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English definition of “distance learning”

distance learning

noun [U]    
a way of studying , especially for a degree , where you study mostly at home , receiving and sending off work by post or over the internet Types of education
(Definition of distance learning noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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