Search for dissertations about: "formative evaluation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words formative evaluation.

  1. 1. Online health promoting communities : Design, implementation and formative evaluation of an intervention

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Joakim Ekberg; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Health Sciences Public Health; Global Health; Social Medicine and Epidemiology; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Hälsovetenskaper Folkhälsovetenskap; global hälsa; socialmedicin och epidemiologi;

    Abstract : In Sweden, obesity among children has not yet reached the epidemic proportions reported from other parts of the world. However, among adolescents, being overweight and self-consciousness regarding body shape, diet and exercise influence social, psychological and physical health. READ MORE

  2. 2. Human-centric evaluation of innovation

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Anna Ståhlbröst; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; Luleå University of Technology.; [2006]
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    Abstract : In this Licentiate Thesis, human-centric evaluation of innovations are investigated with focus on examining and gaining understanding of important issues that needs to be considered in the evaluation process. The intention of my research is to contribute to IT-design processes so that future products and services, that are in various stages of development, become more responsive to users' actual needs and wants. READ MORE

  3. 3. Developing and Evaluating Language Tools for Writers and Learners of Swedish

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Ola Knutsson; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : Natural Sciences Computer and Information Science Language Technology Computational Linguistics ; Naturvetenskap Data- och informationsvetenskap Språkteknologi språkvetenskaplig databehandling ; interactive learning systems; error; feedback; human-computer interaction; grammar checking; grammaticality judgments; parsing; second language learning; Swedish; evaluation; user studies; language technology; computer assisted language learning; writing; language tools; interaktiva lärsystem; fel; återkoppling; grammatikkontroll; språkverktyg; människa-datorinteraktion; skrivande; andraspråksinlärning; grammatikalitetsbedömning; parsning; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Language technology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Språkteknologi;

    Abstract : Skrivande och skrivet språk är idag en viktig del av många människors liv, i datorns ordbehandlare, i e-postprogram och i chattkanaler på Internet. Skrivet språk har blivit mer eller mindre en förutsättning för människors dagliga kommunikation. Denna utveckling av samhället leder till ökade behov av att på olika sätt hantera text. READ MORE

  4. 4. Revisiting the choice : to involve hospitals in the partnership for tuberculosis control in Indonesia

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Ari Probandari; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : Medical and Health Sciences Health Sciences Public Health; Global Health; Social Medicine and Epidemiology; Medicin och hälsovetenskap Hälsovetenskaper Folkhälsovetenskap; global hälsa; socialmedicin och epidemiologi; tuberculosis; public-private partnership; formative evaluation; health service research; health system research; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Public health science; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Folkhälsovetenskap; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Abstract : Tuberculosis (TB) is a major public health problem in many low- and middle-income countries, including Indonesia. To accelerate TB case detection, and to improve the quality of diagnosis and treatment provided by all providers, the Public-Private Mix for implementing Directly Observed Treatment Short-course (PPM DOTS) was introduced in 2000. READ MORE

  5. 5. Improving the Evaluation Process for Active Safety Functions

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Mikael Ljung Aust; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Teknisk mekanik; Engineering mechanics; Övrig teknisk mekanik; Other engineering mechanics; Hälso- och sjukvård i samhället; Health and medical services in society; Kommunikation mellan människor; Human communication; Teknik och social förändring; Technology and social change; Advanced Driver Assistance Systems; Active Safety Systems; Safety Benefit Assessment; Driver Behavior Analysis; Crash Causation Analysis; Situational Control; In-depth Crash Investigation;

    Abstract : The general aim of the present thesis was to improve key steps in the procedure for functional, formative evaluation of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). Five unresolved theoretical and empirical issues were identified and addressed. READ MORE