Essays about: "International higher education"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 98 essays containing the words International higher education.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Teachers’ Perceptions of the Use of Translanguaging within English Education in Grades 4-6

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Cajsa Grenner; Niri Hagelin Jönsson; [2020]
    Keywords : code-switching; ESL; L1; L2; perceptions; plurilingualism; multilingualism; translanguaging;

    Abstract : This degree project aims to explore, in the context of translanguaging, teachers' perceptions of the use of pupils’ first language within English as a second language education in Sweden. Following a review of the concept of translanguaging from a historic and pedagogical perspective, teachers’ views on the roles of their pupils’ first and second languages as reported in international research, recent research pertaining to teachers' perceptions and pedagogical methods within translanguaging is highlighted. READ MORE

  4. 4. “We must do, and wait” : the influence of higher education on subjective well-being among Syrian students with refugee status in Amman, Jordan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Siobhan Coskeran; [2020]
    Keywords : Subjective well-being; refugee education; higher education; displacement; Syrian refugees; Jordan; hermeneutic phenomenology; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Higher education for refugees is garnering greater attention worldwide as a means of countering the negative effects of displacement, particularly in response to the Syria crisis. This thesis contributes to literature seeking to understand the psychosocial outcomes of higher education for refugees. READ MORE

  5. 5. Internationalization of Higher Education : Understanding the International Students' Choice of a Swedish University and the Decision-Making Process

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Prisca Thiru; Aleksandra Denisova; [2020]
    Keywords : Internationalization; Higher education; International students; Push-pull factors; Decision making;

    Abstract : As the growth of Internationalisation of Higher Education shifts from former dominant nations like USA, Canada, England and Australia to other nations in Europe and Asia such as Germany, Sweden, Japan and Singapore, this study seeks to understand the decision-making process of an International Student looking to study at a Swedish University. Borrowing from previous studies, the ‘push and pull factors’ are used as the main theoretical reference as well as in discussion of the findings. READ MORE