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Sharing Distance Education Courses Among Universities

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.org

Citation:  2007 ASAE Annual Meeting  078013.(doi:10.13031/2013.23444)
Authors:   Leon Schumacher, Thomas Brumm, John Slocombe, Jack Schinstock
Keywords:   Distance Education, undergraduate, agricultural mechanized systems management

Four universities collaborated to develop mechanized systems management (agricultural systems management, agricultural systems technology, etc.) courses to be shared via distance education. Funded by a USDA Higher Education Challenge Grant, these undergraduate and graduate courses were initially offered to students at Iowa State University, Kansas State University, the University of Missouri, and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This effort is affiliated with the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA).

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