Essays about: "Body language"

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  1. 1. Implementation of an 8-bit Dynamic Fixed-Point Convolutional Neural Network for Human Sign Language Recognition on a Xilinx FPGA Board

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Ricardo Núñez-Prieto; [2019]
    Keywords : Artificial Intelligence; Computer Vision; Machine Learning; Convolutional Neural Networks; FPGA; Sign Language Recognition; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The goal of this thesis work is to implement a convolutional neural network on an FPGA device with the capability of recognising human sign language. The set of gestures that the neural network can identify has been taken from the Swedish sign language, and it consists of the signs used for representing the letters of the Swedish alphabet (a.k.a. READ MORE

  2. 2. PROMPTED Peer Response and Grammatical Errors : Prompted Peer Response vs Unprompted Peer Response inReducing Grammatical Errors

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för språkdidaktik

    Author : Michael Melanson; [2019]
    Keywords : Peer response; grammar; errors; collaboration; prompts;

    Abstract : The current classroom environment is filled with expectations for both teacher and student but is often lacking in time. Skolverket (2011) outlines ambitious goals such as developing students’ critical thinking abilities, adapting teaching to each student’s individual needs, and encouraging students to actively take part in the development of their own educational process, to name just a few. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating the properties of Planck's radiation law through theoretical and numerical studies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad kärnfysik; Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad kärnfysik

    Author : Alice Graf Brolund; Rebecca Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Planck; Wien; Maxwell-Boltzmann; Monte Carlo; stochastic; distribution; python; black body; radiation; jacobian; cavity radiation; stokastisk; numerisk; fördelning; svart kropp; strålning; svartkroppsstrålning; hålrumsstrålning;

    Abstract : A black body is an ideal object that absorbs all incident electromagnetic radiation and simultaneously emits radiation that only depends on the temperature. The radiation is described by Planck's radiation law and its maximum by Wien's displacement law. READ MORE

  4. 4. 'That was yesterday, this is today' : Challenging the heteronormative dominant discourse by incorporating Jeanette Winterson's novel 'Written on the Body' in the EFL classroom

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sara Modén; [2018]
    Keywords : Queer studies; Written on the Body; heteronormativity; fundamental values; societal norms; literature; Upper Secondary School; EFL classroom; English 6;

    Abstract : Winterson’s Written on the Body is an experimental and provocative novel that challenges the reader’s mindset as well as society’s heteronormativity by implicitly questioning societal norms and fundamental values. With an unusual protagonist as a point of departure, upper secondary school students in the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) classroom can discuss important political and social issues and giving them the chance to become more open-minded and inclusive towards all people regardless of one’s sex, gender, and, or sexuality. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exposure to English in the Primary School English Classroom : There Are Ways to Make a Foreign Language Comprehensible without Translating

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Hanna Dahlqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : English foreign language ; Exposure to English; Language acquisition; Language learning; Lesson design;

    Abstract : This study regards the importance of exposure to English in English education. The study identifies factors of education proven to be effective when learning a language, such as exposure, the pupils’ lives as a platform, repetition, a calm and secure environment, learning connected to physical action and use of pictures and body language to aid verbal language. READ MORE