Driving Student Motivation in MOOCs through a Conceptual Activity-Motivation Framework

Mohammad Khalil, Martin Ebner

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Abstract

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) require students’ commitment and engagement to earn the completion, certified or passing status. This study presents a conceptual Learning Analytics Activity-Motivation framework that looks into increasing students’ activity in MOOCs. The proposed framework followed an empirical data analysis from MOOC variables using different case studies. The results of this analysis show that students who are more active within the offered environment are more likely to complete MOOCs. The framework strongly relies on a direct gamified feedback that seeks driving students’ inner motivation of competency.
Originalspracheenglisch
Seiten (von - bis)101-122
FachzeitschriftZeitschrift für Hochschulentwicklung
Jahrgang12
Ausgabenummer1
PublikationsstatusVeröffentlicht - 29 Mär 2017

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Driving Student Motivation in MOOCs through a Conceptual Activity-Motivation Framework. / Khalil, Mohammad; Ebner, Martin.

in: Zeitschrift für Hochschulentwicklung , Jahrgang 12, Nr. 1, 29.03.2017, S. 101-122.

Publikation: Beitrag in einer FachzeitschriftArtikelForschungBegutachtung

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