AN EVALUATION OF THE MANAGERIAL CONTEXT FOR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN THE CONTEXT OF OPEN EDUCATION IN HIGHER EDUCATION


Uğur S., Dinçer G. D., Paşaoğlu Baş D.

TURKISH ONLINE JOURNAL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION, vol.25, no.3, pp.225-242, 2024 (ESCI)

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2024
  • Journal Name: TURKISH ONLINE JOURNAL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, EBSCO Education Source, ERIC (Education Resources Information Center), Index Islamicus
  • Page Numbers: pp.225-242
  • Anadolu University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

This article examines the effects of technology in the field of education and management and focuses especially on the effects of technologies used in distance education activities on transformation processes. Based on research conducted, the article explains how technological developments affect education and management processes, according to the findings obtained as a result of the interviews. The technologies used in the digitalization processes of higher education institutions that provide distance education services and the effects of these technologies on the transformation processes were examined. How artificial intelligence, blockchain, metaverse, brain-computer interfaces and similar technologies can be used in education and organizational management processes and how this use affects management processes are discussed. Findings show that technological developments have profound effects on the processes in educational environments and transform management processes. As a result, the research emphasizes the need for further research and application to effectively use technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and metaverse in education and management processes. It is stated that advances in this field can cause significant transformations in education and management.