Category Archives: Doctoral research

Ensuring quality online learning

In this report shared by Tony Bates, Bill Gates offers his views on ensuring quality online learning: One step that would help is having course standards that break down all of the various things to be learned into a clear … Continue reading

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The academic publishing game

Thanks to Dr Inger Mewburn, who is a Research Fellow at RMIT University in Australia, for sharing great information in PhD2Published. Publish or perish… But where you choose to publish has to be a thoughtful decision and apparently, graduate students … Continue reading

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The valuable contribution of research participants

I am currently in the data collection phase of my doctoral thesis. Between observations, interviews, transcripts and questionnaires (all in both languages – double the fun) I don’t get many opportunities to interact with peers and colleagues these days (nor … Continue reading

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BOLD faculty members needed for doctoral research

A quick tweet posted last night generated a lot of interest and retweets, thanks to my awesome network. I am taking this opportunity to provide further details on my research and my research criteria. My qualitative research involves developing a … Continue reading

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An overview of my research

Over the past decade, phenomenal advances have been made in the application of communication and information technologies to support student learning in higher education. Yet, in proportion to overall provision of higher education, the use of technology for online learning … Continue reading

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