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Technology Adoption and Diffusion in the Gulf: Some Challenges

Baadel, Said, Majeed, Asim and Kabene, Stefane (2017) Technology Adoption and Diffusion in the Gulf: Some Challenges. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on E-Education, E-Business, E-Management and E-Learning (IC4E'17). ACM, New York, pp. 16-18. ISBN 9781450348218

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Abstract

In today’s technologically advanced world, it is crucial that instructors continuously stay up to date with the ever changing uses of technology in the classroom. Technologies transform the way instructors conduct their lectures and present course material, thereby fundamentally altering the way students learn. It is essential that some challenges such as training needs, funding, and dealing with perceptions are addressed and aligned with one another in order to facilitate technology adoption in institutions of higher education. These challenges are discussed in this paper in the context of gulf countries.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pedagogy; Technology and Education; Technology adoption
Subjects: A General Works > AI Indexes (General)
L Education > L Education (General)
Q Science > QA Mathematics
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Schools: School of Computing and Engineering
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Depositing User: Said Baadel
Date Deposited: 26 Oct 2017 14:35
Last Modified: 26 Oct 2017 16:08
URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/33695

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