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Macao or Macau (Chinese: 澳門), is one of the two special administrative regions of the People's Republic of China (PRC), the other being Hong Kong. Macau lies on the western side of the Pearl River Delta across from Hong Kong to the east, bordered by Guangdong province to the north and facing the South China Sea to the east and south. The territory's economy is heavily dependent on gambling and tourism, but also includes manufacturing. The population is 568,700 and there is no capital city.

Further information

For further general information see Wikipedia:Macao.

Education in Macao

For a general description of education in Macao see Education:Macao.


For a description more focussed to e-learning see E-learning:Macao.

Quality procedures

Internet in Macao

Internet in Education

Copyright law in Macao

Copyright law in Education

OER Initiatives in Macao

National OER initiatives

The e-Macao project, a governemnt initiative to foster e-government, developed "Over 15 courses ... in the area of enterprise application development, foundations of e-government, and implementation of e-government. Some of these courses are already available as open courseware. In addition, there are several seminar and workshop presentations that are available as Open Educational Resources (OER)." (

Regional OER initiatives

Institutional OER initiatives



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