Analysis on the Development of Educational Resources in the Open Universities in China

  • Shijie LiEmail author
  • Xianyue Wu
  • Yi Qiu
  • Lihong Wu
  • Pengyu Chen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10309)


Cloud computing, big data and other emerging technologies have been commonly applied to education nowadays. Although these subversive technologies has brought new opportunities to many open universities, new challenges have been created from the new models, forms and demands, which have a strong impact on the existing distance educational framework and mechanisms. This paper proposes an evaluation index on the educational resources developed by open universities, based on the analysis on some online courses offered by the Open University of Guangdong and the Open University of China. The evaluation index is then applied to study and evaluate the current development of educational resources for open universities in China.


Open universities Educational resources Resource analysis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shijie Li
    • 1
    Email author
  • Xianyue Wu
    • 2
  • Yi Qiu
    • 1
  • Lihong Wu
    • 1
  • Pengyu Chen
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Information Technology in EducationSouth China Normal UniversityGuangzhouChina
  2. 2.The Open University of GuangdongGuangzhouChina

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