Document Type



Edith Cowan University

Place of Publication

Churchlands, Western Australia


School of Language Education


Funding assistance for this research project was provided by the Department of Employment Education and Training under the Australian Language and Literacy Policy.

Australian Language, & Literacy Policy

National Child Literacy Project 5 1994-95


Louden, W., & Rivalland, J. (1995). Literacy at a distance : language and learning in distance education. Perth, Australia: Edith Cowan University.


This study provides a description of the practices and strategies of distance learning for students in Years 6 to 10. It describes the materials and modes of delivery of distance education, and identifies three influences on achievement. A model for improvement is proposed, identifying ten prospective areas for improvement of distance education services...

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