Perception of college students regarding the use of ICT: A case study in Monterrey, México

Perception of college students regarding the use of ICT: A case study in Monterrey, México

Araiza Vázquez, Maria de Jesús1 and Pedraza Sánchez, Erika Yadira2

1Doctor in Instructional Technology and Distance Education Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, México;
2Doctor in Social Sciences with orientation in Sustainable Development Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, México

American journal of educational research and reviews

We often take for granted that students have the basic skills and mastery of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), however, it has been confirmed that not all students are equally competent in this regard. From the theories of socialization and acceptance of the technology, a structural equation model (SEM) is built to explore the variance in basic ICT skills levels of students at a business school. With the application of a questionnaire that measured in detail ICT skills of new students in a higher education institution in Mexico, the main findings show that according to the tables of impact value between constructs and the significance between constructs, the skills have a significant and significant negative impact on the side of anxiety / behavior and on the side of the utility there is a strong, significant impact.

Keywords: higher education, students, digital skills, self-perception.

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Araiza Vázquez, Maria de Jesús and Pedraza Sánchez, Erika Yadira.Perception of college students regarding the use of ICT: A case study in Monterrey, México. American Journal of Educational Research and Reviews, 2019,4:55. DOI: 10.28933/ajerr-2019-05-0606

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