Essays about: "QUALITY CONTROL education"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 36 essays containing the words QUALITY CONTROL education.

  1. 6. Public secondary school mergers as a desegregation method in Swedish municipalities : Investigating their impact on student’s academic performance and choice of school

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Hasselqvist Haglund; [2018]
    Keywords : Education economics; desegregation; merger; school organization; secondary school; public school; peer effects; socioeconomic background; student performance; integration; segregation; Difference in differences; matching; labour economics; education system; Nyköpingsmodellen;

    Abstract : In recent years several municipalities in Sweden have merged their public secondary schools. This has been considered a type of initiative that intends to reduce youth segregation and discrepancies in school quality. READ MORE

  2. 7. Language education and the employment rate : A quantitative study examining the impact of language education on the employent rate of immigrants in Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Mikkola; [2018]
    Keywords : immigration; integration; labor market; unemployment; language education; sfi;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the impact of language education on the employment rate of immigrants in Swedish municipalities. Based on previous research and the theory of Hermut Esser, it aims to find a positive correlation between learning the Swedish language and the employment rate of immigrants. READ MORE

  3. 8. Impact of using mixed reality visualization to augment the exploration and analysis of water contamination events in a simulated car engine

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Terese Nothnagel; [2017]
    Keywords : Virtual Reality; Mixed Reality; Visualization; Quality control in engineering design; simulated car engine; user experience;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to understand the impact of virtual reality (VR) on user's performance and experience in practical industrial applications. In particular, I collaborated with Volvo Cars supporting their current engineering design practices. VR has the potential to augment and thereby improve a person's observational analysis. READ MORE

  4. 9. Assessment of Daylighting and Electric Lighting Performance in a Retrofitting Project: A Case Study in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign

    Author : Xueting Wang; [2017]
    Keywords : Daylighting Assessment; Electric Lighting Assessment; Field Measurement; Lighting Simulation; Daylight Factor; Daylight Glare Probability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Newly constructed building stocks have been decreasing in last decades; thus, renovation and retrofitting represent a large amount of opportunities to upgrade the building performance and energy efficiency of building assets in their life span, as well as to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. An overall assessment of a lighting retrofit project can support to judge the quality of a retrofit as good or bad and evaluate the application of a retrofit measure in practice, as well as provide quantitatively based cases for future implementations. READ MORE

  5. 10. Is Private Education Worth it? Evidence from the Free Primary Education Reform in Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Wallström; [2017]
    Keywords : Education; Quality; Free; Sorting; Kenya; School choice; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In 2003, Kenya introduced a nationwide Free Primary Education (FPE) reform, abolishing school fees in all public primary schools. As a result, enrolment rates in public primary schools rose by 15 percent, putting significant pressure on the educational system. READ MORE