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Birkeland, Søren; Bogh, Søren Bie – Cogent Education, 2018
Malpractice litigation is an increasing concern in general practice and other healthcare services but possibly is susceptible to changes in education schemes. In this study using Danish register data, we aimed to investigate the association between general practitioners' risk of becoming involved in a malpractice complaint in a 1-year time frame…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Physicians, Medical Education, Correlation
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Gezer, Melehat – Cogent Education, 2018
This study aims to analyse the correlations between educational philosophy adopted by prospective teachers and their attitudes towards multicultural education. The research data were collected in September 2017 by administering "philosophical preference evaluation scale" and "prospective teachers' attitudes towards multicultural…
Descriptors: Correlation, Preservice Teachers, Educational Philosophy, Student Attitudes
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Altin, Mehmet; Saracaloglu, Asuman Seda – Cogent Education, 2018
This research examines the effect of reading comprehension instruction enriched with cultural materials on seventh graders' vocabulary knowledge and attitudes towards English lessons. The study group comprised two 7th grade classes at a socio-economic middle-level public school in Aydin Province in the spring semester of the 2013-2014 academic…
Descriptors: Reading Instruction, Reading Comprehension, Middle School Students, Grade 7
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Kurucova, Zuzana; Medová, Janka; Tirpakova, Anna – Cogent Education, 2018
The implementation of e-learning methods and their efficiency in the process of teaching English for specific purposes, particularly media and journalism, is a rather new phenomenon in Central Europe. The experiment conducted within this study was focused on the efficiency of e-learning and blended-learning modes. We created three groups of…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, English for Special Purposes, Online Courses
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Badrkoohi, Azam – Cogent Education, 2018
The purpose of the present study was to investigate the relationship between intercultural communicative competence and demotivation to learn a second language. The participants of the study included 60 Iranian EFL learners at the intermediate level of language proficiency. Data were collected through administering the intercultural communicative…
Descriptors: Intercultural Communication, Communicative Competence (Languages), English (Second Language), Second Language Learning
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Chang, Yuan-Cheng – Cogent Education, 2018
This study aims to explore how the tourism and hospitality department promotes the influence of teachers' knowledge innovation on students' creativity self-efficacy and innovation behaviors. Taking teachers and students in tourism and hospitality departments of 30 universities and colleges in Taiwan as subjects and analyzed by hierarchical linear…
Descriptors: Knowledge Level, Tourism, Hospitality Occupations, Self Efficacy
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Bijani, Houman – Cogent Education, 2018
Rater variability has always been identified as an important source of measurement error in performance assessment, especially for oral proficiency tests. Rater training is commonly used as a means for compensating various sources of rater variability and adjusting their assessment quality. However, there is little research regarding the nature of…
Descriptors: Evaluators, Training, Verbal Tests, Interrater Reliability
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Yoon, Donghun – Cogent Education, 2018
Professional manpower education and training on research equipment handling are very important for the efficient management, utilization, and operation of research equipment, which in turn is essential for obtaining excellent research results. The government-level efforts to offer such are an essential ingredient of a successful national R&D…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Research, Equipment, Research and Development
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Carstensen, Tove; Ødegaard, Nina B.; Bonsaksen, Tore – Cogent Education, 2018
Background: Research into occupational therapy students' approaches to studying is growing, and research has shown approaches to studying to be associated with academic performance. However, learning conceptions and preferences for teaching among occupational therapy students have rarely been reported, and their relationships to study approaches…
Descriptors: Study Habits, Teaching Methods, Preferences, Occupational Therapy
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Burgos-Garcia, Antonio – Cogent Education, 2018
Integration or "mainstream" of safety and health in the school curriculum is a priority for the European Union, specifically, from the publication of the Community Strategy on Occupational Safety and Health (2014-2020) published like document titled "How to adapt to the changes in society: a new community health and safety…
Descriptors: Occupational Safety and Health, Foreign Countries, Work Environment, Safety Education
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Rhew, Emily; Piro, Jody S.; Goolkasian, Pauline; Cosentino, Patricia – Cogent Education, 2018
The purpose of this study was to investigate whether a growth mindset intervention would improve adolescent special education students' self-efficacy and motivation. The sample included sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students receiving learning disability services in the area of reading. The study was quasi-experimental in design which included…
Descriptors: Instructional Effectiveness, Academic Achievement, Self Efficacy, Urban Schools
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Farrar, Peter; Zaidi, Ali – Cogent Education, 2018
Ill-health currently keeps a quarter of the UK's working age population out of employment, at a significant social and economic cost to both those individuals and the country as a whole. It is, therefore, essential that healthcare and business professionals have sufficient skills to manage the physical and mental health of their teams and support…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Foreign Countries, Health Services, Health Personnel
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Yanniris, Constantinos; Huang, Ying Syuan – Cogent Education, 2018
According to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), environmental literacy is the intended outcome of environmental education. Following this postulate, this study aims to investigate the presence of a spatial correlation between the OECD environmental literacy index and the levels of empirical knowledge production in…
Descriptors: Bibliometrics, Environmental Education, Correlation, Literacy
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García-García, Luis Daniel; Romero-Contreras, Silvia; Silva-Maceda, Gabriela – Cogent Education, 2018
English language teaching (ELT) as a second or foreign language is a worldwide practice for Educational Systems in elementary schools. Educational reforms in Mexico have aimed at addressing English language learning within the elementary schools' curricula, however, there have been shortcomings when implementing the teaching of English as a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Rural Schools, Urban Schools, English (Second Language)
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Oxman, Victor; Stupel, Moshe; Jahangiri, Jay M. – Cogent Education, 2018
The article is dedicated to solving extrema problems in teaching mathematics, without using calculus. We present and discuss a wide variety of mathematical extrema tasks where the extrema are obtained and find their solutions without resorting to differential. Particular attention is paid to the role of arithmetic and geometric means inequality in…
Descriptors: Problem Solving, Mathematics Instruction, Geometric Concepts, Arithmetic
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