EBS Dean explains the benefits of distance learning
[Photo: courtesy of Heather McGregor]
Online education is quickly becoming a major phenomenon around the world. Even studies have shown that more and more students are turning to online courses to advance their education thanks to technological advancements that have enabled people to gain a respected education through online methods.
Slowly in China, an increasing number of Chinese professionals are also embracing distance learning with universities abroad. An Institution like the Edinburgh Business School of Heriot Watt University is a great example of a global university that has seen an increasing number of Chinese students sign up for their distance learning programmes.
Recently Nillah Nyakoa spoke with Heather McGregor- the Executive Dean of Edinburgh Business School to talk about the benefits of eLearning -as distance learning course options get more popular not just in China, but around the world.