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Internet and Higher Education

2006 Volume 9, Number 4

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Table of Contents

Number of articles: 6

  1. An analysis of multiple factors affecting retention in Web-based community college courses

    William Doherty

    The current study examined four factors affecting retention in Web-based community college courses. Analyses were conducted on student demographics, student learning styles, course communication... More

    pp. 245-255

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  2. Student outcomes and perceptions of instructors' demands and support in online and traditional classrooms

    Gayle E. Mullen & Mary K. Tallent-Runnels

    In this study, seven graduate students were interviewed and 187 (91 online; 96 traditional) graduate students were surveyed about perceptions of differences in instructors' demands and support and ... More

    pp. 257-266

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  3. A flexible framework for online collaborative learning

    Petrea Redmond & Jennifer V. Lock

    This paper presents a framework for online collaborative learning, also known as telecollaboration. At the centre of this flexible framework are online collaborative educational experiences where... More

    pp. 267-276

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  4. Exploring the relationships between students' academic motivation and social ability in online learning environments

    Chia-Chi Yang, I-Chun Tsai, Bosung Kim, Moon-Heum Cho & James M. Laffey

    This research explicates the construct of social ability and describes the relationship between students' academic motivation and social ability in online learning environments. Findings reveal... More

    pp. 277-286

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  5. A guide to establishing hybrid learning courses: Employing information technology to create a new learning experience, and a case study

    Kamolbhan Olapiriyakul & Julian M. Scher

    Hybrid learning, or blended learning, has become an interesting learning delivery method in recent years. Many universities have sought to develop their own hybrid learning courses as another... More

    pp. 287-301

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  6. Editor's choice 2006: Selected online learning resources

    Laurie P. Dringus

    This article is an annual compilation of useful resources that pertain to the field of online learning and uses of the Internet for instructional delivery. Over 250 resources are organized into... More

    pp. 303-315

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