Showing result 1 - 5 of 113 essays containing the words STUDENTS IN THE NEW ENVIRONMENT.

  1. 1. Smyckeskrinet : en gestaltning av arbetsområdet i Uppsala Stadsträdgård

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Lina Fackel; [2018]
    Keywords : landskapsarkitektur; stadspark; design; stadsutveckling; grönytor; helhet; sammanhang; park;

    Abstract : I en allt tätare stadsmiljö ställs högre krav på de grönytor som finns, samtidigt som de också får utstå ett högre tryck. De urbana parkerna är betydelsefulla inte bara för den biologiska mångfalden, men också för människors hälsa. Det här arbetet är ett gestaltningsförslag för en del av Uppsala Stadsträdgård. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluation of acoustic, visual and thermal comfort perception of students in the Educational Building at KTH Campus : A study case in a university building in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Installations- och energisystem

    Author : Sofia Kristina Kritikou; [2018]
    Keywords : Thermal comfort; Acoustic comfort; Visual comfort; Sustainability; Energy systems; Productivity; Indoor air quality ; Termisk komfort; Akustisk komfort; Visuell komfort; Hållbarhet; Energisystem; Produktivitet; Inomhusluftkvalitet;

    Abstract : In recent years the focus and application of sustainability in buildings has risen. Both for environmental and human well-being reasons. The quality of the indoor environment affects the well-being, productivity and work performance, but it can also affect the occupants negatively, like increasing risks of different diseases and health issues. READ MORE

  3. 3. MusiCushions: Prototyping an E-Textile Interface for Music Interaction in Home Environment

    University essay from KTH/Medieteknik och interaktionsdesign, MID

    Author : Adrian Latupeirissa; [2018]
    Keywords : tangible interface; e-textile; smart fabric; music interaction;

    Abstract : This paper presents MusiCushions, a set of interactive sofa cushions used as an interface to music. Built on physical affordances of sofa cushions and e-textile technology, the artefact is used to explore how an e-textile interface can be used for music interaction at home. Challenges in prototyping e-textile interfaces would also be identified. READ MORE

  4. 4. International Negotiation Competitions: Benefits and Adaptability to the Humanitarian Sector

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Joana Matos; [2018]
    Keywords : negotiation competition; humanitarian negotitations; negotiation pedagogy; out-of-classroom education; humanitarian action; humanitarian sector;

    Abstract : International negotiation competitions are not a new phenomenon. These competitionshave been growing in popularity worldwide and have several pedagogic benefits forthe participants. Unfortunately, so far have been targeted only to students from the lawor business fields excluding students from other fields, including the humanitarianstudents. READ MORE

  5. 5. How can drama help pupils with second language learning?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Brauer; [2018]
    Keywords : second language learning; pedagogy; language acquisition; communication; children; drama;

    Abstract : Abstract This is a paper about language learning through drama exercises. In my experience of teaching young children in the ages from six to nine, I have found that children learn the most in environments that are dynamic and that challenge them. This can be achieved by doing different types of exercises to get to know a new language. READ MORE