Theorising Machine Learning as an Alternative Pathway for Higher Education in Africa

  title={Theorising Machine Learning as an Alternative Pathway for Higher Education in Africa},
  author={Kehdinga George Fomunyam},
  journal={International Journal of Education},
Machine learning technology is currently a new frontier for higher education globally, and the African higher education system needs to change in tandem with this technological trend in order to combat challenges faced by the system. These challenges include lack of institutional research to discover new knowledge, unfavorable methods of instruction, especially the language conflict, access to education for marginalized and isolated communities, high dropout rates, depleted infrastructure and… Expand
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