Definition of open learning in English:

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open learning


[mass noun]
Learning based on independent study or initiative rather than formal classroom instruction.
Example sentences
  • Write a detailed training and development rationale for technology-based learning and open learning in an organization that you have studied.
  • Distance and open learning began with correspondence courses.
  • Mr Woods said that ASTE applauded the Polytechnic and staff for the recently received Commonwealth of Learning award for distance education and open learning.

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