Development of a Model for Retention of MS/MPhil Students at Virtual University (VU) of Pakistan
作者: Muhammad Yasir RafiqMueen Ud-Din AzadAamer RafiqueLu Shi Chang
作者单位: 1Liaoning Technical University, Liaoning, China
2University of Management and Technology (UMT), Lahore, Pakistan
3Virtual University of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
刊名: International Journal of Distance Education Technologies (IJDET), 2020, Vol.18 (2), pp.1-18
来源数据库: IGI Global Journal
DOI: 10.4018/IJDET.2020040101
原始语种摘要: Due to the of use of ICTs and ODL, Virtual University (VU) has become one of leading distance learning university in Pakistan. However, the retention rate among online learners found considerably low. The primary objective of this research was to dig out determinants of retention of MS /MPhil students at VU and modeling their retention by considering important influences. For sampling purpose, three departments with the most students were considered and complete enumeration was done. There were 4,608 students from three departments; Computer Science & Technology, Management Sciences and Education have been included in this study. To dig out the important retention factors, this research has used a Chi-Square test, optimal scaling, a decision tree using CHAID analysis, and then developed a...
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  • retention 保留
  • Pakistan 巴基斯坦
  • VU Vertical arithmetic Unit
  • complete 实行
  • scaling 按比例缩小
  • objective 接物镜
  • tables 薄片
  • learning 学识
  • considerably 显著地
  • three