chapter  Chapter 6
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Enabling Online Education: An Academic Aspect

WithHeru Susanto, Fang-Yie Leu, Chin Kang Chen

In today’s modern society, information system (IS) and big data can be found everywhere. It is so common that higher learning institutions have also implemented them in the academic field. Many improvements in the education system have been made by using IS and big data. They help increase the productivity of stakeholders in the academic world and their level of efficiency as well. This chapter will discuss on how IS and big data is applied in academic. It will focus on how big data transformed the education system, its importance, the application of it in the academic field, and the challenges it faces as a whole.