Search for dissertations about: "teacher training"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 swedish dissertations containing the words teacher training.

  1. 1. Training teachers through technology A case study of a distance-based teacher training programme

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : J. Ola Lindberg; Anders D. Olofsson; Jarl Backman; Elsebeth Korsgaard Sorensen; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Edukation; hermeneutics; teacher training; distance education; ICT; learning community; case study.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik;

    Abstract : This thesis’ main theme is the relationship between teacher training, distance education, ICT and community. These aspects of an educational practice are conceptualised within a hermeneutical approach as aspects of edukation. The thesis consists of eight articles. READ MORE

  2. 2. Training Teachers Through Technology : A case study of a distance-based teacher training programme

    University dissertation from Umeå : Department of Education, Umeå University

    Author : Ola Lindberg; Anders D. Olofsson; ; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Education; hermeneutics; teacher training; distance education; ICT; learning community; case study; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik;

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  3. 3. A Changing Experience communication and meaning-making in web-based teacher training

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Linda Reneland-Forsman; Per Gerrevall; Monica E Nilsson; Elsebeth Korsgaard Sorensen; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; course design; higher education pedagogy; mediated discourse analysis; meaning-making; mediation; teacher training; web-based learning; web-based teaching; widened participation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Pedagogik; Pedagogics;

    Abstract : This is a study of students’ meaning making in web-based higher education courses. Conditions for students meaning-making change when interaction technology is used to support educational practices. Widened Participation policy activities often use web-based programs to attract “new” groups of more experienced students. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Virtual Language Teacher Models and applications for language learning using embodied conversational agents

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Preben Wik; Björn Granström; Olov Engwall; Valerie Hazan; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Language learning; embodied conversational agents; speech technology; computer assisted language learning; computer assisted pronunciation training; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik; SRA - ICT; SRA - Informations- och kommunikationsteknik;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a framework for computer assisted language learning using a virtual language teacher. It is an attempt at creating, not only a new type of language learning software, but also a server-based application that collects large amounts of speech material for future research purposes. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Mixed Crew Complement A maritime safety challenge and its impact on maritime education and training

    University dissertation from Malmö högskola, Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Jan Horck; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; multiculture; communication; shipping; education; teacher; seafarer; context; maritime;

    Abstract : The human factor/human element starts to have a key role in accidents and incidents during shipments at sea. Investigations show that poor communications increasingly are the root for many tragedies. A possible reason for communication constraints is the growing trend to employ multicultural crews. READ MORE