Essays about: "vocational programs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words vocational programs.

  1. 1. Do extramural activities in English have an impact on students’ ability to correctly apply the rule of subject verb agreement?

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Ann-Chatrine Hedlund; [2020]
    Keywords : Extramural activities; subject verb agreement; second language learning;

    Abstract : Swedish learners of English have problems in managing the subject-verb agreement rule (Källqvist and Petersson 2006, Estling Vannestål 2015). Studies show that extramural activities in English improve language acquisition and language production (Sundqvist 2009). READ MORE

  2. 2. What Motivates Students? : A Study of Students’ Attitudes and Motivation regarding English Language Learning in Swedish Upper Secondary School

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Merna Toma; [2020]
    Keywords : : English Foreign Language Learning; Motivation; Attitudes; Integrative Motivation; Instrumental Motivation;

    Abstract : This mixed method study aims to investigate motivation and attitudes towards English foreign language learning among Swedish upper secondary school students at vocational and preparatory programs. A quantitative questionnaire has been distributed and qualitative interviews have been conducted concerning students’ attitudes, integrative and instrumental motivation regarding English foreign language learning. READ MORE

  3. 3. Teaching English 5 to Swedish vocational students : student attitudes, motivation and adaptation of teaching

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Kristoffer Keinvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Adaptation; attitudes; English; motivation; second language learning; vocationally oriented teaching; vocational programs;

    Abstract : There has been research that suggests that an anti-studying culture is present in vocational programs in Sweden (Högberg 2009), and that teachers need to adapt their teaching to the students’ vocational interests in order to create an interest in learning (Lindahl 2015; Riley & Eriksson 2014; Smagorinsky et al. 2010). READ MORE

  4. 4. English spelling errors in Swedish high school : An investigation of English spelling errors among Swedish high school students and their possible causes

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Gule Akman; [2019]
    Keywords : Spelling error; Swedish English learners; Second Language Acquisition SLA ; Transfer; Language Gender; Gender spelling mistakes; Program orientation; Uppsala Learner English Corpus ULEC ;

    Abstract : This study investigates spelling errors among Swedish students of English. The purpose of this research is to develop a better understanding of the causes of spelling errors and to investigate whether there are any differences between program orientation and gender. The participants are English A students from Swedish high schools in year 1. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Complexity of Rehabilitation in Open and Closed Prison Setting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Lana Osment; [2018]
    Keywords : closed prisons; open prisons; Germany; rehabilitation; social workers; Foucault; discipline; punishment; disciplinary power; bio-power; surveillance.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In Germany, prisoners have a constitutional right to rehabilitation (“resocialization”). In the Lebach judgment of 1973, a landmark ruling that served as the basis for the 1976 Prison Act (Strafvollzugsgesetz [StVollzG]), rehabilitation was seen by the German Federal Constitutional Court as part of the guaranteed rights of prisoners to retain their human dignity (Dünkel & van Zyl Smit, 2007, p. READ MORE