Essays about: "students role towards society"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words students role towards society.

  1. 1. Beach clean-up as a practical implementation of ESD: effects in students’ knowledge, awareness and behavioural intentions

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Carla Cecconi; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Education; pro-environmental behaviour; plastic; Italy; beach clean-up;

    Abstract : In the context of the critical sustainability problem of marine plastic pollution, the present paper presents a quasiexperimental research that explores the effects that participating on beach clean-up has on students’ knowledge,awareness and behavioural intentions. Considering this intervention as an outside of school practical implementation of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), this research aims to determine if the addition of direct experiences with nature within ESD programs can lead to a behavioural change in favour of the environment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Management of personal investments in Russia and Sweden : Influence of financial literacy of young adults on their behavior in financial planning

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Alan Dzutsev; [2018]
    Keywords : investment strategy; financial literacy; assets; financial planning; equity; personal investment plan;

    Abstract : Background: Unawareness of most students about how to save and increase their money and changes in global economic conditions create new opportunities and challenges in international business and investment field. Lack of interest from investment companies, banks, funds, estate sellers and rialtos to this interesting and growing group of people, where even bringing up future clients in this young adults can play a big role in future success of the company. READ MORE

  3. 3. English Mother Tongue Instruction - Hidden Curriculum and Heteroglossic Repertoires

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Språk och språkvetenskap

    Author : Anna Mazur-Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : mother tongue instruction; minority education; heritage language s ; language policy; linguistic repertoire; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : In contrast to the peripheral role of mother tongue as a subject in Sweden, English has retained an elevated position. Together with Swedish, English is characterized as being crucial to Swedish society, positioning both languages at the top of the linguistic hierarchy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Chinese students’ knowledge and attitude towards sustainability : focus on IKEA and their sustainability work

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Sofie Thulin; Nadine Rashid; [2017]
    Keywords : sustainability; IKEA; China; students; marketing; attitude; consumer behavior; consumer responsibility;

    Abstract : Consumers consider themselves being able to change their consumption behavior and by that make a difference. This makes it easier for organizations in the usage of sustainability in their marketing strategy in order to attract customers and keep the already existing ones. READ MORE

  5. 5. Finding room: critical literacy in GY2000 and Lgy11: a deductive content analysis of English language education policy in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Utbildningsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Andreas Sander; [2017]
    Keywords : critical literacy; policy research; content analysis; ESL education; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Through a deductive content analysis, this paper aimed to elucidate a place for critical literacy as an educational approach based on research by Lewison, Flint and Van Sluys in the Swedish curricula for upper secondary school, GY2000 and Lgy11, respectively. After reading research by Cabau and Hult, showing how the curricula propagates the position of English in the curriculum, and the Swedish society, this analysis sought to make the potential place for critical literacy alongside the English language clear and tangible. READ MORE