Essays about: "educational technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 368 essays containing the words educational technology.

  1. 1. DIGITAL TEXTBOOKS IN THE ACTIVITY OF INSTRUCTION

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

    Author : Martin Misgeld; [2020-11-17]
    Keywords : digital textbook; educational technology; activity theory; CHAT; instruction in mathematics;

    Abstract : Purpose:The study aims to understand the dynamics behind the teachers motive to use and not use digital textbooks in the activity instruction of mathematics. How are the motives influenced by the perceived dynamics created by the use of the textbooks? An understanding of this might serve to give perspective to the difficulties in implementing educational technology as well as being of help for policymakers, decisionmakers, producers and designers of tools. READ MORE

  2. 2. Video games in English class : What are some Swedish students’ and teachers’ attitudes toward using video games as a means to teach and learn L2 English

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Johan Bjelke; [2020]
    Keywords : Video games; Education; Serious Games; L2 English; Students’ attitudes;

    Abstract : The aim of this degree project was to find out what students currently enrolled at upper-secondary school programs think of video games as an educational tool, and whether they believed it would be a good idea to use video games in English language classrooms. This was done by collecting data through the use of an online questionnaire, where students enrolled at an upper-secondary school in central Sweden answered questions on the subject video game habits, previous experience playing video games in class, attitudes toward video games in general and as educational tools in teaching English in particular. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessment of on-site wastewater treatment systems in unsewered communities in Jordan

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Hani Yahya Ali Shubail; [2020]
    Keywords : Constructed wetland; Decentralized wastewater treatment; Jordan; On-site wastewater treatment system;

    Abstract : Centralized wastewater treatment systems need substantial funds besides high-cost operation and maintenance programs, which could be considered unsuitable for low-income developing countries. As a solution, it becomes the trend towards on-site wastewater treatment systems (OWTs) due to its cost-effectiveness and flexibility of implementation and management. READ MORE

  4. 4. Always Listening? : An Exploratory Study of the Perceptions of Voice Assistant Technology in Indonesia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Anisa Aini Arifin; [2020]
    Keywords : Voice assistant; Indonesian market; Critical Discourse Analysis; Technology Acceptance Model; Ethical perception; Mediation theory;

    Abstract : Voice assistant technology on smartphones, smart speakers, or those on the wearable devices is one of the fastest-growing artificial intelligence applications in the market now. However, with the potential ethical issues related to the voice technology, it still has not been extensively covered in major markets such as Indonesia. READ MORE

  5. 5. RESEARCH ON THE GAME MECHANISM OF EDUCATIONAL GAMES – THINK ABOUT HOW TO CHOOSE THE SUITABLE GAME MECHANISMS WHEN DESIGNING EDUCATIONAL GAMES

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för teknik och samhälle (TS)

    Author : Haojue Gong; [2020]
    Keywords : game design; educational games design; game mechanics; game mechanism; learning history;

    Abstract : With the development of media technology and game evolution, games are endowed with multiple purposes and functions. Some scholars believe that the game is the supplement of the real world, which can affect the players' psychology and behaviour. READ MORE