to the internet and bandwidth speeds, an emerging trend in distance learning opportunities is on the rise.

Online learning is flexible and convenient but in some ways it can be more challenging than regular training programmes. It requires you to be extremely disciplined and focused.

Distance learning programmes are an excellent way for you to study while keeping up with work, family, or other commitments. Just because distance learning offers more flexibility than campus-based learning does not mean that there are no challenges, however.

This could be your last chance to join a 2016 study programme at Unisa before undergraduate applications close on 30 September.

Unisa is well known for its distance and online learning courses, but it is by no means the only institution that offers flexible study options in South Africa.

It’s an exciting time for online tertiary education as Africa’s top university, the University of Cape Town (UCT), endeavours to make more and more opportunities for lifelong learning available to working professionals across Africa.

Technology enabled learning is a major buzz term at the moment, with everyone from public to private schools and higher education institutions trying to get in on the action.

An exciting new partnership is revolutionising access to innovative teacher training methods.

Distance learning is receiving much attention in South Africa and trends indicate that the medium is growing rapidly both locally and globally.

The debate on the effectiveness of digital-learning formats compared to classroom learning is ongoing.

With the aim of improving the quality of teaching and learning in the province, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has outlined her plans to invest heavily in e-learning over the next three years.

With the aim of enabling learners to improve their performance in high school mathematics and science Omidyar Network has invested in Siyavula Education.

Making access to training and professional development considerably easier, iEnter is introducing a range of online training courses which include self-paced virtual modules.

Will I be able to adapt to an elearning system? Does online learning provide the same value as traditional courses? If you have ever asked these questions now is the time to find the answers.


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