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ERIC Number: EJ1147378
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 8
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ISSN: ISSN-2332-3205
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Multi-Engagement, Learning Approach and Student Learning Outcomes: Evidence from Taiwanese Private University
Peng, Michael Yao-Ping; Wang, Rong-Sheng; Liu, Feng-Chi; Tuan, Sheng-Hwa
Universal Journal of Educational Research, v5 n7 p1137-1144 2017
Higher education plays a key role in national economic development. According to statistics from the Ministry of Education (MOE), there were 166 higher education institutions (HEIs) in Taiwan in 2014. This form of mass education provides more educational opportunities for students, but also causes problems like low teaching quality and competitiveness which decrease students' learning outcomes. Using multilevel models, this study examined the strength of the association between student engagement and the development of student learning outcome based on data from 1,226 students. This study examined how learning and institutional scales contribute to the narrative on academic rigor at a medium, private teaching institution. The results indicate that a specific type of engagement is linked to a particular learning outcome, which means that not every engagement type has an equal impact thereon.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Taiwan
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