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Using interactive multimedia to improve operator training at Queensland Alumina Limited

Sue Bennet, Peter Reilly
1998 Australasian Journal of Educational Technology  
The multimedia tutorial forms an integral part of the training curriculum for alumina production workers at QAL's Fluid Bed Calciner facility.  ...  <span>Queensland Alumina Limited (QAL) and the Interactive Multimedia Unit (IMU) at Central Queensland University (CQU) have recently completed a joint project involving the design, development and implementation  ...  By using the multimedia tutorial trainees could familiarise themselves with the basic concepts and procedures and make better use of practical training with their mentors. • Instructional needs.  ... 
doi:10.14742/ajet.1901 fatcat:7s6zes2zdnauzngewddsara2ci

Coping with functional interrelatedness and stakeholder fragmentation in planning at the infrastructure-land use interface: The potential merits of a design approach

Niels Heeres, Terry Van Dijk, Jos Arts, Taede Tillema
2016 Journal of Transport and Land Use  
, creativity, and eventually an inclusive and shared story about an area's future.  ...  Road infrastructure projects are increasingly placed in their wider land-use context because of the functional relationships they have with surrounding areas.  ...  The cases point at the capacities of well-coordinated design approaches to enrich planning with a proper and creative discussion about the interrelatedness of land uses.  ... 
doi:10.5198/jtlu.2016.833 fatcat:x7wwydamirfgnkgvj2obqkdi2e

Requirements Sensemaking Using Concept Maps [chapter]

Shamal Faily, John Lyle, Andre Paul, Andrea Atzeni, Dieter Blomme, Heiko Desruelle, Krishna Bangalore
2012 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
This paper describes how, with the aid of supporting software tools, concept mapping can be used to both make sense of and improve the quality of a requirements specification.  ...  Sensemaking techniques help us get this understanding, but the representations necessary to support it are difficult to create, and scale poorly when dealing with medium to large scale problems.  ...  Acknowledgements The research described in this paper was funded by the EU FP7 webinos project (FP7-ICT-2009-05 Objective 1.2).  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-34347-6_13 fatcat:kqthp37xibhfnonr3vfc2gwssu

Valuing sustainable change in the built environment

Anthony Higham, Catherine Barlow, Erik Bichard, Adam Richards
2018 Journal of Facilities Management  
Design/methodology/approach -Using a multi case design, findings from a comprehensive evaluation of three major housing-led mixed use regeneration developments are presented.  ...  The paper identifies the significant limitations associated with the SuROI methodology.  ...  of social and economic inclusion within the project's community.  ... 
doi:10.1108/jfm-11-2016-0044 fatcat:ouhdfevh4feelp35c4rv7gkqvq

IUPA: a tool for the evaluation of the general usefulness of practices for adaptation to climate change and variability

P. Debels, C. Szlafsztein, P. Aldunce, C. Neri, Y. Carvajal, M. Quintero-Angel, A. Celis, A. Bezanilla, D. Martínez
2008 Natural Hazards  
The index is flexible both from the perspective of its construction and use. Additional expert opinions can easily be included in the future versions of the tool.  ...  Application of the index is demonstrated for an existing adaptation practice from the Coquimbo Region, Chile. The IUPA tool is recommended for use in the evaluation of P.  ...  the US National Science Foundation (Grant GEO-0436199).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11069-008-9333-4 fatcat:py5v4snjhre6lelgbrf3sonyem

A study on the use of a metadata schema for characterizing school education STEM lessons plans by STEM teachers

Panagiotis Zervas, Eleftheria Tsourlidaki, Yiwei Cao, Sofoklis Sotiriou, Demetrios G. Sampson, Nils Faltin
2016 Journal of Computing in Higher Education  
They filled in questionnaires about the tools and the lab.  ...  This is a certified training promoting the use of modern tools and resources for science education specially designed for Go-lab. Several Go-lab tools are presented.  ...  Go-Lab ILSs and online labs -Familiarization with the HYPATIA event analysis tool The objective of the mini masterclass was to present the ATLAS experiment, the Go-Lab project and the Go-Lab repository  ... 
doi:10.1007/s12528-016-9113-1 fatcat:7k44dqker5awlgjpa52g5re5mi

User-Related Issues in Design and Use of Smartgrids Seen as Complex Sociotechnical Systems: Example of the VERTPOM Project

Emilie Loup-Escande, Sophie Capo, Helios Raharison
2020 Journal of Sustainable Development  
The perspective of complex sociotechnical systems is useful for Smartgrids and to underline the necessary multidisciplinary approach to design.  ...  In emerging technologies, end-user-related issues, articulated with the design process, continue to raise conceptual, methodological and operational questions.  ...  Acknowledgments VERTPOM project supported by the Investments for the Future Programme managed by ADEME (French Agency for the Environment and Energy Management). Journal of Sustainable  ... 
doi:10.5539/jsd.v13n4p76 fatcat:3pzl2e6ymjfljgcxqm3stajl5a

