Essays about: "thesis motivation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 549 essays containing the words thesis motivation.

  1. 1. Levelling Up : A study on gamification and feedback use by Englishteachers in Swedish upper secondary school

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Emilia Malmberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Gamification; feedback; EFL; upper secondary school; motivation; behaviourism;

    Abstract : Gamification is a topic that most people assume has something to do with playing video games in the classroom. The aim of this thesis is to discuss how Swedish EFL teachers work with feedback in upper secondary school, what they know about gamification and how gamification and feedback might be related. READ MORE

  2. 2. Compassion with(out) borders : A case study of compassion satisfaction and compassion fatigue in humanitarian action

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Kusoffsky; [2018]
    Keywords : compassion; humanitarian action; proximity; identification; burnout; secondary traumatic stress;

    Abstract : In a world where insecurities, violence and disasters seem to be increasing on a daily basis, compassion, a moral sentiment of co-suffering and motivation to alleviate it, plays an important role, especially in humanitarian action. However, compassion is not a constant feeling, and our emotions and compassion towards tragedies do not always resonate with egalitarian principles. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Qualitative Study of Operational Excellence at a Logistics Service Provider

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Natalia Kozakowska; Henrik Täljedal; [2018]
    Keywords : Daily Control; Visual Management; Workplace Organization; Continuous Improvement; Operational Excellence;

    Abstract : The current state regarding the utilization of daily control and visual management, workplace organization, and continuous improvement was studied at a logistics service provider, LSP. Site visits were conducted at two geographically remote sites, LSP A and LSP B, chosen as the main research objects for the study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gamification in knowledge management: How to score intrinsically in the game of motivation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Andreas Sjöblom; Axel Avenberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Gamification is an increasingly common motivational tool, and knowledge management is rising to become an important part of strategies in knowledge intensive organizations. The academic infancy of gamification and the relatively young field of knowledge management provide ample opportunities for novel research. READ MORE

  5. 5. Curiosity and motivation toward visual information

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Erik Lundgren; [2018]
    Keywords : curiosity; exploratory behavior; interest; motivation; reward; visual search; nyfikenhet; utforskande beteende; intresse; motivation; belöning; visuell sökning;

    Abstract : Curiosity is thought to be an intrinsically motivated driving force for seeking information. Thus, the opportunity for an information gain (IG) should instil curiosity in humans and result in information gathering actions. READ MORE