Developing anonline community (wordpress website) for the people of NavrungoKasenaNankana Municipality in the Upper East Region of Ghana to enable them communicate effectively and efficiently.
At the outset, I express my deep sense of gratitude to my Supervisor â€˜Mr. IssahBaakoâ€™ whose persistent inspiration and moral support helped me to make this Endeavour a success. I am greatly indebted to my parents â€˜Mr. and Mrs. â€¦â€¦. For their unstinted assistance especially in the form collection of reference material from different journals, magazines and their capital support.
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The links and the site structural system is then considered, in terms of internal links (i.e., other pages and interactive activities); and external links (i.e., external sites, and communication activities). Literature and principles derived from this literature is presented with respect to each component of this framework. Among the basic themes to emerge are: a) the potential effectiveness of web-based training compared to on-site training; b) the importance of providing structural guidance for the learner; c) the importance of including interactive, learner centered, activities; d) the potential effectiveness of utilizing the vast resources available on the web; and e) the potential effectiveness of collaborative web-based learning.
The study was conducted at NavorungoKasenaNankan Municipality in the Upper East Region of Ghana. The aim of this research is to assist people in NavorungoKasenaNankan Municipality to enhance their interest and performance in the online community as a social medium for communication. The research questions used for this study were, how do people in the community communicate, to what extent do the government or the assembly man of the area knows the problems of the community, to what extent will the use of online community as a medium help in the development of the community, to what extent will the interest of people be gained and enhanced through the use of internet,
The researcher used observation, interview, and questionnaire, pre-test and post-test as collection techniques to collect data from the targeted people (especially the youth). Data collection was done during the diagnostic stage of the intervention to help identify the problem and also after the intervention to assess the effectiveness of the intervention. The findings of the study revealed that, the old methods and techniques used by the chiefs and elders of the community were not effective enough to arouse and sustain in terms communication .The researcher found out that, the peopleâ€™s unawareness of things happing in the community as a result of disinterest in internet technology. The paper concludes that the use of websites as a communication linked in the community will boss the growth of community and Ghana as whole.
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CHAPTER ONE 8
1.0 Introduction 1
1.1 Background of the study 1
1.2 Motivation 3
1.3 Purpose and Scope...