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dc.contributor.authorOyedele, V.
dc.contributor.authorMunasirei, D.
dc.contributor.authorOyedele, Y.
dc.contributor.authorChikwara, S.
dc.coverage.spatialZimbabwe.en
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-20T15:48:07Z
dc.date.available2016-04-20T15:48:07Z
dc.date.issued2014-03
dc.identifier.citationOyedele, V, et al., (2014) The impact of computer-assisted instruction on secondary school students' achievement in geography, Zimbabwe Journal of Educational Research, vol. 26, no.1, pp. 73-87. Harare: HRRC.en
dc.identifier.issn1013-3445
dc.identifier.urihttp://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/handle/123456789/11313
dc.descriptionA research on how ICT's have impacted positively to the Geography pass rates in rural Zimbabwe schools being the case study.en
dc.description.abstractThis research, carried out in Manicaland Province in Zimbabwe, aimed to investigate the impact of computer-assisted instruction on students’ performance in Geography. The equivalent group research design which included a pre-test post-test control group design was used. Respondents to interviews and pre-test and post-test questionnaires were made up of forty Form 3 students and eight teachers randomly selectedfrom two secondary schools. The data obtained were analysed using t-test, chi-square and SPSS descriptive statistical techniques. The results showed that the computer-assisted instruction (CAI) gave a higher student performance rate in comparison to those who used expository (traditional) instructional strategy (EIS'). There was no significant difference on performance between male and female students exposed to computer-assisted instruction. Recommendations for a follow-up study are made.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHuman Resource Research Centre (HRRC), University of Zimbabwe (UZ)en
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/en
dc.subjectEducationen
dc.subjectTechnologyen
dc.titleThe impact of computer-assisted instruction on secondary school students' achievement in geographyen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.rights.holderUniversity of Zimbabwe (UZ), Human Resources Research Centre (HRRC)en


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