Essays about: "thesis on australia"

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  1. 1. The hydrodynamic impacts of Estuarine Oyster reefs, and the application of drone technology to this study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Oskar Evert Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Geography; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; Physical Geography; Oyster Reef; Drone; UAV; Hydrodynamics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The impacts of climate change are being seen within the estuarine environment through erosion and shoreline retreat, associated with sea-level rise and changes in storm activity. Restoration oyster reefs have been identified as a working-with-nature strategy to protect and restore these shoreline environments, stabilising sediment, and reducing erosion. READ MORE

  2. 2. Testing migratory Bogong moth (Agrotis infusa) in orientation experiments using an artificial representation of the Milky Way

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i molekylärbiologi

    Author : Julius Jansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : The Bogong Moth, Agrotis Infusa, is a migratory moth native to South-Eastern Australia. These nocturnal insects migrate over more than 1000 km from their breeding grounds to caves in the Australian alps. To find their way during this migration, individuals of the species use several compass cues, both magnetic and celestial. READ MORE

  3. 3. Public Interest in the Pandemic : a comparative framing analysis of COVID-19 public health interventions by the Victorian State Government and Australian digital news outlets

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Joseph Peter Thwaites; [2021]
    Keywords : COVID-19; frame analysis; Australian news media; journalism; public health; media representation; media diversity; public interest; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the framing of COVID-19 public health interventions by the Victorian State Government, in daily press conferences, and Australian digital news outlets, in their reporting on the press conferences. A mixed-methods approach to framing analysis is used to comparatively analyse the framing by the two sources. READ MORE

  4. 4. Establishing roots with social media : Exploring the role of social media in helping refugee women gain social capital in Sydney & Wollongong, NSW

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Keskitalo Johanna; [2021]
    Keywords : social capital; field; Bourdieu; social media; refugee studies; social integration;

    Abstract : In spite of Australia’s border closure during the pandemic, the number of displaced people seeking refuge has continued to rise. For those lucky ones that are granted a visa to Australia, social inclusion and connectedness in the host country are crucial and closely linked to the indicators often used when measuring resettlement success. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring cultural orientation and its influence on business planning in new ventures: urban Indigenous Australian insights

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Adam Sacca; Stephan Campbell Fernandini; [2021]
    Keywords : Culture; Cultural Dimensions Theory; Individualism-Collectivism; Cultural Orientation; Indigenous Entrepreneurship; Urban Indigenous Australia; New Venture Creation; Business Planning; Planning.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The influence of one’s cultural orientation, particularly through Hofstede’s (1980; 2001) Individualism-Collectivism dimension, on entrepreneurs and planning within new ventures is an underexplored field in entrepreneurial research, specifically among cultural minorities. This study aims to understand the Individualism-Collectivism orientation of urban Indigenous Australian entrepreneurs based in Sydney, Australia, and how it can influence business planning in their new venture. READ MORE