Essays about: "Open education."

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  1. 1. Havelock in India as an Emerging SCUBA Diving Destination : Challenges and Opportunities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Emmy Yuspeh; [2019]
    Keywords : India; Marine Protected Areas; SCUBA diving; Sustainable Destination Development;

    Abstract : This qualitative field study is conducted on the Andaman Islands in India and focuses on the sustainable destination development and SCUBA diving tourism. The island in focus, Havelock, is an emerging tourist destination and an international airport is scheduled to open in the Andamans in 2021. READ MORE

  2. 2. How a global trend is translated into a local context. The spread of MOOCs into Swedish universities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Thi Kim Khanh Nguyen; [2019]
    Keywords : Translation theory; MOOCs; roles of actors; Open education.;

    Abstract : Despite the fact that Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have been seen as a new global education phenomenon over the last decade, MOOCs are still in the early stage of its development in Sweden. MOOCs are being adopted into the Swedish context through the application of translation theory. READ MORE

  3. 3. More differences than similarities : A multiple case study of preschool education and care in Uganda

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Lina Sundström; [2019]
    Keywords : Preschool; quality; developing countries; special educational needs;

    Abstract : This study about preschool education and care in four preschools, in Uganda, used a mixed-methods approach and a multiple-case study design. It investigated the preschools’ qualities, the resources available, the organisation, characteristics in regard to children with special educational needs and the preschools’ strengths, challenges and improvement needs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Educating students about sex is like giving them a gift, without being allowed to open it. - A study about students’ attitudes towards Sexual and reproductive health and rights education in Moshi, Tanzania.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Josefine Sandqvist; Emelie Yngheden; [2019]
    Keywords : Attitudes; Education; Knowledge; Tanzania; Moshi; Secondary school; Sexual and reproductive health and rights; SRHR; MFS; Minor field studies;

    Abstract : The study was conducted in Moshi, the regional Capital of Kilimanjaro region, Tanzania. It was financed by Sida’s Minor Field Study scholarship in March and April 2019. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Do It Yourself to Do It Together : Sociological analysis of knowledge sharing in Stockholm Makerspace

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Mayya Shmidt; [2019]
    Keywords : Sharing economy; knowledge sharing; commons-based peer production; DIY communities; ethnography;

    Abstract : The study examinesthe variety of interaction and motivation practices to participate in the sharing initiative as well as pinpointing key elements of member-driven organization functioning;in the case of Stockholm Makerspace– a community of non-professional makers.  The Current scholarship on sharing is mostly focused on the large-scale platform businesses in a North American context, thus evidence from grassroots small-scale initiatives is lacking. READ MORE