'We'll Help Ourselves, but What's in It for Us?' Conflict, Development and Social Mobility among Roma in Romania

Ana Ivasiuc
2020 Slovenský Národopis  
sociological terms, this strategic group is made up of Roma civil servants (mediators, local experts, Romani language teachers) who negotiate their engagement in development projects on their own terms and use  ...  The article underlines the necessity of taking into account both the strategies of unassisted social mobility of Roma development brokers, and the internal power imbalances that the development apparatus  ...  by the European Union through the Social European Fund, Sectoral Operational Program -Human Resource Development 2007-2013 (POSDRU/107/1.5/S/82729) between 2011 and 2014.  ... 
doi:10.2478/se-2020-0021 fatcat:6ooapu7gh5dclnddyii3vmqnxm

Making Use of Audio Diaries in Research with Young People: Examining Narrative, Participation and Audience

Nicola Worth
2009 Sociological research online  
The project's development of creative methodological tools that respond to the particularities of the research agenda with VI young people aligns with Law's (2004) concept of 'method assemblage', a term  ...  Using young people's transition narratives, I contrast traditional school to work transitions with the more fluid and complex experiences of my participants, who define transitions with intangibles-feelings  ...  This work was first presented during the 'Advancing Methodology in Youth Geographies' sessions at the 2009 American Association of Geographers' Annual Meeting, with travel support from the Canadian Centennial  ... 
doi:10.5153/sro.1967 fatcat:c6kyifytyrdetk5xwhrizj2wxy

Mirage of us: A reflection on the role of the Web in widening access to references on Southern African arts, culture and heritage

G Stewart
2010 Tydskrif vir Letterkunde  
the project's vision of accessibility and participation.  ...  corrections, and select articles, essays and entries for inclusion in the printed volumes of the encyclopaedia.  ...  While it is acknowledged that the wiki will always be in a fluid state of construction, with possible disputes about the reliability and authority of some entries, the editors have adopted Snyder 's (  ... 
doi:10.4314/tvl.v47i2.60632 fatcat:5ox3yveo7varfdhnjupt5vscim

Using Participatory Action Research to Teach Community Practice in a Post-Truth Era

M. Candace Christensen, Inci Yilmazli Trout, Beatrix Perez
2019 Acta Paedagogica Vilnensia  
The primary pedagogical method for the class was participatory action research, specifically the photovoice method.  ...  These artifacts constituted the data for this project.  ...  as a tool for community practice helps students move away from making assumptions about what is best for the community.  ... 
doi:10.15388/actpaed.41.12372 fatcat:rg7vagugjfd7dav7lvdlyq2lmy

Research as freedom: Using a continuum of interactive, participatory and emancipatory methods for addressing youth marginality

Sharlene Swartz, Anye Nyamnjoh
2018 HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies  
The article offers tentative criteria by which research may be located along the suggested continuum and argues that an emancipatory approach, whilst being key to bringing about change or freedom, is a  ...  are discussed with a view to articulating divergences and convergences in approaches.  ...  Acknowledgement Competing interests The authors declare that they have no financial or personal relationships which may have inappropriately influenced them in writing this article.  ... 
doi:10.4102/hts.v74i3.5063 fatcat:sdjh4wonifbntp7gdevshyeo5y

Including Hard-to-Access Populations Using Mobile Phone Surveys and Participatory Indicators

Pamina Firchow, Roger Mac Ginty
2017 Sociological Methods & Research  
It heeds concerns of measurement bias, in particular in light of the many concerns expressed by those apprehensive about inclusion and participation about survey question design and the imposition of concepts  ...  We argue that it is possible to construct and use methodological tools that satisfy the desire for 'authentic', inclusive and bottom-up approaches and satisfy some of the methodological strictures favored  ... 
doi:10.1177/0049124117729702 fatcat:3d53xlteznbuhn4k4ysndje3uy

Ageing@Work requirements and use cases

Cesar Luaces Frades, Rosa Carretón, Maria Loeck, Fritjof Kaiser, Ginger Claassen, Markus Dubielzig
2021 Zenodo  
The purpose of the present deliverable is to re-evaluate the needs of the targeted users alongside with the industry requirements, as well as the project use cases derived from the conducted analysis.  ...  Finally, a prioritization of use cases was performed based on the results of the surveys and the Commission 'recommendations.  ...  Possibility of inclusion of interactive content: In these online surveys, we have included videos with the demonstrations of the proposed tools, which together with their description, allow the respondent  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5162992 fatcat:atpadtnakzax3nfivkerqwnfay

D8.6 REGEN-BY-2 Data Management Plan

Laura Pérez, Tatiana Loureiro
2021 Zenodo  
Plan for the management of data which will be shared among the REGEN-BY-2 project partners for the dissemination of the results.  ...  LCA/LCC/s-LCA results are useful to anyone related with environmental studies WPs & Tasks Task 3.1 data generated with respect to the design model.  ...  with standard design procedures in Task 3.3.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.5341613 fatcat:nsr2laduyngnjo4dp7pdhu6ica
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