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THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT OF THE DISTANCE LEARNING MA PROGRAM ON CHARACTER AND VALUE EDUCATION AT ANADOLU UNIVERSITY

Year 2022, Volume 23, Issue 2, 76 - 96, 30.03.2022
https://doi.org/10.17718/tojde.1096245

Abstract

For individuals who form the society to live in harmony, they need to acquire a set of values such as love, respect, tolerance and honesty. To create a society with individuals having these characteristics, value education should be carefully planned and implemented. Students who study in the Distance Learning MA Program on Character and Value Education, are expected to stimulate various feelings, thoughts, values and behaviours in their families, friends, colleagues and immediate environments, starting from themselves. The aim of this qualitative study is to reveal to what extent the students reflected the outcomes they gained in the program to themselves, their families, immediate environments and the society. The participants were 22 students studying in the Distance Learning MA Program on Character and Value Education at Anadolu University, Turkey. The data were collected through a data-collection form consisting of openended questions. Descriptive analysis was performed for data analysis. The results of the study showed that the students who attended the Distance Learning MA Program on Character and Value Education gained certain benefits for themselves, which were also reflected to their families and immediate environments as well as the country and the world. Various suggestions were offered in accordance with the results of the study.

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Details

Primary Language English
Subjects Social
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Handan DEVECI This is me (Primary Author)
ANADOLU UNIVERSITY
Türkiye


Hatice TURE This is me
ANADOLU UNIVERSITY
Türkiye

Publication Date March 30, 2022
Application Date October 17, 2021
Acceptance Date
Published in Issue Year 2022, Volume 23, Issue 2

Cite

APA Devecı, H. & Ture, H. (2022). THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT OF THE DISTANCE LEARNING MA PROGRAM ON CHARACTER AND VALUE EDUCATION AT ANADOLU UNIVERSITY . Turkish Online Journal of Distance Education , 23 (2) , 76-96 . DOI: 10.17718/tojde.1096245