Essays about: "Learning by doing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 154 essays containing the words Learning by doing.

  1. 1. Harnessing Social Capital through Sport: Exploring the role of Football in the socio-economic integration of African migrants in Gothenburg, Sweden.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Comfort Ankunda; [2021-10-07]
    Keywords : Migrants; migration; socio-economic integration; social relations; social capital; African migrants; sports; football;

    Abstract : Integration ought to be a two-way process, requiring adjustments from both migrants and native residents. However, more adaptation is often required of and indeed achieved by the migrants than host communities. Fortunately, participation avenues such as sport offer opportunities for these migrants to interact with and learn from host communities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Instance Segmentation of Multiclass Litter and Imbalanced Dataset Handling : A Deep Learning Model Comparison

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Rolf Sievert; [2021]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Multiclass; Deep learning; Instance segmentation; Object segmentation; Iterative stratification; Mask R-CNN; DetectoRS; Imbalanced dataset; Classification; Detection; Segmentation; Litter; Trash; TACO; COCO; MMDetection; Multinomial; Cybercom; AI; Artificial intelligence; Land-based litter; Computer vision; Maskininlärning; Djupinlärning; Instanssegmentering; Objektsegmentering; Mask R-CNN; DetectoRS; Obalanserat dataset; Klassificering; Detektion; Segmentering; Skräp; TACO; COCO; MMDetection; Multinomial; Cybercom; AI; Artificiell intelligens; Datorseende;

    Abstract : Instance segmentation has a great potential for improving the current state of littering by autonomously detecting and segmenting different categories of litter. With this information, litter could, for example, be geotagged to aid litter pickers or to give precise locational information to unmanned vehicles for autonomous litter collection. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transforming Legal Entity Recognition

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Tim Andersson-Säll; [2021]
    Keywords : Natural Language Processing; BERT; Transformer; Legal AI; Transfer Learning; Neural Networks; Named Entity Recognition;

    Abstract : Transformer-based architectures have in recent years advanced state-of-the-art performance in Natural Language Processing. Researchers have successfully adapted such models to downstream tasks within NLP in a domain-specific setting. READ MORE

  4. 4. How is craft a tool for humbling and empowering humanity? : An investigation into learning, and empathy building through material relationships.

    University essay from Konstfack/Textil

    Author : Hannah-Molly Brown; [2021]
    Keywords : Culture; Empathy; Colonialism; Community; Disposability; Value; Traditions; Tools; Relationship;

    Abstract : Our value of people and craft are linked. With the rise of fast production  industry, and the lack of transparency when it comes to a role of consumption, we have become detached from making processes. This detachment is  detrimental to our understanding and empathy for other people but also to ourselves. READ MORE

  5. 5. Doing Business in the Doughnut: The sustainability of worker co-operatives

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Andreea Preluca; [2021]
    Keywords : Worker Co-operatives; Sustainability; Economic Democracy; Doughnut Economics; Sustainable Business Models; Sustainable Development;

    Abstract : The globally dominant form of business organisation, the Investor-Owned Firm or the Corporation, has been challenged in both academic settings and the wide world for falling short on ensuring environmental and social justice and sustainability. Alternative business models like co-operatives, with a rich though somewhat less known history and presence around the world, might prove a better fit for a thriving world and a sustainable future. READ MORE