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Towards improving research among cost and management accounting academics at universities of technology : a study of South Africa and Germany
The research outputs of Accountancy academics in South Africa seem to lag far behind those of their counterparts abroad (West, 2006:121, see also Chan, Chen and Cheng, 2005). Van der Schyf (2008:1) concurs that departments ...
A SCORM compliant e-learning content prototype for the training of OBE mathematics educators in the context of developing countries
The main purpose of this study was to examine how e-learning can help resolve some of the most acute problems that are specific to the nature of the outcomes-based education (OBE) system in developing countries. This was ...
The impact of the digital divide on information literacy training of Extended Curriculum Programme students at the Durban University of Technology
This study investigated the impact of the digital divide on information literacy (IL) training of Extended Curriculum Programme (ECP) students at the Durban University of Technology (DUT). There are students entering the ...
An investigation into the accounting treatment of property, plant and equipment at public higher education institutions in South Africa
Property, plant and equipment (PPE) constitute a significant portion of total assets of South African public higher education institutions. It is therefore important to keep proper records of the assets and to account for ...
The impact of the deferred tax adjustment on the EVA measure for JSE-listed food producers and retailers in South Africa
Economic Value Added (EVA) is a value based accounting measure used by companies to measure the amount of value created for shareholders. Accounting values derived from company annual financial statements (AFS), are ...
An investigation into the digital scanning of photographs in archival collections
This study was aimed at investigating the digital scanning of photographs in archival collections with a view to highlighting some of the key issues in the provision of a digital imaging service.
Developing a model to design and implement computer user interfaces in rural communities, an exploratory study
This thesis reports on original exploratory study that is aimed at contributing towards understanding of factors that influence Africa users support for alternative object metaphors for user interface icons. One of the ...
Factors that determine the continuance intention of people to use online social networks for business transactions
Social computing researchers are devoting efforts to understand the complex social behaviour of people using social networking platforms, such as Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook, so as to inform the design of human-centered ...
A research model to improve understanding of the extent of usage of enterprise resource planning systems in a university
This study reports on the development of a model for the improvement of understanding the extent of Enterprise Resource Planning system usage at the Durban University of Technology. Previous research revealed that university ...
Factors influencing user acceptance of online encyclopaedias in the arts and humanities
This study aimed to explore user factors that may influence attitude and behaviour where technology acceptance is concerned. The Technology Acceptance Model (TAM) Framework was used as a tool to map this degree of acceptance ...