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Staff and student perceptions of research structures and services provided by the faculty research offices at a university of technology in South Africa
The higher education landscape in South Africa has undergone significant change and transformation in recent decades, obliging all higher education institutions to be more competitive and provide services of quality to ...
Validating cohesion metrics by mining open source software data with association rules
Competitive pressure on the software industry encourages organizations to examine the effectiveness of their software development and evolutionary processes. Therefore it is important that software is measured in order ...
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 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 ...
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 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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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) ...