Essays about: "behaviour studies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 512 essays containing the words behaviour studies.

  1. 1. Student departure from teacher education A study of compulsory school teacher education programmes in Gothenburg University

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Aivi Toompalu; [2017-03-07]
    Keywords : Teacher education; student departure; study break; transfer; grounded theory;

    Abstract : Aim: Utilizing the information that Gothenburg University (GU) has about the cohort of students in compulsory school TE programmes that started their studies in autumn 2011, this current research aims to explore the possible emerging patterns regarding students’ decision to depart from their studies.Theory: As a data-driven research, the theoretical basis of this study lies on grounded theory (Glaser & Strauss, 2008) aiming to describe the phenomenon of student departure through the information that students have given to GU regarding their decision to leave. READ MORE

  2. 2. Interspecies animal "friendships"

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Nadil Silva; [2017]
    Keywords : species; stress; animal bonds; play; behaviour;

    Abstract : Even though conspecific close relationships are well documented, scientific studies done on interspecies close relationships are scarce. There is no agreement of using the word friendships without inverted commas when describing close relationships of animals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Today’s Home Office - an Answer to the Needs of the Contemporary Home Worker

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Caroline Johansson; [2017]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Today, an increasing number of people work from home; people value a relaxed and individual work style where flexibility and mobility are of greatimportance. A home office generates several new requirements of a workplace as conflicts often occur between aesthetical and functional qualities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vertically Scaling Agile : A Multiple-Case Study

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system; Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system

    Author : Nicklas Östman; Rasmus Lindström; [2017]
    Keywords : Agile development; Decision-making; Agility; Scaling Agile; Agile management;

    Abstract : The conceptual framework of agile software development is an ever-growing movement in the software industry. However, recent studies have shown that large, less software-focused companies, where software development is primarily used for in-house IT-solutions, struggle with giving up traditional command-control type of management. READ MORE

  5. 5. Variation in neonate roe deer home range size

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Charlotte Öhman; [2017]
    Keywords : home range size; roe deer; Capreolus capreolus; neonate; fawn; roe deer density; fox density; agricultural land; Sweden; movement; body mass;

    Abstract : Home range determinants have been well-studied in many species, as is the case for adult roe deer. However, drivers of neonate roe deer home range size have not been covered in previous research. Earlier studies demonstrate a negative relationship between both increasing food availability and population density on adult roe deer home range size. READ MORE