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Web search engines as teaching and research resources : a perceptions survey of IT and CS staff from selected universities of the KwaZulu-Natal and Eastern Cape provinces of South Africa
This study examines the perceived effect of the following factors on web searching ability of academic staff in the computing discipline: demographic attributes such as gender, age group, position held by the academic ...
Academic integration of libraries at Universities of Technology (UoTs) in South Africa
Academic libraries should lead in the instructional change process by being at the nexus of teaching, learning and research in the university. This study was set in the context of the current higher educational landscape ...
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 communication skills as a subject in the programme Cost and management accounting at the Durban University of Technology
The aim of this research is to evaluate the communication proficiency of students studying Cost and Management Accounting (CMA) and to assess whether the subject communication, as a course, is having any positive influence ...
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.
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 ...
The impact of cash management on profitability and sustainability of small retail businesses in the Tongaat area, KwaZulu-Natal
Small businesses are vital for employment and job creation in South Africa. The implementation of sound cash management practices is essential to ensure to profitability and sustainability of any successful business. The ...
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 ...
Community development through information communication technologies in Ward three of Durban metro
This topic was initiated because of love of community development and information communication application by the researcher. It was further strengthened by taking part during the International Wowen University (Ifu) ...