Essays about: "information work"

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  1. 1. A Real-Time Extension of the Formal Privacy Policy Framework

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Ivana Kellyérová; [2017-04-10]
    Keywords : privacy policy; social network; epistemic logic; real-time logic; temporal logic; formal framework;

    Abstract : Online social networks (OSNs) have become an important part of people’s livesworldwide. Although users supply OSNs with large amounts of personal data, theability to control the audience of one’s own information is often limited to a numberof predefined and often unclear options. 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. Speech-to-speech translation using deep learning

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Fredrik Bredmar; [2017-03-17]
    Keywords : Neural Networks; Deep Learning; LSTM; RNN; Speech-to-speech translation;

    Abstract : Current state-of-the-art translation systems for speech-to-speech rely heavily on atext representation for the translation. By transcoding speech to text we lose importantinformation about the characteristics of the voice such as the emotion, pitchand accent. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Working in a culturally diverse preschool Focus on preschool teachers’ experiences and perceptions

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Eleni Tampaki; [2017-02-15]
    Keywords : multicultural education; preschool; life-history research; Teachers’ voices;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of the current study is to give the opportunity for teachers’ voices, which have often remained silent, to be heard. Through teachers’ personal stories, the study intends to identify patterns of similarity in order to gain valuable insights of the lived experiences of the preschool teachers working in a multicultural environment. READ MORE