 Higher learning institutions are building blocks to
national economy – success of the student magnifies to
national succ...
Conflicting
Schedules !!!
Assignment
and research
work load !!!
No Lecturer
Contacts!!!
Fees
Arrears!!!
No Aid 
Will ther...
-Poor Time
management
-Lack of
communication
-Financial strains
Disappointment
and
Procrastination
Unmanageable
stress lev...
Mobile
Solution
Optimized
Educational
Experienced
Minimized
Stress levels
Better
Academic
performance
Swift
Information
Tr...
There is a lack of an integrated way to obtain
academic information and integrate time
schedules from one central hub and ...
Web Server
Database Server
Firewall
Students
Lecturers
System
AdministratorLecturers
Firewall
Mobile Operator(s)
Academic
...
Viewer that allows
students to view most
recent events and
assignments
uploaded.
Assignment sub module allows the
student to keep track of his
academic assignments which will
prompt an alarm on due date ...
The event sub module captures
the students private events that
allows them to be synced within
the daily schedule. A remin...
The
communication
module has 3
sub modules.
The first sub
module displays
the lecturers list
of contacts .
Communication
module offers a
list of links that aid
students to readily
get info about
financial support.
A student can view his
messages sent and
received.
The module displays
the most up to date
exam, class and study
table.
A list view of a study
timetable input by the
student.
• Adopting the proposed system by the institution enhances
academic experience
(Customer satisfaction Student satisfaction...
• The student time and record management
application provides:
– improves students performance
– reduce stress levels
– Pr...
• Limitation due to time constraints is the lack of a mobile
application for lectures hence system needs to be enhanced
wi...
2014 e learning innovations conference balala student app ppt
2014 e learning innovations conference balala student app ppt
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  1. 1.  Higher learning institutions are building blocks to national economy – success of the student magnifies to national success. Strathmore University used a case study  Target audience are students in higher education learning.  Despite growth and maturation of students in colleges there are a number of lingering alarms that remain baffling (Gaston, 2007)
  2. 2. Conflicting Schedules !!! Assignment and research work load !!! No Lecturer Contacts!!! Fees Arrears!!! No Aid  Will there be class this afternoon ???
  3. 3. -Poor Time management -Lack of communication -Financial strains Disappointment and Procrastination Unmanageable stress levels Lack of sleep/poor diet/Drug trap Risk of dropping out
  4. 4. Mobile Solution Optimized Educational Experienced Minimized Stress levels Better Academic performance Swift Information Transfer Fully connection with academic Schedules
  5. 5. There is a lack of an integrated way to obtain academic information and integrate time schedules from one central hub and manage it appropriately. This calls for an innovative solution that will solve the problem and facilitate student’s college life
  6. 6. Web Server Database Server Firewall Students Lecturers System AdministratorLecturers Firewall Mobile Operator(s) Academic Office router Android Supported Devices Desktop / Laptops supporting browser and JavaScript Internet Used as a bridge between external users and the main Database.
  7. 7. Viewer that allows students to view most recent events and assignments uploaded.
  8. 8. Assignment sub module allows the student to keep track of his academic assignments which will prompt an alarm on due date and time.
  9. 9. The event sub module captures the students private events that allows them to be synced within the daily schedule. A reminder pops up in due date and time.
  10. 10. The communication module has 3 sub modules. The first sub module displays the lecturers list of contacts .
  11. 11. Communication module offers a list of links that aid students to readily get info about financial support.
  12. 12. A student can view his messages sent and received.
  13. 13. The module displays the most up to date exam, class and study table.
  14. 14. A list view of a study timetable input by the student.
  15. 15. • Adopting the proposed system by the institution enhances academic experience (Customer satisfaction Student satisfaction ) • Noticeable improvement in academic performance, Student motivation ,better time management skills which translates to real life work skills and eventually results into well shaped responsible citizens.
  16. 16. • The student time and record management application provides: – improves students performance – reduce stress levels – Provides communication channel between lecturers and students – Real time updates on timetable, assignments and event notification. – Provides a synchronized time planner and reminder system on assignments, events and timetables. • Application developed and passed all testing – Expected to be adopted readily by the higher learning institutions
  17. 17. • Limitation due to time constraints is the lack of a mobile application for lectures hence system needs to be enhanced with lecturers mobile application • Future Works - to add discussion forums per class as a chat. • Further research on effectiveness of system should be conducted.(Compare the scenario before and after the system was implemented.)

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