Are learning style preferences of health science students predictive of their attitudes towards e-learning ?

  title={Are learning style preferences of health science students predictive of their attitudes towards e-learning ?},
  author={Tom Brown and Maryam Taghi Zoghi and Brett Williams and Shapour Jaberzadeh and Louis Roller and Claire Palermo and Lisa McKenna and Caroline Wright and Marilyn Baird and Michal Elisabeth Schneider-Kolsky and Lesley Hewitt},
The objective for this study was to determine whether learning style preferences of health science students could predict their attitudes to e-learning. A survey comprising the Index of Learning Styles (ILS) and the Online Learning Environment Survey (OLES) was distributed to 2885 students enrolled in 10 different health science programs at an Australian university. A total of 822 useable surveys were returned generating a response rate of 29.3%. Using SPSS, a linear regression analysis was… CONTINUE READING


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 59 references

A contribution to validation of score meaning for Felder-Soloman's Index of Learning Styles

  • M. S. Zywno
  • Proceedings of the 2003 ASEE Annual Conference…
  • 2003
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Learning and teaching styles in engineering education

  • R. M. Felder, L. K. Silverman
  • Engineering Education,
  • 1988
Highly Influential
4 Excerpts

Experiential learning: experience as the source of learning and development

  • D. A. Kolb
  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall.
  • 1984
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Integrating teaching styles and learning styles with instructional technology

  • A. F. Grasha, N. Yangarber-Hicks
  • College Teaching,
  • 2000
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Definition of e-Learning

  • The University of Northampton
  • [viewed 17 March 2009]…
  • 2008
1 Excerpt

A juggling act in the classroom: Managing different learning styles

  • J. B. Arthurs
  • Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 2, 2-7.
  • 2007
1 Excerpt

SPSS survival manual: A step-by-step guide to data analysis with SPSS (3rd ed.). Crows Nest

  • J. F. Pallant
  • 2007
2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…