The development of a decision support system for successful mobile learning

Po Sheng Chiu, Chih Chien Kao, Ying Hung Pu, Pei Fang Lo, Yueh Ming Huang

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Abstract

Mobile learning is potential and valuable in education. However, most of previous developing strategies of m-learning were analyzed by means of individual knowledge, experience, judgment, and statistic software. Although these methods provide systematic steps for the implementation of m-learning strategies, the correlation between factors cannot be considered thoroughly through the steps, and it is generally necessary to depend on analyzers' capability and experience to select strategic factors and the results of judgment. Hence, there are methodological limits. Fuzzy analytic hierarchy process methods were used to analyze 89 valid questionnaires in this case study. The evaluation indexes of the successful factors of m-learning were employed to transfer the opinions of each interviewed learner. The relative weight of each evaluation index was calculated, and the entire weight system of the indexes was established, which was then used as the strategic tool for m-learning development.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings - IEEE 15th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies
Subtitle of host publicationAdvanced Technologies for Supporting Open Access to Formal and Informal Learning, ICALT 2015
EditorsNian-Shing Chen, Tzu-Chien Liu, Kinshuk, Ronghuai Huang, Gwo-Jen Hwang, Demetrios G. Sampson, Chin-Chung Tsai
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages114-115
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781467373333
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Sep 14
Event15th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, ICALT 2015 - Hualien, Taiwan
Duration: 2015 Jul 62015 Jul 9

Publication series

NameProceedings - IEEE 15th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies: Advanced Technologies for Supporting Open Access to Formal and Informal Learning, ICALT 2015

Other

Other15th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies, ICALT 2015
CountryTaiwan
CityHualien
Period15-07-0615-07-09

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Education

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    Chiu, P. S., Kao, C. C., Pu, Y. H., Lo, P. F., & Huang, Y. M. (2015). The development of a decision support system for successful mobile learning. In N-S. Chen, T-C. Liu, Kinshuk, R. Huang, G-J. Hwang, D. G. Sampson, & C-C. Tsai (Eds.), Proceedings - IEEE 15th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies: Advanced Technologies for Supporting Open Access to Formal and Informal Learning, ICALT 2015 (pp. 114-115). [7265280] (Proceedings - IEEE 15th International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies: Advanced Technologies for Supporting Open Access to Formal and Informal Learning, ICALT 2015). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICALT.2015.112