1st Edition

Using the Media for Adult Basic Education

ISBN 9780367000882
Published August 18, 2020 by Routledge
260 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published in 1982 this volume examines some of the themes and issues involved in the combined use of broadcasting, distance teaching methods and local tutorial or counselling provision for adult basic education. Particular emphasis is laid on identifying means of reaching groups and individuals with special needs in literacy, numeracy and social skills. Detailed case-studies are presented, drawn from the UK, France, Denmark, The Netherlands and Canary Islands.  


Table of Contents

1. Using the Media for Adult Basic Education Anthony Kaye 2. Télé-Promotion Rurale, Rhône-Alpes, Auvergne, France Marc Girardin 3. Just the Job, Wesward TV/NEC, UK Barry Reeves 4. The Open University Community Education Programme, UK Judith Calder and Nick Farnes 5. The Adult Literacy Initiative 1974-79, UK Arthur Jones and Alan Charnley 6. Danish for Adults, Danmarks Radio Peter Olaf Looms 7. Open School, Netherlands Lies Vellekoop 8. Radio ECCA, Canary Islands Luis Espina Cepeda 9. Directory and Selective Bibliography Keith Harry

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