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Issues of E-learning in developing countries: a Nigerian perspective

Balogun, Naeem Atand and Ahlan, Abdul Rahman (2014) Issues of E-learning in developing countries: a Nigerian perspective. In: 5th International Conference on Information & Communication Technology for The Muslim World (ICT4M 2014), 17th-19th November 2014, Kuching, Sarawak. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

This study aims to highlight the existing issues of e-learning in the developing country such as Nigeria. As e-learning becomes important in the delivery of education with less consideration for distance, time and cost, however, it is still a dream in some part of the world as some issues are presently unavoidable and rendered this important aspect of knowledge gain a less resourceful in Nigeria as a developing country. Issues such as computer ownership, internet access, epileptic electricity and internet experience are highlighted to have hindered e-learning. This study considered only Nigeria as a developing country; hence having the highest number of internet users in Africa.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Additional Information: 1716/39689 ISBN: 9781479962426
Uncontrolled Keywords: e-learning, developing countries, issues, Nigeria
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General) > T55.4 Industrial engineering.Management engineering. > T58.5 Information technology
T Technology > T Technology (General) > T55.4 Industrial engineering.Management engineering. > T58.6 Management information systems
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology > Department of Information System
Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology > Department of Information System
Depositing User: Assoc Prof Dr. Abd Rahman Ahlan
Date Deposited: 12 Dec 2014 15:39
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2017 09:21
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/39689

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