The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has launched an Integrated Online Learning Programme (IOLP) offering at the University of Ghana.
The IOLP is expected to offer over 3,000 free certificated courses and industry attachment for the youth as well as professionals in the country.
“Today I launched an Integrated Online Learning Program (IOLP) offering over 3,000 free certificated courses and industry attachment for the youth as well as professionals. The Integrated Online Learning Program will be be run by the University of Ghana in collaboration with international partners including Alison, Leyden Educational Foundation and SOLNetwork,” Bawumia posted on Facebook.
“I pointed out that the advancement of ICT has called for online learning as a feasible and economically appropriate means of extending quality higher education, offering several benefits including saving time and money, better retention of taught material, and consistent and standardized training every time for every learner,” it added.