The Open University of Israel


English Department

How we teach

Online options

The English departments distance learning courses are available anywhere in the world, to anyone who has a broadband Internet connection.

Our distance learning options include:

  • synchronous virtual classes fully interactive courses based on videoconferencing systems such as InterWise and Webex. Students require microphones for these options.
  • asynchronous delivery multimedia courseware supported by course websites and collaborative learning through electronic forums and Wiki environments (WIKIOP).
  • blended learning mixed-mode combinations of distance delivery systems and face-to-face teaching in study centers.
  • virtual tutorial sessions for overseas students transmitted from OUI's state-of-the-art studios.

Students in Israel can also choose to study in small groups with a teacher at over 50 study centers throughout the country.