Essays about: "Higher Education"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 734 essays containing the words Higher Education.

  1. 1. Reforestation & Marine Permaculture: Does the Method Affect the Willingness To Pay for Carbon Offsetting? A Randomised Contingent Valuation Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Elice Fällström; August Schelin; [2020-07-24]
    Keywords : Carbon offsetting; Reforestation; Marine permaculture; Contingent valuation; Willingness to pay; Samhällsvetenskapligt miljövetarprogram;

    Abstract : Failing to limit global mean surface temperature rise to 1.5°C risks leading to irreversible environmental degradation. One measure to mitigate global warming is carbon offsetting through increasing biotic carbon sequestration. READ MORE

  2. 2. Entrepreneurship Education in HEIs: Comparing Innovative Teaching Methods and Curriculum Design Approaches - A Multiple Case Study of 5 European HEIs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Aleksei Kuchera; Douglas Redman; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : entrepreneurship education; innovations in entrepreneurship education; entrepreneurship education in universities; practices in entrepreneurship education; teaching methods; curriculum and content design;

    Abstract : The thesis addresses modern practices in teaching methods and curriculum design approaches that are currently being used by top-ranked European higher education institutions (HEIs) in delivering their entrepreneurship programs. It reveals key differences and similarities in terms of what content and teaching methods the programs are using to teach entrepreneurship. READ MORE

  3. 3. CHALLENGES IN ACADEMIC WRITING FOR SECOND LANGUAGE STUDENTS. Focusing students with Somali background

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Christina El Saidi; [2020-06-30]
    Keywords : afrikanska språk; academic writing; higher education; Somali; language and culture; language and knowledge formation; second language acquisition; language support;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate and describe what specific challenges second language students in general and students with Somali background in particular, face in Higher Education in Sweden. The aim is also to argue for what type of support that would benefit this group of students most. READ MORE

  4. 4. Voting Behavior and Economics - An Analysis of Individual and Municipal Voting Behavior in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Joseph Haghighi; Alexander Myrberg; [2020-02-18]
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    Abstract : This study aims to determine if there is a relationship between a few chosen socio-economic and economic factors and the results of the 2006 and 2010 Swedish elections. The thesis relates to both individual- and municipal levels. READ MORE

  5. 5. Social media in the Swedish EFL classroom : An empirical study on Swedish English teachers’ attitudes and practices regarding social media

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Sarah Isaksson; [2020]
    Keywords : EFL; social media; Sweden; English teachers; upper secondary education; language learning; digital tools;

    Abstract : Social media is a large part of Swedish adolescents’ lives. As such, social media is also prevalent in Swedish upper secondary schools. Some international research has shown positive outcomes from the use of social media as a learning tool in the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) classroom, such as higher student motivation. READ MORE