Proposing a Solution
A telecourse is mainly aimed at meeting the learning needs of busy adult students. These are simply independent study classes utilizing the use of textbooks, study guides and visual tools such as video screens. Classes are primarily presented in the form of videotapes and the undertaking of textbook and study guide assignments. The main distinguishing factor in most telecourses is the lack of requirement for face-to-face class meetings.In regard to this brief introduction about a telecourse class, a number of problems is associated with most telecourse classes.
In conclusion, a major problem facing telecourse classes today is the problem of increased poor levels of performance by some students in these classes. This is a major problem warranting the intervention of practitioners in the education sector because such a trend is likely to water down the importance of telecourse classes since no one wants to join a class in which he or she is likely to register poor grades. This problem is partly caused by the lack of physical contact between telecourse students and their instructors and thus instructors should devise a strategy to frequently meet their students. This proposal is however likely to receive a lot of opposition from certain quarters since it beats the logic of adopting telecourses in the first pla