E-learning at Sultan Qaboos university: Status and future

Ali Sharaf Al Musawi*, Ahmed Yousif Abdelraheem

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Abstract

The adaptation of E-learning technology at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) to solve the problem of higher education is discussed. The E-learning provides access to learning resources at a wide variety of location to Omanis, rather making people travel to receive education. The electronic storage and retrieval of information through internet are increasingly used by Omanis. SQU adopted E-learning technique with face-to-face (f2f) instructions, which resulted in increase in number of online running courses. The applications of E-learning in teaching and learning would develop with progressive implementation, improvement of utilization and quality training.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)363-367
Number of pages5
JournalBritish Journal of Educational Technology
Volume35
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2004

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Education
  • Engineering(all)

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