Search for dissertations about: "Educational change"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 257 swedish dissertations containing the words Educational change.

  1. 1. Striving for Autonomy Health sciences teachers’ enactment of policy

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Linda Barman; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Educational change; Educational development; Educational policy; Higher education; University teachers; Curriculum change;

    Abstract : Abstract This thesis explores how teachers within the health sciences enact education policy. The questions address how teachers’ choices related to the design of courses and curricula are made in the light of reforms that emphasise standardisation and transparency. READ MORE

  2. 2. The educational challenge in "education for sustainable development" : : qualification, social change and the political

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Faculty of Education and Society

    Author : Helen Hasslöf; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; environmental education EE ; education for sustainable development ESD ; discourse theory; subjectification; teachers meaning making; functions of education;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) as an overarching perspective makes meaning of educational aims and purposes. Sustainable development, as a concept, is by necessity complex, and deals with integrated dimensions of environmental, social-cultural and economic sustainability. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Reluctant Change Agent - Change, Chance and Choice among Teachers, Educational Change in the City

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Pernille Berg; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Educational change; innovation; globalisation; change agent; competence development; drivers of change; sociological study and qualitative reserach methods.;

    Abstract : This dissertation critically analyses the discourse on educational change. By placing educational change in the context of globalisation and innovation the author argues that the current discourse on educational change is un-nuanced and omits the important perspectives on change. READ MORE

  4. 4. Voices for Change Hopes and costs for empowerment - a study on women's claims in the Egyptian revolution

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Christine Bendixen; Klas Roth; Margareta Aspan; Mina O'Dowd; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Women; empowerment; agency; structure; functionings; capability; social conversion factors; narrative imagination; opportunity costs; societal change; Egypt; pedagogik; Education;

    Abstract : This study investigates women’s possibilities to actively participate in societal change in Egypt. It aims at enhancing the understanding of structural conditions for women’s agency and how these enables and/or restrains women’s participation in the aspiration for societal change as well as their aspiration to live a ‘full life’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Educational reform under political transition : a study of change in Portuguese education in the 1970's

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institute of International Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Maria Emília Catela; [1990]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Utbildningspolitik; Utbildningsreformer; Skolan; Matematik; Prestation; Portugal;

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