To boost online learning, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has launched a podcast series with the motto ‘Freedom to Learn’. The podcasts series seeks to bring professionals from different fields together to a common platform.
It can be accessed from the official website of IGNOU — www.ignou.ac.in. Named, ‘Future of Work: Navigating a Sustainable New World, the podcast series will provide learners and stakeholders with an opportunity to hear the best of minds.
The platform is designed and developed by Prof Uma Knajilal, Director of Centre for Online Education, or COE, IGNOU. Prof Neeti Agrawal and Prof Nayantara Padhi of School of Management Studies will coordinate the podcasts series.
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Prof. Nageshwar Rao, VC of IGNOU, during the launch through Facebook live, complimented the coordinators for the initiative and also commended the swiftness with which it has been rolled out with the help of COE, IGNOU.
Prof. Rao further said: “The curriculum of other schools and online counseling should also be made part of the Podcast for the benefit of the wider set of learners.”