Institutional Sharing of OpenCourseWare Across National Boundaries: A Case Study and Historical First in Higher Education

Matkin, Gary W.
May 2009
Distance Education Report;5/15/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p3
Case Study
The article presents a case study which discusses the successful partners of the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and Fundacão Getulio Vargas (FGV) in the development, sharing and cross-publishing of OpenCourseWare (OCW). The author points out that the success of the partnership can be attributed to the incorporation of innovations. He explains that the endeavor of UCI and FGV shows the benefits of republishing and sharing of OCW content on Web sites.


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