Search for dissertations about: "John Airey"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 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

    Author : John Airey; Prof. Cedric Linder; [2006]
    Keywords : Science Education; Naturvetenskap med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning; Fysik; Physics; Engelsk språkvetenskap; English; Pedagogics; Pedagogik; Educational Science; Utbildningsvetenskap;

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  2. 2. 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; Cedric Linder; Leif Östman; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; 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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  3. 3. Science, Language and Literacy: Case studies of learning in Swedish university physics

    University dissertation from Uppsala

    Author : John Airey; Cedric Linder; [2009]
    Keywords : Science Education; Naturvetenskap med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning; Engelsk språkvetenskap; English; Fysik; Physics; Pedagogik och Utbildningsvetenskap; Pedagogics and Educational Sciences; Pedagogics; Pedagogik;

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

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : John Airey; Cedric Linder; Roger Säljö; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Physics; Learning; Higher education; Bilingualism; Language choice; Science education; Scientific literacy; Bilingual scientific literacy; Disciplinary discourse; Discourse imitation; Semiotics; Physics Education Research; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik; Physics with specialization in Physics Education; Fysik med inriktning mot fysikens didaktik;

    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

  5. 5. Reading the Sky From Starspots to Spotting Stars

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Urban Eriksson; Cedric Linder; John Airey; Andreas Redfors; Edward E. Prather; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Astrometry; Astronomy Education Research; Disciplinary Discernment; Extrapolating three-dimensionality; Reading the Sky; Physics with specialization in Physics Education; Fysik med inriktning mot fysikens didaktik;

    Abstract : This thesis encompasses two research fields in astronomy: astrometry and astronomy education and they are discussed in two parts. These parts represent two sides of a coin; astrometry, which is about constructing 3D representations of the Universe, and AER, where for this thesis, the goal is to investigate university students’ and lecturers’ disciplinary discernment vis-à-vis the structure of the Universe and extrapolating three-dimensionality. READ MORE