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Knowledge management: Information and communication technologies usage in Scottish and Croatian students.

Penny, Kay I; Dukic, Gordana; Dukic, Darko

Authors

Kay I Penny

Gordana Dukic

Darko Dukic



Abstract

The aim of this research study was to explore students' use of ICT in higher education in Scotland and Croatia. A questionnaire survey to gather information was administered at two universities. The sample comprises 450 students at Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland and 620 students at the Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek in Croatia. The analysis confirmed that there are differences in ICT usage between students from the two universities, which are based in countries with differing levels of development and sociological specificities. The results indicated a more unfavourable position in the Croatian university. A survey such as this can be a useful tool in guiding knowledge management strategies and therefore should be conducted regularly.

Conference Name Information Technology Interfaces 2010
Start Date Jun 21, 2010
End Date Jun 24, 2010
Publication Date 2010
Deposit Date Jun 14, 2012
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Pages 385-390
Book Title 2010 32nd International Conference on Information Technology Interfaces (ITI),
ISBN 978-1-4244-5732-8
Keywords Higher Education; Information and Communication Technologies; Knowledge Management;
Public URL http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/5394