Research events - Page 5
What are the current challenges for the further development fo higher education and research in the Western Balkans?
This and related questions will be addressed on Thursday when partners and invited guests meett up in Oslo for the final conference of a research project on the Western Balkans funded through the Norglobal programme in the Norwegian Research Council.
Presenters are Agnete Vabø from NIFU and Daniel Houben from RWTH Aachen.
Presenter is dr. Jennifer Olson from the Department of Education, UiO.
In this talk, "Serious Play vs Serious Games", Eric Sanchez presents an overview of different national an international research projects based on the design and uses of digital epistemic games, which he describes as playful situations designed with digital technologies that intend to foster epistemic interactions for learners.
Presenter in this semiar is professor Franziska Trede from Charles Sturt University, Australia.
This seminar, presented by Peter Maasen, will discuss the way in which the university’s social contract is interpreted, criticized and renewed especially in Europe and the USA.
MSc Crina Damsa defends her doctoral dissertation for the degree of Ph.d.:
Knowledge Co-construction and Object-oriented Collaboration. A Study of Learning through Collaborative Construction of Knowledge Objects in Higher Education.
InterMedia research group is proud to announce an open, invited guest lecture by Professor Gerry Stahl from College of Information Science and Technology, Drexel University, USA.
Speaker: Professor Hansjörg Hohr, Department of Education
Cand.scient. Anders McDonald Sookermany defends his doctoral dissertation for the degree of Dr.Philos.:
On Developing (Post)modern Soldiers - An Inquiry into the Ontological and Epistemological Foundation of Skill-Acquisition in an Age of Military Transformation.
At this closing conference for the CONTACT project (Communicating Organizations in Networks of Art and Cultural Heritage Technologies), approaches to engaging young people through media and meaning making are the focus of a full day of presentations.
A one-day PhD course will be held in conjunction with the CONTACT project's closing conference.
This two-day program will address two aspects of the relationship between instructional policy and teachers’ classroom practice: 1) the role of social networks in carrying logics of instruction from the environment into districts, schools, and classroom; and 2) the role of framing in local processes of meaning making.
MSc & MA Dorothy Sutherland Olsen defends her doctoral dissertation for the degree of Ph.d.:
Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Science-based Technologies: Studies of knowledge creation in nanoscience and nanotechnologies.
The research group CLEG welcomes you to an open lecture with Professor Helen Gunter, Manchester University, UK.
Presenter: Jaako Kauko, University of Helsinki
Presenter: Professor Silvia Gherardi, University of Trento
Presenter: Professor Ulrike Felt, University of Vienna
Presenter: Klemen Miklavic
Seminar with Professor Steven Brint, University of California - Riverside
Seminar with Professor Steven Brint from University of California, Riverside
Guest lecture with Professor Roger Säljö, University of Gothenburg.
Open lecture with post.doc Øystein Gilje, Department of Educational research
Guest lecture with Professor Carey Jewitt, Institute for Education, University of London.
Professor James A. Banks on why nation-states need to construct novel ideas about citizenship and citizenship education that accommodate new population groups but also foster national unity.