Using Learning Theories for the Creation of a Distance Digital Course in Mathematics for Higher Education

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  •   Ioannis Velentzas

  •   Spyridon Doukakis

Abstract

This article presents the results of research on the effectiveness of distance education in Mathematics for higher education students. A digital course in Differential Calculus was created, which was evaluated by the students who participated in it. The aim of the quantitative research carried out was to identify the conditions needed for the implementation of a digital distance education model. The design includes the integration of activities based on learning theories at targeted points of the distance learning. From the results, it appears that the students achieved the learning outcomes that were identified. Moreover, the integration of the relevant activities had a positive impact on the students, who a) positively evaluated the program they attended and b) stated that their knowledge was enhanced at the issues negotiated on the course.


Keywords: E-learning, Distance Education, Mathematics, Learning Theories

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Velentzas, I. and Doukakis, S. 2020. Using Learning Theories for the Creation of a Distance Digital Course in Mathematics for Higher Education. European Journal of Engineering and Technology Research. CIE (Dec. 2020). DOI:https://doi.org/10.24018/ejers.2020.0.CIE.2311.