Using Internet of Things Determinants to direct towards e- learning in Sudanese universities

  • Alshafie Jafaar Mhmoud Head of Computer Science and Information Technology department, Omdurman Ahlia University, Omdurman, Sudan, alg.mohmmed@gmail.com
  • Faisal Mohammed Nafie Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, College of Science and Humanities at Alghat, Majmaah University, Majmaah 11952, Saudi Arabia
  • Babiker Mahajoub Musa Secretary of Scientific Affairs, Middle East College of Science and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan, kelaibai@gmail.com
Keywords: Internet of Things, Online platforms, electronic classes, Education

Abstract

The current study aimed to identify the importance of the Internet of Things implementation in education, where the Internet of Things is the modern technological application that has captured the entire world by linking different beings with each other without human intervention. The study seeks to help the Ministry of Higher Education in Sudan to reduce the obstacles, difficulties and emergency conditions facing the educational process such as the Coronavirus pandemic, and to know the appropriate alternatives that can help in improving educational outcomes now and in the future. To achieve the goals of the study, a questionnaire was designed and distributed on a random sample consisting of (202) participants, representing the study community from faculty members in Sudanese Universities. The study relied on structural models because of its high validity tools, especially for qualitative data, for this reason, the AMOS statistical package was used. The study dealt with the determinants of the Internet of things represented in electronic platforms, virtual classes, and electronic obstacles. The study concluded that the obstacles have no effect in the model and that the effect size was weak reached 42%, which indicates that there are other variables that have a greater impact in the determinants of Internet of things. The study concluded that the Internet of Things provides many methods and tools that help faculty members to achieve valuable benefits for educational outcomes, thus facilitating their work and increasing student benefits. The study recommends conducting more studies and focusing on introducing the beneficiaries of the educational process (students) into the model.

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2021-10-15
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Mhmoud, A., Nafie, F., & Musa, B. (2021). Using Internet of Things Determinants to direct towards e- learning in Sudanese universities. International Journal of Research in Educational Sciences. (IJRES), 4(4), 253 -304. Retrieved from https://iafh.net/index.php/IJRES/article/view/262
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