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Luka, Ineta – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This study aims to evaluate a culture-based blended learning multilingual course created for adult learners in ten languages and the development of learners' 21st-century skills during its implementation in six European countries -- Croatia, Latvia, Slovenia, Romania, Poland and Czechia in the COVID-19 period. Design/methodology/approach:…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, COVID-19, Pandemics, Blended Learning
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Giner-Gomis, Antonio; González-Fernández, Raúl; Iglesias-Martínez, Marcos J.; López-Gómez, Ernesto; Lozano-Cabezas, Inés – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This paper aims to explore the perceptions of preservice teachers regarding their learning during the teaching practicum (TP) period in the context of the pandemic. Specifically, the objectives of this study are to analyze the difficulties and the learning consequences perceived by student teachers and also to identify proposals with…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Practicums, Pandemics, COVID-19
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Zizka, Laura; Probst, Gaby – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: In March 2020, higher education institutions (HEIs) were obliged to complete the semester online because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In the semesters that followed, HEIs reopened and closed again because of new waves of the pandemic. While flexibility was lauded, previous literature cited student problems such as lack of motivation and…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, COVID-19, Pandemics, School Closing
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Mohandas, Lakshmy; Sorgenfrei, Nathalia; Drankoff, Lauren; Sanchez, Ivan; Furterer, Sandra; Cudney, Elizabeth; Laux, Chad; Antony, Jiju – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This study aims to identify critical online teaching effectiveness factors from instructors' perspectives and experiences during COVID-19. Design/methodology/approach: This study used a qualitative phenomenology approach. In addition, the research used a snowball sample to identify faculty in the engineering and engineering technology…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Online Courses, Teacher Attitudes
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Mumtaz, Sabiha; Parahoo, Sanjai K.; Gupta, Namrata; Harvey, Heather L. – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This paper aims to investigate the major challenges faced and lessons learned during the unplanned transition to online examinations (OE) at a traditional university following the COVID-19 pandemic. Design/methodology/approach: This exploratory study involved two distinct samples (110 students and 30 instructors) drawn from a large public…
Descriptors: Student Evaluation, Computer Assisted Testing, Electronic Learning, Educational Change
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Istijanto – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This study aims to explore and compare the approach and avoidance factors in motivating students to study using three different learning methods--face-to-face learning, online learning and hybrid learning. Design/methodology/approach: This research uses in-depth online interviews to gain insights from students. Purposive sampling was…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, College Students, In Person Learning, Electronic Learning
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Meng, Xiangju; Hu, Zhenfang – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This paper aims to use a quantitative approach to explore the role of online learning behavior in students' academic performance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, the authors probe its mediating effect in the relationship between student motivation (extrinsic and intrinsic) and academic performance in a blended learning context.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Electronic Learning, Distance Education, COVID-19
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White, Laura W.; Jordan, Kelly Elizabeth; McDermott, Heidi – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: The purpose of this case study is to describe a simulation-based assessment designed to assure student readiness for a first full-time clinical experience in an entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy program that transitioned to mixed-mode instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic. Design/methodology/approach: A cohort of 40 second-year…
Descriptors: Learning Readiness, Clinical Experience, Allied Health Occupations Education, Doctoral Students
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Lin, Linda; Foung, Dennis; Chen, Julia – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This study aims to examine the impact of the transformation of an assessment on students' performance and perspectives in an English for Academic Purposes course in Hong Kong. The assessment was changed from the traditional pen-and-paper mode to an unproctored online mode. Design/methodology/approach: Using mixed methods, the research…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Student Evaluation, English for Academic Purposes, Second Language Learning
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Ironsi, Chinaza Solomon – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This paper asserts that while educational resources are times effective in teaching students how to write, the format in which they are delivered can influence results. With this in mind, this study aims to examine the effectiveness of using educational resources in a blended format. Design/methodology/approach: This study used a…
Descriptors: Educational Resources, Blended Learning, Writing Instruction, Writing Skills
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Cavanaugh, Joseph; Jacquemin, Stephen; Junker, Christine – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This study aims to use self-reported publicly available student assessment data from the time period when there was an abrupt change in instructional method at the start of COVID-19 to assess potential for differences as a result of course delivery mode. Design/methodology/approach: A general linear model using 837 student evaluations…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, Online Courses, Student Evaluation
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Pohlenz, Philipp; Felix, Annika; Berndt, Sarah; Seyfried, Markus – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This paper aims to investigate student subgroups' responses to the coercive digitalisation of teaching and learning processes during the pandemic. Respective variance is discussed in terms of digital inequality and is interpreted as a need to individualise teaching and learning and quality assurance practices. Design/methodology/approach:…
Descriptors: Student Reaction, Technology Uses in Education, COVID-19, Pandemics
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Ghosh, Ratan; Khatun, Asia; Khanam, Zobaida – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: The closure of educational institutions in the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the global teaching and learning landscape. Face-to-face classroom activity has been shifted to online classroom activity. This study aims to investigate the effect of social media-based education on students' academic performance during the pandemic.…
Descriptors: COVID-19, Pandemics, School Closing, Social Media
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Stephens, Simon; Gallagher, Padraig – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: This paper aims to explore the experiences, attitudes and expectations of higher education managers in relation to the increased use of metrics. Specifically, the authors examine a system of metrics which was introduced as part of the process for establishing Technological Universities in Ireland. Design/methodology/approach: A total of…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Universities, Measurement, Administrators
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Dube-Xaba, Zanele; Makae, Malehlohonolo Precious – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: The aim of quality assessment is to support the development of learners' competencies as required in 21st century economies. This paper aims to analyse the role and understanding of heads of department (HoDs) regarding quality assessment and the moderation of school-based assessment (SBA) tasks in tourism, which is a subject in the…
Descriptors: Tourism, Secondary School Curriculum, Quality Assurance, Department Heads
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