Essays about: "QUALITY CONTROL education"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 36 essays containing the words QUALITY CONTROL education.

  1. 11. How managers, academics and students use performance information under conditions of conflicting institutional logics and ambiguity : A case study of a Swedish university

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Sektionen för hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Mattias Sandgren; [2017]
    Keywords : Public sector; management control systems; university sector; higher education; performance information; institutional logic; ambiguity; decision-making;

    Abstract : A “new public sector” arose during 1980-1990s because of the pressure to utilize public funds more efficiently. The change is commonly known as New Public Management (NPM) and initiated a change towards private sector accounting technology, logics and a series of other management tools. READ MORE

  2. 12. Facilitating Value in Higher Education : A study of interaction as a tool for value creation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Sandström; Elisabeth Kindmark; [2016]
    Keywords : Co-creation of value; interaction; dialogical exchange; feedback; higher education; customer focus;

    Abstract : In Sweden two reforms were implemented in 2011 in order to delegate control to universities and improve the quality of tertiary education. Despite the efforts, Swedish universities are experiencing a quality crisis and the majority of students are receiving less than the recommended nine hours per week of tutor led education. READ MORE

  3. 13. Use of a Smart TV as a Platform for Social Engagement for Senior Citizens

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medieteknik (ME)

    Author : Elona Dika; [2015]
    Keywords : Senior citizens and or elderly people ; human computer interaction; Smart TV; social engagement; system design; interaction; video communication.;

    Abstract : The number of studies investigating computer use or other technologies used by senior citizens has progressively increased in the last twenty years. The interest stems from a diverse range of research disciplines including human computer interaction, education, and many others. READ MORE

  4. 14. THE EXPERIENCE OF RECOVERY AT HOME FOLLOWING AMBULATORY SURGERY PROCEDURE: A SYSTEMATIC LITERATURE REVIEW

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för hälso- och vårdvetenskap (HV)

    Author : Roya Mirzabozorg; [2015]
    Keywords : Ambulatory surgery; caring science; experience; patient perspective; recovery at home; systematic review; qualitative study.;

    Abstract : Background: Patients’ recovery from surgery differs when they are in a hospital setting or at home. However, an often forgotten aspect of post-operative ambulatory care is the patients' recovery at home following ambulatory surgery. READ MORE

  5. 15. Teacher Professionalism and New Public Management: a Study of Teachers Sense of Professionalism in Swedish Ethnic Segregated Schools

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Adiam Tsehaye; [2014]
    Keywords : New public management; Professionalism; De-professionalization; re-professionalization; ethnic school segregation; teachers; ;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to examine the impact of new public management (NPM) reforms on teacher professionalism in Swedish ethnic segregated schools. As a result of the various NPM reforms implemented in the education sector, the work of teachers has changed considerably in the last twenty years. READ MORE