Essays about: "behaviour studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 608 essays containing the words behaviour studies.

  1. 1. Out of Place : Resistance, Creativity and Play in Visual Studies Lessons

    University essay from Konstfack/IBIS - Institutionen för bild- och slöjdpedagogik

    Author : Mostyn de Beer; [2018]
    Keywords : play; imagination; resistance; digital; media; documentation; queer; hybrid; liminal; transgression; transformation; creativity; passing; power; game; gamification;

    Abstract : Both the Visual Studies classroom, and the subject of Visual Studies itself, may open possibilities for solving problems in creative, challenging ways, that in other contexts might be regarded as disruptive. My study deals with transgressive behaviour in Visual Studies lessons, and how such behaviour is understood and received by teachers. READ MORE

  2. 2. Attitudes towards safety amongst junior crew onboard commercially registred yachts.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ)

    Author : Drazen Jagunic; [2018]
    Keywords : Safety; attitude; risk; yachts; behaviour; maritime; Säkerhet; attityd; risk; yachter; beteende; sjöfart;

    Abstract : Safety is a key corner stone in order to minimize risks of accidents onboard vessels and yachts. Despite existing regulations and rules, reports of lethal accidents keeps occuring on all types of vessels. Previous studies show that in any work place attitudes towards risks play a key part in order to create a safe enviorment in the work place. READ MORE

  3. 3. Defining habitat demands of Wels catfish (Silurus glanis) in a Swedish lake : a look into muddy waters

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Aquatic Resources

    Author : David Spange; [2018]
    Keywords : Wels catfish; Silurus glanis; Sweden; Spawning; Spawning habitats; acoustic camera; ARIS; telemetry;

    Abstract : The wels catfish (Silurus glanis) is a rare species in Swedish waters, it demands higher water temperatures than most lakes and rivers can offer. One of the few locations with naturally occurring wels catfish in Sweden is Lake Båven, situated about an hour and a half south of Stockholm, in the county of Södermanland. READ MORE

  4. 4. Temporal Consistency of the UERRA Regional Reanalysis: Investigating the Forecast Skill

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten och landskapslära

    Author : Adam von Kraemer; [2018]
    Keywords : Temporal consistency; reanalysis; forecast skill; UERRA; HARMONIE; Tidsmässig konsistens; återanalys; prognoskvalitet; UERRA; HARMONIE;

    Abstract : Weather forecasting has improved greatly since the middle of the 20th century, thanks to better forecasting models, an evolved weather observing system, and improved ways of assimilating the observation data. However, these large systematical improvements make it difficult to use the weather data for climatological studies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social Studies Courses at Swedish Upper Secondary Schools : A study of the relationship between social studies and students democratic competence

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Jonas Stenman; [2018]
    Keywords : Social studies; democratic competence;

    Abstract : Swedish schools have a democratic mission to instill democratic values and knowledge in students. When they graduate, students are meant to be democratically competent citizens. In upper secondary school, this mission is executed in the social studies classroom. READ MORE