Modelling Learner’s Perception of Blended Learning in a Developing Country


Narayanasamy, Kogilah and Chong, Jessica and Thurasamy, Ramayah (2023) Modelling Learner’s Perception of Blended Learning in a Developing Country. International Journal of Intelligent Systems and Applications in Engineering, 11 (8S). pp. 346-354. ISSN 2147-6799

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The purpose of this research was to understand the factors (collaboration, instructor involvement, nature of course, self-learning and internet experience) that influence learner’s perception on blended learning. A total of 200 completed questionnaires were considered usable for this study. Structural equation modelling (SEM) using AMOS 23 was used to test the developed model. The findings show that all the five hypotheses were supported. Of the five predictors used in this study showed a positive effect on the perception of blended learning. The most influential predictor of Learner Perception was Collaboration followed by Instructor Involvement and Self-Learning which shows that the users of blended learning very much driven to use by the facilitation of Collaboration, Self-Learning and more Instructor Involvement in the course. In conclusion, this study is very beneficial to the education sector especially to those who are involved in learning and delivering blended courses. The findings in this study will definitely help the Ministry of Education and Higher Learning Institutions (HLIs) to gain better insight of the key factors that contribute to the perception on blended learning in order to gain competitive advantage in the learning hub.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Blended learning, theory of transactional distance, perception, collaboration, instructor involvement, nature of course, self-learning, internet experience
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB1060 Learning
Divisions: Faculty of Business (FOB)
Depositing User: Ms Nurul Iqtiani Ahmad
Date Deposited: 05 Sep 2023 02:23
Last Modified: 05 Sep 2023 02:23


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