Mobile learning perception and interest among higher education distance learners in Asia

Karimi, Arafeh, Hashim, Yusup and Khan, Nurziyanti Mohamad (2010). Mobile learning perception and interest among higher education distance learners in Asia. In: Zoraini Wati Abas, Insung Jung and Joseph Luca, Global Learn 2010, Penang, Malaysia, (4130-4139). 17 May 2010.

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Author Karimi, Arafeh
Hashim, Yusup
Khan, Nurziyanti Mohamad
Title of paper Mobile learning perception and interest among higher education distance learners in Asia
Conference name Global Learn 2010
Conference location Penang, Malaysia
Conference dates 17 May 2010
Place of Publication Malaysia
Publisher Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
Publication Year 2010
Sub-type Fully published paper
Open Access Status Not yet assessed
Editor Zoraini Wati Abas
Insung Jung
Joseph Luca
Volume 2010
Issue 1
Start page 4130
End page 4139
Total pages 10
Collection year 2010
Language eng
Abstract/Summary This study, as a part of Asia e University mobile Learning project (AeUmL), aimed to investigate the higher education distance learners’ conceptualization and the level of interest towards having the opportunity to learn while mobile. It also addressed participants’ access level and frequency use of the technologies typically employed in mobile learning. Quantitative data were collected from 112 survey respondents enrolled in AeU Post Graduate Programs in Kuala Lumpur center. Results yielded a mixed response in terms of student perception on various examples of mobile learning while their interest level and attitudes towards having the option of mobile learning were reported very high. Students’ participation rate in utilizing mobile technologies and electronic learning activities were analyzed. Future research implications and issues surrounding the development of mobile learning in Asian higher education are also discussed.
Keyword Distance learners
Graduate program
Q-Index Code EX
Institutional Status Non-UQ
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