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  • 1. Role of IT and its application In Enhancing the Quality of Higher Education (Authors: Dr. Kiran Angra & Mrs. Rajni)
  • 2. Abstract Information Technology is the crucial part of the education system today. In this 21st century we need creative thinkers and innovators. In this challenging environment, educators are required to modify their teaching strategies. The IT and its application have brought drastic transformations in…
  • 3. the teaching learning process. The growing use of IT changes many strategies employed by teachers and students in the learning process. The role of IT in higher education is recurring and unavoidable. In this age of Globalization and competition we have to shift our education system to world level. IT has enabled us to monitor and evaluate what is learnt, how it is learnt and when and…
  • 4. where learning took place. IT has provided e-learning an alternative teaching and learning methodology. This technology being added to the traditional teachers centered model and students get opportunity using the World Wide Web (WWW) for developing their skills. To this generation of the students communication means E-mail, Online chats and Skype (online video)…
  • 5. Key Issue in higher education to provide right pedagogies tools to ensure that we produce the desired graduates. IT and its application are going to play a vital role in bringing qualitative change in education. IT also helps the educational management system to discharge various functions such as conduct of exams. Modern educational technologies based on information…
  • 6. technologies which plays significant role in the modernization of education. IT has fundamentally changed the working of education. The enrollment ratio in higher education is great problem in India and we need to work on how to decrease this rate. Therefore we have to make use of IT in education in order to bridge the gap. This change in the education leads to innovative solutions for future development…
  • 7. Last but not the least, teaching means promoting students and successful innovations, this will be provided by IT in this modern world. Keywords: IT, Education, virtual education, Teaching, Distance education, Higher education, E- Learning, Innovation and Research.
  • 8. Introduction Education is the essential part of life and learning is a continuous process. In today’s scenario we need creative thinkers and innovators. In new innovation, education plays a major role. Education is the backbone of a nation. The education system provides us better living standard. In 21st century …
  • 9. information technology plays a vital role in imparting education. At the start of internet in 1990’s, a saying was in fashion “the internet changes everything”. IT and its applications changed the way of teaching and imparting education. Our education system is focusing on creating the students who can face the challenges at world level. Educational governing bodies like UGC, AICET are doing…
  • 10. great for improving the quality of education but with great difficulties. But information technology changed the style of education system. It creates knowledgebase and then makes it available when and where it is necessary. It reduces the cost to provide education on people’s door step. In 21st century one can hardly find a country where higher education through distance mode is not…
  • 11. available. But In present days with the revolution of IT, the higher education through distance mode is done by virtual learning i.e., through internet. IT has provided e-learning an alternative teaching and leaning methodology. This technology being added to the traditional teachers centered model to give better results…
  • 12. Definition of Terms:- IT:- The term Information Technology (IT) was coined by Jim Domsic of Michigan in November 1981. Domsic created the term to modernize the outdated phrase "data processing". Information Technology is a general term that describes any technology that helps to produce, manipulate, store…
  • 13. communicate and/or disseminate information. Presumably, when speaking of Information Technology as a whole, it is noted that the use of computers and information are associated. “Information Technology” as defined by the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA), is "the study, design, development, implementation, support or management of…
  • 14. computer-based information systems, particularly software applications and computer hardware." IT deals with the use of computers and computer software to convert, store, protect, process, transmit and securely retrieve information...
  • 15. E-Learning:- E-learning is the computer and network-enabled transfer of skills and knowledge. E-learning applications and processes include Web-based learning, computer-based learning, virtual education opportunities and digital collaboration. Content is delivered via the Internet, intranet/extranet, audio or video tape, satellite TV, and CD-ROM. It can be self-paced or instructor-led…
  • 16. and includes media in the form of text, image, animation, streaming video and audio. E-Learning is mainly linked with higher education and professional training. The other name of e-learning is on-line learning. In this we use network- the internet, an intranet (LAN) or extranet (WAN) for course delivery...
  • 17. Distance Education:- Distance education means separation of teacher and learner in same time and place. Distance Education has the potential to generate new patterns of teaching and learning and there is evidence that it can lead to innovation in mainstream education, and may even have effects beyond the realm of education itself. It is also believed that Distance Education plays a particularly…
  • 18. decisive role in the creation of the global knowledge-based society and will be an important element of future education and training system that have significant pedagogical, economic and organizational implications (UNESCO, 2002)...
