Essays about: "Expectancy theory"

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  1. 1. THE MEDIATING ROLE OF STUDENT’S ACADEMIC SELF-BELIEFS IN STUDYING EDUCATIONAL EQUITY A comparison between Sweden and Ukraine in TIMSS 2011

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Oleksandra Mittal; [2019-12-20]
    Keywords : Academic self-beliefs; Science self-concept; Interest and Utility; Socioeconomic status mediators; Structural Equation Modelling with multiple mediators; Educational Equity; Sweden; Ukraine; TIMSS 2011;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study is to enrich the understanding of student-level mechanismsinvolved in shaping (in)equity in educational outcomes among eight-graders in Swedenand Ukraine by examining the role of academic self-beliefs in science, represented bymotivational constructs of self-concept, interest and utility value, as mediators of theassociation between student socioeconomic status (SES) and achievement in science.Theory: Expectancy-value theory (EVT) of achievement motivation (Eccles (Parsons) et al. READ MORE

  2. 2. User Adoption of Big Data Analyticsin the Public Sector

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Abayomi Rasheed Akintola; [2019]
    Keywords : adoption intention; big data; big data analytics; Cronbach’s alpha; probit regression; public sector; public policy; statistical significance; unified theory of acceptance; use of technology UTAUT ;

    Abstract : The goal of this thesis was to investigate the factors that influence the adoption of big data analytics by public sector employees based on the adapted Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology (UTAUT) model. A mixed method of survey and interviews were used to collect data from employees of a Canadian provincial government ministry. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Use Of Learning Management Systems In Primary Schools : A Qualitative Study Among Teachers In Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Kenan Zakre; [2019]
    Keywords : Information and communication technology ICT ; learning management system LMS ; user acceptance; unified theory of acceptance and use of technology model UTAUT ; interpretive paradigm; qualitative research;

    Abstract : Information and Communication Technology is used in the education field in Sweden toimprove learning quality. The aim of this research is to investigate the use of LearningManagement Systems in primary schools, in the specific context of the role of LearningManagement System (LMS) in learning and teaching processes from teachers‟perspectives. READ MORE

  4. 4. Data: To Share or Not To Share? - An analysis of factors impacting the intention of consumers to share transportation data in the Swedish inner-city mobility context

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Jonas Adams; Lennard Dietrich; [2019]
    Keywords : Consumer Behavior; Data-Sharing; Mobility; Unified Theory of Acceptance and Use of Technology; Structural Equation Modelling;

    Abstract : In this research project, we conducted a mixed methods study to analyze the factors that have an impact on the consumer's intention to share data. Whereas the vast majority of academic research on the consumer focuses on data privacy concerns, there is little research on the intention to share data from the consumer's perspective. READ MORE

  5. 5. Differences in Perceived Performance of Mobile Devices Between Managers and Employees in Grocery Stores

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Oona Soronen; Hjalmar Widengren; [2019]
    Keywords : management; perceived performance of technology; technology acceptance;

    Abstract : In this study, the underlying constructs affecting the perceived performance of mobile devices at work in grocery stores is examined. Furthermore, those constructs are combined in order to create a theoretical framework that aims to explain new relationships and draw conclusions on how organizational position plays a role in how certain constructs affect the perceived performance of mobile devices in the workplace. READ MORE