Essays about: "academic performance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 217 essays containing the words academic performance.

  1. 1. The relationship between innovation and creative climate: A quantitative study on the effects of creative climate dimensions on individual innovation behaviour

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Giulia Ortisi; [2020-10-15]
    Keywords : innovation; innovation output; innovation performance; creativity; creative climate; innovation measurements; individual behaviour; individual innovation; individual creativity;

    Abstract : The aim of the research is to define which type of statistical relationship exist between the independent variables of creative climate and the dependent variable of innovation output on the individual level, and therefore defined as individual innovation behaviors. The research is assessed through quantitative study and the tool chosen to collect the data is a survey, whose aim is to measure how companies manage creative climate within their organizations and which type con effects this has on the individuals’ innovation behaviors. READ MORE

  2. 2. SOCIO-ECONOMIC BACKGROUND, ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AND CAREER CHOICES OF GREEK YOUNG ADULTS. A MIXED METHODS STUDY

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Panagiotis Patsis; [2020-09-11]
    Keywords : Socio-economic background SEB ; academic performance; career choices; young adults; economic crisis;

    Abstract : Aim:The main purpose of this study is to determine the role of socio-economic background (SEB) of young adults, who live in a medium size city of Greece (Ioannina), in shaping their academic performance at school and their career choices afterwards.Theory:The project is based on the cultural theory or theory of reproduction from the French sociologist Pierre Bourdieu. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE WELL-BEING OF ACADEMICALLY RESILIENT STUDENTS IN GERMANY Reanalysis of PISA 2015 data using Structural Equation Modeling

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Deborah Elin Siebecke; [2020-01-22]
    Keywords : Academic Resilience; Disadvantaged High-Achievers; Well-Being; Academic Performance;

    Abstract : Aim:This study aims at investigating the well-being of academically resilient students, as well as examining a possible effect of well-being on achievement. In doing so, this study attempts at contributing to a smaller research gap concerning the well-being of academically resilient students. READ MORE

  4. 4. An oasis for students : investigating the potential co-benefits of schoolyard redesign for climate adaptation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Alice Aimée Schneider; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability science; urban heat island; schoolyard greening; education; youth participation; children; health; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Due to climate change and the urban heat island effect, urban areas face increasing heat stress, a change that has severe consequences on human health. While the need for climate adaptation is pressing, the impact of climate adaptation projects on other sectors also needs to be carefully examined. READ MORE

  5. 5. Student awareness, perceptions and values in relation to their university data

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Johanna Velander; [2020]
    Keywords : learning analytics; higher education; student attitudes; learning management systems;

    Abstract : Learning Analytics (LA) tools analyse data from Learning Management Systems (LMS) and are being increasingly adopted by Higher Education Institutions (HEI). Analysed LMS data can offer helpful insights into student academic performance and allow predictions based on various metrics to be made, it can also help provide personalised feedback and learning experiences/trajectories for students. READ MORE