Essays about: "Values"

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  1. 1. CHOOSING SCIENCE: The Role Of Social Values

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : ISHMAIL KAMARA; [2017-04-13]
    Keywords : Social values; Ethnography; Focus groups; Interactive; Natural science; Contexts; Perspectives; Motivation; Attitudes;

    Abstract : AbstractIn this work, the researcher investigated whether social values have a role in students' decisions to study the natural sciences. The research employed ethnography which included interactive discussions on some Relevance Of Science Education(ROSE) slides and focus group interviews as data collecting instruments. READ MORE

  2. 2. PARTICIPATION IN MUNICIPAL ADULT EDUCATION IN SWEDEN Why and How is the Second Chance Taken?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Yukiko Take; [2017-04-10]
    Keywords : Life history; adult education; participation; Bounded Agency Model; capability;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study is to explore and describe how and why adults who have not fulfilled the current upper secondary education level become adult students in Swedish upper secondary municipal education, Komvux. Under this aim, there are two research questions: 1) why and how the adults decide to study in Komvux and 2) if they experience any barriers to participate in Komvux, if so how they overcome them. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainable Investment: A Win-Win Situation? An Evaluation of Mutual Ethical Equity Funds on the Global Market Using a Five Factor Model

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Josefine Bankel; Carolina Elvind; [2017-03-24]
    Keywords : Portfolio Evaluatio; Investment Style; SRI; ESG; Ethical Funds; Sustainability; Global; Emering Markets; Equity Fund; Mutual Funds; CAPM; Fama Frensch Five Factor Model;

    Abstract : This study investigates the performance and investment styles of mutual ethical equity funds on the global market. To examine this, the Fama French Five Factor model is applied by adding the new variables to Fama French Three Factor Model step by step, discovering new results about performance and investment style. READ MORE

  4. 4. Robust Design and Analysis of Automotive Collision Avoidance

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Anders Sjöberg; [2017-02-10]
    Keywords : Simulation-based optimization; response surface methodology; radial basis functions; multi-objective optimization; Pareto optimal solutions; trigger edge; tunable parameters; false intervention; robustness; positive and negative performance scenarios.;

    Abstract : Automotive collision avoidance systems help the driver to avoid or mitigate a collision. The main objective of this project is to find a methodology to improve the performance of Volvo's automotive collision avoidance system by optimizing its configurable parameters. READ MORE

  5. 5. Utvärdering av en semi-automatiserad ultraljudsapparat för mätning av urinvolym i blåsan, på djur

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Elisabeth Miller; [2017]
    Keywords : BladderScan; hund; katt; gris;

    Abstract : Urinvolymen hos sällskapsdjur är viktig att följa i klinisk verksamhet, bland annat för att se om ett djur kan producera urin vid njurskador och transplantationer. Det är även av intresse att upptäcka en distension av urinblåsan i samband med patologier där uretra inte kan relaxera eller är blockerad, då en urinblåseöverfyllnad kan orsaka stress hos djuret och i vissa fall ge livshotande skador. READ MORE