Essays about: "the role of information technology in environment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 83 essays containing the words the role of information technology in environment.

  1. 1. Challenges associated with effective task execution in a Virtual Learning Environment: A case study of Graduate Students of a University

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för kreativa teknologier

    Author : Adewale Yusuf; [2017]
    Keywords : Task execution; Virtual learning environment; Computer mediated communication CMC ; learning management system; Open start free pace OSFP ;

    Abstract : Context: In recent years, more and more people have started showing an increasing interest in distance or web-based education. Some of the reasons for this are the improvement in information and communication technology, as well as advancement in computer networking infrastructures. READ MORE

  2. 2. Meeting local needs from a distance: The role of diaspora media outlets as providers of informative humanitarian support across borders - The Case of Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Isabelle Kämpe; [2017]
    Keywords : Media; diaspora; information; humanitarian support; development; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In a time shaped by an increased level of globalization and transnationalism, our perception of the immediate ‘local’ and the more distant ‘global’ is becoming more and more challenged by the forging of transnational flows, bonds and networks evolving in a rapid pace across profound distances. The new social, political and economic opportunities deriving from such transnational connections have been harnessed by various sectors of society, out of which media is one of them. READ MORE

  3. 3. SUPPORT FACILITIES FOR STUDENTS IN THEIR ENTREPRENEURIAL VENTURES AT LINNAEUS UNIVERSITY : HOW CAN THE INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS SEEK AND EXPERIENCE THE SUPPORT THEY GET FROM THE UNIVERSITY TO DEVELOP THEIR ENTREPRENEURIAL VENTURES

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Kadiatu Macarthy; Wei Yang; [2017]
    Keywords : Entrepreneuriship; International Students; Student Entrepreneurs; Business Support; Support Agency; Linnea University; Entrepreneurial Challenges; Entrepreneurial Success Factor; Net-work; Cooperation between Student Entrepreneurs and Support Agency; Efficiency of Business Support; Entrepreneurial Support in Sweden; Informal Start-ups.  ;

    Abstract : We see an increasing need for more entrepreneurs to match the changing nature of the globe in this dynamic world. In 2012, the Swedish government considered entrepreneurship to be a theme running throughout the entire educational system. The university is one place to develop the entrepreneurial spirit, especially among students. READ MORE

  4. 4. The comparison of automatic and manual loading in an underground mining environment

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Simon Marklund; [2017]
    Keywords : Underground Mining; Automation; Loading; Transport; LHD;

    Abstract : Mine automation has been in development since the 1980s and began to be implemented in the 1990s with the biggest drivers being safety, reduced maintenance and increased productivity. Automation is used in many different mining methods performing a variety of tasks. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Auditor’s Role in a Digital World : Empirical evidence on auditors’ perceived role and its implications on the principal-agent justification

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Caringe; Erik Holm; [2017]
    Keywords : Auditor’s Role; Big Data; ERP; XBRL; Technology; Principal-Agent Theory;

    Abstract : Most of the theory that concerns auditing relates to agency theory where auditors' role is to mitigate the information asymmetry between principals and agents. During the last decade, we have witnessed technological advancements across the society, advancements which also have affected the auditing profession. READ MORE