A powerful mass medium used in education. Serves with equal ease in both developing and developed countries. Saving money, time, energy, and manpower. Carry the message to any place on the earth. A blind man’s medium and is meant for ears only.
Model of EB started with PTV around 1970’s.University education over television.
YouTube has devoted 30 – 40% of their website for the promotion of education.
A Bangladeshi American Salman khan. 89,842,891 lectures delivered.
Some universities in Pakistan are famous for educational broadcasting.VU and AIOU.Have their own radio and TV channels.
Established in 1974, Providing educational opportunities to those who couldnt leave their homes and jobs. Fulfills shortage of educational and technical opportunities, For lower middle class and poorer class.
In2007/08 more than 1 million students enrolled, More than 50% of whom were females, And 58% were students from rural areas.
1) Traditional distance learning,2) Traditional face-to-face learning,3) Blended learning.
Textbooks and reading material prepared on self-learning basis, A system of study centers spread across the country. Supplemented with radio and television programs. Academic Audit of AIOU 2006, the university broadcasted 1,034 media programs for 144 courses.
Used for students studying science programs Regular access to laboratories, Evening and weekend classes are offered.
Itutilizes Satellite and Internet. Started at AIOU in 2000. Web-based management and delivery of courses.
A not-for-profituniversity under the Government of Pakistan, Aims to overcome the acute shortage of qualified faculty, University uses a blend of free-to-air television broadcasts, the Internet and multimedia technologies.
Currently, 17 degree programs are offered, More than a 100 campuses located in 60 cities of the country, Enrollment has increased from 1,095 students in 2004 to close to 50,000 in 2009
Pakistan contains about 30,000 villages.Requires a minimum of 90,000 teachers.Education should be broadcasted. Living example