Essays about: "Children on the Move"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 essays containing the words Children on the Move.

  1. 1. Sedentary behaviour among children and how to foster a change of habits with the support of digital services and behaviour change techniques

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : JESPER HYLLANDER; HEDVIG LAGERKVIST; [2021]
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    Abstract : Physical activity and its significance for health have long received much attention. In recent times, sedentary behaviour and its health consequences have also been raised. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital health interventions to reduce stress in adolescents - Development of an accessible, digital preventive health tool to promote stress recovery

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Jessica Kågeman; Linnea Wenäll; [2021]
    Keywords : co-designing with adolescents; mental health; digital health intervention; eHealth; interaction design; stress; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Mental illness among Swedish adolescents is increasing, which partly might be a result of an observed increase in stress. Consequently, the number of adolescents seeking and receiving psychiatric care from pediatric psychiatry is higher than ever, and has resulted in a worsened accessibility with longer waiting times for appointments and treatment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lekmiljöer som uppskattas av barn : en observationsstudie i Uppsala

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Disa Beckman; [2020]
    Keywords : barn; lekmiljöer; lekplatser; barnvänlig stad; barnperspektiv;

    Abstract : I dagens urbana miljöer designar vi välplanerade och detaljprogrammerade lekytor för barn. Dessa lekytor kallas lekplatser och de skapas efter vuxnas krav på säkerhet och deras önskemål om design. Forskning visar på en minskning i utomhuslek hos barn. READ MORE

  4. 4. Physical Activity Integrated into Teaching in Schools in Finland

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för lärande och samhälle (LS)

    Author : Johanna Salmela; [2020]
    Keywords : Physical activity; Integration; Primary school; Teachers; Finnish Schools on the Move;

    Abstract : Background: Physical activity levels have dropped among children worldwide over the past decade, and physical inactivity has become a global public health problem. The majority of the time of a school day is spent sedentarily; therefore, schools and teachers have a significant role affecting the physical activity levels and sedentary time of children. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tangible Vision : Empowering visually impaired to do sports in free settings

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Julian Loretz; [2020]
    Keywords : design; concept; visual impaired; sports;

    Abstract : A visual impairment can have immense impact on the wellbeing of affected people. Depending on the degree of the impairment they often rely on the support of their close ones and have to live a very restricted lifestyle. Worldwide there are around 285 million people living with some kind of visual impairment caused by a number of different diseases. READ MORE