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Tanhan, Ahmet; Boyle, Christopher; Tas, Besra; Sögüt, Yasin; Cashwell, Craig C.; Genc, Emel; Karatepe, Hasan Turan – Distance Education, 2023
In this study, we used online photovoice and community-based participatory research to understand and address facilitators and barriers to online distance education for college students in Turkey. Out of 260 students who consented to the study, 240 shared the most important facilitator, 190 shared the most important barriers, and 190 completed our…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Distance Education, Online Courses, College Students
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Akbulut, Yavuz; Kuzu, Abdullah; Latchem, Colin; Odabasi, Ferhan – Distance Education, 2007
Turkey's Anadolu University is one of the world's largest mega-universities. It is engaged in strategic planning in response to changes in the expectations of the Turkish Higher Education Council and the community at large. In re-examining its vision and strategic directions, Anadolu University needs to be informed on the knowledge, skills, and…
Descriptors: Strategic Planning, Educational Change, Foreign Countries, Organizational Climate
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McIsaac, Marina Stock; And Others – Distance Education, 1988
Describes the distance education program at Anadolu University in Turkey and compares its problems and solutions with similar distance programs in other Asian countries. A brief history is presented, enrollment figures are given, and future directions are described. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Distance Education, Enrollment
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Murphy, Karen – Distance Education, 1991
Describes a study that examined sociocultural influences on the attributions for success and failure among four distance learners in Turkey. The influences of patronage and oral tradition are discussed, and implications for applying Western-based attribution theory to distance learners in developing countries with more traditional cultures are…
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Academic Failure, Attribution Theory, Case Studies