PERSUASIVE MULTIMEDIA APPLICATION ON THE TOPIC OF ISLAMIC FUNERAL: THE DEVELOPMENT AND USABILITY TEST

Authors

  • W. A. J. W. Yahaya Centre for Instructional Technology and Multimedia, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang
  • K. M. Zaini Centre for Instructional Technology and Multimedia, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.4314/jfas.v10i2s.63

Keywords:

Islamic funeral, persuasive multimedia application, mobile application

Abstract

In the Muslim society, everyone should have the knowledge about Islamic funeral. However, educational application which are tailored and designed for mobile devices in the context of Islamic funeral is scarce. Therefore, this study investigates the development and usability of persuasive multimedia application on this topic. This mobile application was developed based on five phases in ADDIE instructional design model. The usability evaluation was adapted from the instrument that included 16 items related to usability and distributed to 12 students. The data of this evaluation were analyzed using the descriptive mean method. The findings of this evaluation revealed that this application fulfilled the usability aspect; for example it is easy to use as well as interesting graphics. It also would support teachers in exposing the topic of Islamic funeral to the learners.

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Published

2018-05-30

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Research Articles