Essays about: "Sociocultural"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 139 essays containing the word Sociocultural.

  1. 1. MOVING BETWEEN LEVELS OF ENGAGEMENT WITH INTERACTIVE DIGITAL EXHIBITS

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Alena Seredko; [2020-03-24]
    Keywords : Engagement; Museum; Digital technology; Interactive exhibit; Contextual Model of Learning; Visitor Engagement Framework;

    Abstract : Purpose: The overall purpose of the study is to explore how engagement with digital interactive exhibits can be evaluated in a museum rather than in a science centre setting and scrutinize factors that encourage or hinder visitors’ engagement. This is examined using a case study of the Human Nature exhibition displayed at the Museum of World Culture (Gothenburg, Sweden). READ MORE

  2. 2. TEACHERS’ AND STUDENTS’ PERCEIVED POSSIBILITIES AND CHALLENGES AS STRUCTURING RESOURCES IN THE DIGITAL CLASSROOM

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Sofia Hedén; [2020-03-24]
    Keywords : Educational IT; Digital tools; Structuring resources; Possibilities; Challenges; Secondary school;

    Abstract : Purpose: The overall purpose of this study is to explore possibilities and challenges in the digital classroom of a secondary school. More specifically the focus is on teachers’ and students’ perceived possibilities and challenges in classroom activities that are mediated by digital tools and what becomes significant structuring recourses in this interaction. READ MORE

  3. 3. To Use or Not to Use Coursebooks? : A Study of Teachers' Opinions on Coursebooks and What Constitutes a Good One in the English Classroom

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, Skolnära forskning

    Author : Daniel Sandström; [2020]
    Keywords : lower secondary school language teaching; pedagogical material; coursebooks; second language learning; differentiation; språkundervisning i grundskolan; pedagogiskt material; läromedel; andraspråksinlärning; differentiering;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate teachers’ opinions and experiences using analogue coursebooks in lower secondary school English teaching. The study was conducted using written interviews, interviewing 7 currently active teachers teaching English in the Swedish school system, with the participants’ answers being the material. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ecotourism in a developing island destination : -A field study of Bali

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Johanna Åhsberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Bali; culture; ecotourism; impacts; sustainable development; traditional lifestyle;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate how ecotourism impact on Balinese traditional lifestyle through economic, sociocultural and environmental structures. A field study was conducted in the island of Bali, Indonesia where the researcher investigated the situation of traditional living and how it is perceived by local people and eco-friendly businesses. READ MORE

  5. 5. Challenges in Challenging Menstrual Discourse: An Inquiry into the Nature of Dominating Social Discourse on Menstruation, and the Human Rights Agenda to Challenge its Effects

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Antonia Sophia von Buttlar; [2020]
    Keywords : Menstrual Discourse; Stigmatization; Medicalization; Commercialization; United Nations Human Rights Agenda;

    Abstract : Recent developments have seen a rise in empirical attempts to challenge the persistently negative sociocultural attitudes toward menstruation. The thesis proposes a Foucauldian feminist conception, as well as the identification of the three elements stigmatization, medicalization and commercialization, to provide a comprehensive theoretical framework conceptualizing dominant menstrual discourse and its effects, based on which the empirical contemporary UN human rights agenda on the topic is approached. READ MORE