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Faculty-Perceived Barriers of Online Education


Faculty-Perceived Barriers of Online Education

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Abstract: At institutions of higher learning, there is an increased demand and need for online courses. However, the number of faculty developing and teaching these courses does not match the growth in online education. The purpose of this study was to determine the perceived barriers to online teaching experienced by various faculty groups at a public institution located in the southeastern United States using a new survey instrument, which was developed from recent research findings. This... More
Material Type: Open Journal-Article
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Date Added to MERLOT: May 18, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: May 13, 2014
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Submitter: Julia Zammit
Keywords: online faculty, perceived barriers, instructional technology, online education, survey research


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Primary Audience: College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
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Language: English
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Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
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