Content Analysis of Web Pages for Distance Learning Engineering Programs

Osorio, Nestor L. Content Analysis of Web Pages for Distance Learning Engineering Programs., 1998 . In WebNet 98: World Conference of the WWW, Internet, & Intranet, Orlando, FL (US), 7-12 November 1998. (Unpublished) [Conference paper]

[img]
Preview
PDF
ContentAnalysis.pdf

Download (32kB) | Preview

English abstract

In this study Web sites of distance learning engineering programs are analyzed to determine how well they have been designed. This analysis is done based on a set of eight evaluation criteria found on the literature of Web page evaluation.

Item type: Conference paper
Keywords: Content Analysis, Web page evaluation, Distance education, Engineering programs
Subjects: I. Information treatment for information services > IB. Content analysis (A and I, class.)
Depositing user: Nestor L. Osorio
Date deposited: 10 Jun 2005
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:01
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10760/6403

References

Alexander, Jan and Marsha Tate. Checklist for an informational Web page. 1996 (http://www.science.widener.edu/-withers/inform.htm)

Avery M. Abernethy and George R. Franke. The information content of advertising: a meta-analysis. Journal of Advertising, 1996; 15(2): 1-17.

Borasky, Danielle V. An analysis of World Wide Web lawyer directories. Database, 1997; 20(Aug./Sept.): 66-8.

Diller, Karen. Content is king, evaluating web sites as information sources. ALKI, 1996; 12(3): 7-8.

Druse, Judy. Web site evaluation criteria. 1998 (http://www.washburn.edu/mabee/reviews.html)

Frenza, J P; and Hoffman, Leslie. Organizing your Web site content. Nonprofit World, 1997; 15(6): 14-16.

Grassian, Esther. Thinking critically about World Wide Web resources. 1995 (http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/college/instruct/critical.htm)

Harris, Judith B. Content and intent shape function--designs for Web-based educational telecomputing activities. Learning and Leading with Technology, 1997; 24(Feb.): 17-20.

Naccarato, John L., and Neuendorf, Kimberly A. Content analysis as a predictive methodology: recall, readership, and evaluations of business-to-business print advertising. Journal of Advertising Research, 1998 May-June: 19-33.

Ormondroyd. J., Engle, M., and Cosgrave, T. How to critically analyze information sources. 1996. (http://www.library.cornell.edu/okuref/research/skill26.htm)

Pealer, Lisa N and Steve M. Norman. Evaluating health-related Web sites. The Journal of School Health, 1997; 67(Aug.): 232-5.

Resnik, A and Stern, B. An analysis of information content in telivision advertising. Journal of Marketing, 1977: (Jan.): 50-53.

Salam, A F; Rao, H R and Pegels, C C. Content of corporate Web pages as advertising media. Communications of the ACM, 1998; 41(3): 76-77.

Wright, Chuck. Excellent test/measurement Web sites include more than raw information. Personal Engineering. 1998; August: 49-51.


Downloads

Downloads per month over past year

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item