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IJIET 2023 Vol.13(1): 195-202 ISSN: 2010-3689
doi: 10.18178/ijiet.2023.13.1.1796

Students‘ Motivation and Effective Use of Self-regulated Learning on Learning Management System Moodle Environment in Higher Learning Institution in Nigeria

Alhaji Modu Mustapha, Megat Aman Zahiri Megat Zakaria, Noraffandy Yahaya, Hassan Abuhassna*, Babakura Mamman, Alhaji Modu Isa, and Muhammad Alkali Kolo

Abstract—This study aims to apply the Motivated Strategies for Learning Questionnaire (MSLQ) established by Pintrich to determine the level of students' motivation and perception and expose them to a Moodle to test the successful use of Self-Regulated Learning on the Learning Management System Moodle Environment. Ninety-six undergraduates (48 in the experimental and 48 in the control group) took part in this quasi-experimental study. The instrument (MSLQ) was tested using Cronbach's Alpha with a reliability coefficient of 0.8 (80%). The data gathered through the MSLQ were analyzed using descriptive statistics. While the data through the achievement test were analyzed using an independent sample t-test. The findings revealed that utilizing Moodle as a learning management system enhances undergraduates' ability to learn independently and motivates them to work hard. It also said that the student's perception of the Learning Management System was positive.

Index Terms—Higher learning institution, motivation, moodle, learning management system, self-regulated learning.

Alhaji Modu Mustapha, Alhaji Muhammad Alkali Kolo, and Alhaji Modu are with Borno State University, Maiduguri-Nigeria.
Babkura Mamman is with University of Maiduguri, Nigeria.
Megat Aman Zahiri Megat Zakaria, Noraffandy Yahaya, and Hassan Abuhassna are with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia.
*Correspondence: mahassan@utm.my

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Cite: Alhaji Modu Mustapha, Megat Aman Zahiri Megat Zakaria, Noraffandy Yahaya, Hassan Abuhassna*, Babakura Mamman, Alhaji Modu Isa, and Muhammad Alkali Kolo, "Students‘ Motivation and Effective Use of Self-regulated Learning on Learning Management System Moodle Environment in Higher Learning Institution in Nigeria," International Journal of Information and Education Technology vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 195-202, 2023.

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General Information

  • ISSN: 2010-3689 (Online)
  • Abbreviated Title: Int. J. Inf. Educ. Technol.
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • DOI: 10.18178/IJIET
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Steve Thatcher
  • Managing Editor: Ms. Nancy Y. Liu
  • Abstracting/ Indexing: Scopus (CiteScore 2022: 2.0), INSPEC (IET), UGC-CARE List (India), CNKI, EBSCO, Google Scholar
  • E-mail: ijiet@ejournal.net

 

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