Key Factors for Determining Student Satisfaction in Online Courses
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Bolliger, D.U. (2004). Key Factors for Determining Student Satisfaction in Online Courses. International Journal on E-Learning, 3(1), 61-67. Norfolk, VA: AACE.
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International Journal on E-Learning
Volume 3, Issue 1, 2004
Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE) Norfolk, VA
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The purpose of this study was to investigate key factors influencing student satisfaction with online courses. The Biner instrument (1993) was modified to accommodate questions relating to online courses. One-hundred five respondents out of a sample of 303 online learners completed the resulting Online Course Satisfaction Survey. The results indicated student satisfaction with online courses is influenced by 3 constructs: instructor variables, technical issues, and interactivity. Results indicated the instrument is a valid measure of student satisfaction with online courses
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