  • 19. Education is a two way communications that allow learners and tutors to interact. In distance education this is quite impossible. Through IT, it can be possible. The use of IT has extended the scope of offering educational programmes at a distance. The off-campus delivery was an option for students who … Technology Innovation in Distance Learning for Higher Education
  • 20. were unable to attend the classes regularly. Today, many students are able to make this choice through technology facilitated learning settings. This make available the education everywhere, it is time and cost saving also. The major benefit of ICT implementation in education is it extending courses of choice to students of different backgrounds, cultures, perspectives. Learners are free to…
  • 21. participate in learning activities at their convenience through online technologies. Eminent teachers from different parts of the country and abroad can be utilized for teaching at their convenience through mobile technologies and seamless communication technologies that support 24x7 teaching and learning for instance NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced…
  • 22. Learning, India,2007), EKLAVYA Technologies Channel, India, 2007, Tata Sky Active education classrooms etc. All these above technologies are the fruitful result of IT implementation in education sector which provide a new direction in modern education. All these education can be provided through Teleconferencing, Videoconferencing, Web-based conferencing, Audio conferencing and other IT applications…
  • 23.  Teleconferencing: It refers to “interactive electronic communication among people located at two or more different places.”  Audio conferencing: It involves the live (real-time) exchange of voice messages over a telephone network.  Video conferencing: This technology does not use telephone lines but either a satellite link or television network (broadcast/cable)…
  • 24. Web-based conferencing: Web based conferencing as the name implies, involves the transmission of text and graphic, audio and visual media via the Internet; it requires the use of a computer with a browser and communication can be both synchronous and asynchronous.
  • 25. Technology, globalization and competition have changed higher education worldwide. In the recent time it has been adapted by number of universities/ institutions in higher education for quality. IT has changed the way of education not only in India but also world wide with the help of internet we can access any … Changing aspects of Higher Education in the light of IT
  • 26. information any time. There are good numbers of western universities/ institutions offer IT based higher education. Now in India also like Western countries the higher education is becoming more advance than before. Recently commencement of online test for common admission test for management students…
  • 27. Now a days educator are required to modify their teaching strategies to adapt to new active learning environment, IT helps a great in this global changes also put pressure on the educators. They have to sharp their skills to produce innovations that can face the world. However with the introduction of IT in the classrooms all over the world suggests that IT benefits educational potential…
  • 28. Information technology, e-learning provides an alternative teaching and learning methodology. The role of information technology in education has been peripheral, with new technologies being added to the traditional teacher centered model of instruction. Through the use of IT students have learned to… The Integration of Network Technologies into Higher Education System
  • 29. evaluate information sources at an earlier age. These generations relish the opportunity to research, routinely using the World Wide Web. Creativity is an important concept in modern learning situations. Creating a learning environment that will motivate learners is most important if we want to serve the needs of times. For today’s…
  • 30. generation of students, communication means email, online chats and Skype (Online Video). It was discovered that most students are not satisfied with the conventional teaching method which is lacking in interactive and more on memorizing the theories in their reference books. Educators can be seen as innovators who navigates teaching and learning through innovations that could assists the students...
  • 31. IT based higher education is popular to those who want flexibility in learning process, the one who can do both study and work together. The study reveals that IT based higher education can maintained quality. Delivery of instructions and its reception by learners may be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. IT based education can be… Impact findings of IT in Higher Education
  • 32. offered to the students learn anywhere, anytime. This type of education is a potentially powerful tool for extending educational opportunities. The most obvious advantages of using Information Technology in teaching learning is the flexibility. It is an old proverb that “Teaching through rather than sounds enhance learning greatly“…
  • 33. In a nutshell the picture is worth more than thousand words. It is easy for the teacher to monitor the performance of the students during the lesson and the learners also get instant feedback…
  • 34. Conclusion Information Technology is a major factor in shaping the new global education and producing rapid changes in it. The new IT applications changed the due course of education. They have the potential to transform the nature of education and also the roles of students and teachers in the learning process. Continuous learning and improvement are essential if we are to meet the demand of the…
  • 35. society. Both educators and students have to engage as life long learners and create opportunities to improve. It is a challenge for the teacher to find new innovative ways of enhancing students learning. Teacher education institutions should change in their strategies. These institutions must plans to enhance the teaching-learning process with the use of new tools of IT…
  • 36. The right blended learning which involved the combination of human interaction and computer interaction, to ensure that we produce the desire graduates. Last but not the least, teaching means promoting students and successful innovations, this will be provided by IT in this modern world.
  • 37. References:-  Use of Information and Communication Technology in Enhancing Teaching and Learning By Siti Maliza Hj Salleh, Faculty of Accountancy, Universiti Teknologi MARA Sarawak, Kota Samarahan Campus Jalan Meranek, 94300 Kota Samarahan, Sarawak. Malaysia…
  • 38.  Role of ICT in Enhancing the Educational Productivity Arti Bajpai, Lecturer Rameshwaram Institute of Technology & Management, Sitapur Road, Lucknow.  ICT in Education - UNESCO  www.google.com  http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/ICT_in_Educat ion.
  • 39. THANKS rajnideveloper@gmail.com Mobile: 89010-53666