Essays about: "assessing knowledge"

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  1. 1. Assessing the Value of Development Assistance According to the Recipients: A Case Study of Georgian Organisations’ Perspectives on Estonian Development Assistance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Pintson; [2022]
    Keywords : Development assistance value; Recipients’ perspectives; Field-study; Local organisations; Donor evaluation; Estonia-Georgia development cooperation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Factors contributing to valuable development assistance are often perceived as a "black box," due to heterogeneity of development aid motives. This research brings out that too often, the value of aid is assessed from the perspectives of the donors rather than from its recipients. READ MORE

  2. 2. Why We Jump and How We Fall (For It) : An Overview of the Concept of Jumping as a Video Game Mechanic and How it Affects Gameplay

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för speldesign

    Author : Christoffer El Idrissi; Eskil Ettehag; [2022]
    Keywords : Game mechanics; jump mechanic; ludology; skill; user experience; play; Harmony;

    Abstract : In this paper we analyze the existing methods for exploring and evaluating the characteristics of the jump mechanic in video games by comparing qualitative research done in the field of game studies. For this study we are using the jump as a centerpiece, starting with an analysis of different methodologies that break down game mechanics and assessing their functionality and possible effects on players. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessment of oral proficiency in the EFL classroom : Four teachers’ perceptions of the English Syllabus

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Ludvig Holmertz; [2022]
    Keywords : Oral proficiency assessment. Oral interaction. Oral fluency. Swedish lower secondary school. English syllabus. Oral National Test. Interpretations. Formative assessment. Summative assessment. Intended and perceived curriculum.;

    Abstract : Previous research shows that English teachers in Sweden struggle with the assessment of oral proficiency. The reasons for this are several but most of them have occurred in the gap between the intended and perceived curriculum. READ MORE

  4. 4. Urban Forests and Environmental Justice. Insights from Padua and Turin

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Nicolò Zagato; [2022]
    Keywords : Urban Forests; Environmental Justice; Governance; Italy; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Cities around the world are employing strategies to become greener and more sustainable, and urban forests can play a major role in providing environmental benefits. However, it has been found that in many cities those benefits are not equally experienced by citizens, highlighting the importance of examining environmental justice. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluating Generated Co-Speech Gestures of Embodied Conversational Agent(ECA) through Real-Time Interaction

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Yuan He; [2022]
    Keywords : Embodied Conversational Agent ECA ; User Study; Evaluation Instrument; Gesture Generation; Gaze-tracking; Förkroppsligad konversationsagent ECA ; Användarstudie; Utvärderingsinstrument; Generering av gester; Spårning av blickar;

    Abstract : Embodied Conversational Agents (ECAs)’ gestures can enhance human perception in many dimensions during interactions. In recent years, data-driven gesture generation approaches for ECAs have attracted considerable research attention and effort, and methods have been continuously optimized. READ MORE