ERIC Number: EJ1044025
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Dec
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Evaluating Web 2.0 Technologies in Higher Education Using Students' Perceptions and Performance
Karvounidis, T.; Chimos, K.; Bersimis, S.; Douligeris, C.
Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, v30 n6 p577-596 Dec 2014
In this work, Web 2.0 technologies in higher education are evaluated using students' perceptions, satisfaction, performance and behaviour. The study evaluates the Web 2.0 tools as stand-alone entities as well in terms of their cross-operability and integration (confluence) to synergistic contributions towards the enhancement of student learning. Significant correlations and interdependencies on the students' behaviour over the used platform and their performance in various time points within the course time line have been revealed.
Descriptors: Web 2.0 Technologies, Computer Software Evaluation, Higher Education, Student Attitudes, Performance Based Assessment, Academic Achievement, Participant Satisfaction, Student Behavior, Technology Integration, Technology Uses in Education, Correlation, Usability, Educational Improvement, Time Perspective, Influence of Technology, College Students, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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