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Table 6 Challenges with the e-learning project

From: Leveraging e-Learning technology to enhance pre-service training for healthcare trainees in Ghana: evidence from a pilot project and pointers to policy reforms

Response Gender School Age Year of study Total
  Male Female SONAM SAHS ≥ 21years ≤ 21years First year Second year  
Computer laboratory f(%) f(%) f(%) f(%) f(%) f(%)    f(%)
Work space 26 (7) 94 (26) 114 (31) 6 (2)* 46 (13) 74 (20) 60(17) 59 (16) 120 (33)
Lab. room temperature 7 (2) 28 (24) 35 (10) 0 (0) 11 (3) 24 (7) 16 (4) 18 (5) 35 (10)
Furniture 7 (2) 24 (7) 29 (8) 2 1) 12 (3) 19 (5) 14 (4) 17 (5) 31 (9)
User support service 7 (2) 13 (4) 18 (5) 2 (1) 4 (1) 16 (4) 14 (4) 6 (2) 20 (6)
Opening hours 8 (2) 20 (6) 24 (7) 4 (1) 9 (2) 19 (5) 17 (5) 11 (3) 28 (8)
Others 2 (1) 0 (0) 0 (0) 2 (1) 0 (0) 2 (1) 2 (1) 0 (0) 2 (1)
Internet/intranet          
Speed 19 (5) 86 (24) 100 (28) 5 (1) 45 (12) 60 (17)* 53(15) 50 (14) 105 (29)
Connectivity 16 (4) 29 (8) 47 (13) 3 (1) 15 (4) 30 (8) 23 (6) 21 (6) 45 (12)
Consistency 11 (3) 39 (11) 40 (11) 5 (1) 12 (3) 38 (10) 26 (7) 24 (7) 50 (14)
Others 13 (4) 20 (6) 29 (8) 4 (1) 7 (2) 26 (7) 20 (6) 13 (4) 33 (9)
e-Learning content          
Relevance 18 (5) 74 (20) 87 (24) 5 (1) 36 (10) 56 (15) 47(13) 45 (12) 92 (25)
Update 9 (2) 31 (9) 36 (10) 4 (1) 10 (3) 30 (8) 19 (5) 21 (6) 40 (11)
Frequency 13 (4) 29 (8) 41 (11) 1 (0) 17 (5) 25 (7) 20 (5) 19 (5) 42 (12)
Quantity 5 (1) 25 (7) 29 (8) 1 (0) 10 (3) 20 (6) 13 (4) 17 (5) 30 (8)
Others 9 (2) 12 (3) 16 (6) 4 (1) 4 (1) 17 (5) 14 (4) 7 (2) 21 (6)
Teaching faculty          
Training 18 (5) 74 (20)* 88 (24) 4 (1) 31 (9) 61 (17) 46(13) 45 (12) 92 (25)
Human relations 8 (2) 38 (10) 43 (12) 3 (1) 20 (6) 26 (7) 22 (6) 24 (7) 46 (13)
e-Learning materials 7 (2) 22 (6) 28 (8) 1 (0) 9 (2) 20 (6) 14 (4) 14 (4) 29 (8)
Presence for chats 5 (1) 12 (13) 15 (4) 2 (1) 6 (2) 11 (3) 10 (3) 7 (2) 17 (5)
Feedback on assignments 7 (1) 18 (5) 23 (6) 2 (1) 7 (2) 18 (5) 15 (4) 10 (3) 25 (7)
Update on IAs 3 (1) 4 (1) 7 (2) 0 (0) 1 (0) 6 (2) 5 (1) 2 (1) 7 (2)
Others 4 (1) 1 (0) 3 (1) 2 (1) 1 (0) 4 (1) 4 (1) 0 (0) 5 (1)
ICT staff          
Training 18 (5) 83 (23)* 98 (27) 3 (1) 41 (11) 60 (17) 30 (8) 25 (7) 101 (28)
Human relations 9 (2) 32 (9) 36 (10) 5 (1) 10 (3) 31 (9) 20 (6) 28 (8) 41 (11)
Present in computer lab 4 (1) 19 (5) 22 (6) 1 (0) 10 (3) 13 (4) 22 (6) 25 (7) 23 (6)
Feedback on computers 5 (1) 16 (4) 20 (6) 1 (0) 6 (2) 15 (4) 16 (4) 15 (4) 21 (6)
Internet and intranet 11 (3) 20 (6) 29 (8) 2 (1) 10 (3) 21 (6) 18 (5) 16 (4) 31 (9)
Others 6 (2) 1 (0) 5 (1) 2 (1) 1 (0) 6 (2) 4 (1) 1 (0) 7 (2)
  1. Field Data (2019)