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English definition of “open learning”

open learning

noun [U]
 
 
HR
a way of studying that allows people to learn where and when they want, and to receive and send written work by mail or email: Distance learning is a form of open learning in which tutors and learners are separated by geographical distance. open learning centres/programmes
(Definition of open learning from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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