Essays about: "higher education aspirations"

Found 4 essays containing the words higher education aspirations.

  1. 1. FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE 9th GRADE STUDENTS’ HIGHER EDUCATION ASPIRATIONS IN SWEDEN The role of gender, parental nationality, parental education and academic self-concept

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Elpis Grammatikopoulou; [2018-04-24]
    Keywords : higher education aspirations; gender; parental nationality; parental education; theoretical self-concept; aesthetic self-concept;

    Abstract : Aim: The purpose of this study is to explore the influence of gender, parental nationality,parental education, and academic self-concept on the HE aspirations of 9th grade students inSweden.Theory: The various factors influencing HE aspirations—the extent to which 9th grade studentsregard future HE learning as a reasonable forecast for themselves—are here considered asindicators of social capital, as value that accrues through one’s social ties and achievements. READ MORE

  2. 2. Strategy Development for Building Digital Collections of the University of Cape Coast Library, Ghana : A Case Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap / Bibliotekshögskolan

    Author : Nesba Adzobu; [2013]
    Keywords : case study; digital collections; Ghana; interviews; Mintzberg; strategic planning; UCC;

    Abstract : Strategic planning is a critical issue for higher education academic libraries, especially in developing countries like Ghana, due to limited financial resources and the rapid change in the information environment during the last several decades. Theory-testing case study methodology was used in this thesis to examine strategy formulation and implementation in building the digital collections of the University of Cape Coast Library (UCCL) in Ghana. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design & Development of Modular Learning Management Systems - Methods & Techniques: Learning From a Success Story

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Ismailhaki Veliu; Valdrina Selimi; [2011]
    Keywords : ANT; Modular Learning Management Systems; Actor-Network; ADDIE Model; ISD; Design; Development; e-Learning; MLMS; LMS; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The rapid development of current information technology has brought about new aspirations in the academic world, especially in higher education organizations. Learning management systems (LMS) are software applications or Web-based technology used mainly for digital learning and studying. READ MORE

  4. 4. Education and micro-credit in Kenya- A minor field study about the impact education and micro-credit has on empowerment among youths

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carolina Kihlström; [2011]
    Keywords : Kenya; Nairobi; empowerment; education; micro-credit; youth; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis analyses the impact that development projects working with higher education and micro-credit have on youth’s empowerment processes. I have made a minor field study in Kenya and conducted 21 semi-structured respondent interviews with a group with higher education, a group that was provided with micro-credit and a group which was not provided with neither. READ MORE