A Proposed Sketch of a Distance Education Model for the Enrichment of Adult Literacy in Pakistan

 
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2011 (EN)
A Proposed Sketch of a Distance Education Model for the Enrichment of Adult Literacy in Pakistan (EL)

Saleem, Khalid
Ahmad, Mumtaz

Various efforts have been made to overcome the problem of illiteracy throughout the world, particularly in the developing countries. But, none of these had valuable results. Therefore, in most of the developing countries like Pakistan, governments are concerned about handling the literacy problem effectively. The present paper was conducted in view of the poor literacy condition in Pakistan.it focused upon the analysis of existing literacy situation in Pakistan as well as finding out workable suggestions for overcoming the literacy problem. The study revealed that there was no use of broadcast media or the motivational techniques to attract the illiterate people to the literacy centers. Above all there was no consistency in the literacy programmes due to political factors. The main objectives of the study included to analyze the past literacy programmes in Pakistan and to create a distance education literacy model for Pakistan. The modern way for imparting literacy should be used rather than following the conventional methods. For this purpose a distance education model for enhancing literacy is proposed to be used in Pakistan. This is a theoretical model workable in the low literacy areas with suitable physical provisions. (EL)

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adult literacy, distance education, model, enrichment (EL)

Ελληνικό Δίκτυο Ανοικτής και εξ Αποστάσεως Εκπαίδευσης (ΕΔΑΕ) (EL)
Greek Network of Open and Distance Education (EDAE) (EN)

Ανοικτή Εκπαίδευση: το περιοδικό για την Ανοικτή και εξ Αποστάσεως Εκπαίδευση και την Εκπαιδευτική Τεχνολογία

Greek

2011-01-01


Hellenic Network of Open and Distance Education (EL)

1791-9312
Ανοικτή Εκπαίδευση: το περιοδικό για την Ανοικτή και εξ Αποστάσεως Εκπαίδευση και την Εκπαιδευτική Τεχνολογία; Vol 7, No 1 (2011); 21-35 (EL)
Open Education: The Journal for Open and Distance Education and Educational Technology; Vol 7, No 1 (2011); 21-35 (EN)



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