Search for dissertations about: "learning app"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 swedish dissertations containing the words learning app.

  1. 1. Design and use of mobile technology in distance language education Matching learning practices with technologies-in-practice

    University dissertation from Örebro : Repro

    Author : Olga Viberg; Örebro universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Informatik; Informatics; online distance education; mobile learning; mobile-assisted language learning; information systems artefact; design science research; learning practices; structuration; self-regulation; technology-in-practice; Complex Systems – Microdata Analysis; Komplexa system - mikrodataanalys; Informations- och kommunikationsteknik; Information and Communication Technology;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the adaptation of formal education to people’s technology- use patterns, theirtechnology-in-practice, where the ubiquitous use of mobile technologies is central. The research question is: How can language learning practices occuring in informal learning environments be effectively integrated with formal education through the use of mobile technology? The study investigates the technical, pedagogical, social and cultural challenges involved in a design science approach. READ MORE

  2. 2. Developing Entrepreneurial Competencies - An Action-Based Approach and Classification in Education

    University dissertation from Örebro : Repro

    Author : Martin Lackéus; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; value creation; learning; venture creation; education; enterprise education; entrepreneurial competencies; Entrepreneurship education; emotional events; longitudinal case study;

    Abstract : A question within entrepreneurial education that never seems to go out of fashion is “Can entrepreneurship be taught?”. To address this question, this thesis adopts the view that becoming entrepreneurial requires direct experience, and explores how learning-by-doing can be put to use in entrepreneurial education through action-based approaches. READ MORE

  3. 3. Developing and evaluating an interactive app to support self-care among older persons receiving home care

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Carina Göransson; Örebro universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Health concerns; mHealth; older persons; self-care;

    Abstract : The proportion of older persons worldwide is growing. With older age, complex health problems may occur and the need for home care increases. To support older persons to maintain health and self-care, innovative ways need to be developed. The aim of the project was to develop and evaluate an interactive app among older persons receiving home care. READ MORE

  4. 4. Alzheimer's disease : uncovering mechanisms for amyloid precursor protein processing and trafficking

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neuroscience

    Author : Saket Milind Nigam; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by impairment of memory and, eventually, by disturbances in cognitive abilities. Brain regions crucial for learning and memory exhibit atrophy, but the underlying mechanisms for neurodegeneration continues to be point of debate. READ MORE

  5. 5. Amyloid precursor protein: cellular studies and animal models

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Tatjana Nilsson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterised by a number of neuropathological features, including extracellular deposits composed primarily of amyloid- (A) peptides. A is derived from proteolysis of the amyloid precursor protein (APP) by consecutive action of and -secretases. READ MORE