Cross-sectional Survey on Online Learning during COVID-19 Pandemic in Bangladesh

  • Devaroti Bhattacherjee Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
  • Sajidur Rahman Akash Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
  • Sanjida Islam Saiky Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
  • Nur E Naznin Chaity Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
  • MD. Ariful Islam Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.
  • Nusrat Jahan Department of Pharmacy, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.
  • Imtiaj Hossain Chowdhury Department of Pharmacy, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.

Abstract

The educational system across the world had drastically been affected due to the pandemic outbreak of COVID-19. In this circumstance, Teaching and learning shifted from traditional way which involves face-to-face interaction among teachers and students physically in a classroom, to online learning either synchronously or asynchronously. Therefore, the aim of this study is to monitor the level of students’ perception towards online learning during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic situation. The study adopted the way of quantitative approach by conducting a survey which was collected via a standardized online questionnaire. Data collected from 699 respondents were analyzed using SPSS 23 software. In spite of having been failed to get theoretical and practical experience as well as expected results, majority of the respondents had positive perceptions towards online learning and accepted this as the new method of learning with online application tools. The outcomes of the study will facilitate educational institutions and policy makers to take this online learning process to the next level in a prospective way.


Keywords: Online Learning, COVID-19, Pandemic, Bangladesh.

Keywords: Online Learning, COVID-19, Pandemic, Bangladesh

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Author Biographies

Devaroti Bhattacherjee, Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Sajidur Rahman Akash, Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Sanjida Islam Saiky, Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Nur E Naznin Chaity, Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

MD. Ariful Islam, Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Department of Pharmacy, Bangladesh University, Dhaka-1207, Bangladesh.

Nusrat Jahan, Department of Pharmacy, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.

Department of Pharmacy, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.

Imtiaj Hossain Chowdhury, Department of Pharmacy, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.

Department of Pharmacy, Jahangirnagar University, Savar, Dhaka-1342, Bangladesh.

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Bhattacherjee D, Akash SR, Saiky SI, Chaity NEN, Islam MA, Jahan N, Chowdhury IH. Cross-sectional Survey on Online Learning during COVID-19 Pandemic in Bangladesh. JDDT [Internet]. 15Nov.2021 [cited 1Dec.2021];11(6):135-42. Available from: https://jddtonline.info/index.php/jddt/article/view/5083