Search for dissertations about: "John Airey"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words John Airey.

  1. 1. Physics Students' Experiences of the Disciplinary Discourse Encountered in Lectures in English and Swedish

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Physics, Uppsala University

    Author : John Airey; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Science Education; Naturvetenskap med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning; Physics; Fysik; English; Engelsk språkvetenskap; Pedagogik; Pedagogics; Educational Science; Utbildningsvetenskap; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics Other physics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik Övrig fysik; Physics with specialization in Physics Education; Fysik med inriktning mot fysikens didaktik;

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  2. 2. Science, Language, and Literacy Case Studies of Learning in Swedish University Physics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : John Airey; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Science Education; Naturvetenskap med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning; English; Engelsk språkvetenskap; Physics; Fysik; Pedagogics and Educational Sciences; Pedagogik och Utbildningsvetenskap; Pedagogik; Pedagogics; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik; Physics with specialization in Physics Education; Fysik med inriktning mot fysikens didaktik; Learning; Higher education; Bilingualism; Language choice; Science education; Scientific literacy; Bilingual scientific literacy; Disciplinary discourse; Discourse imitation; Semiotics; Physics Education Research;

    Abstract : This thesis presents an investigation of undergraduate student learning with respect to physics lectures attended in English and Swedish. The work studies three connected areas: student learning patterns, bilingual scientific literacy and disciplinary discourse. READ MORE