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Greg Stein; Yvonne Wei – Higher Education Studies, 2024
This study investigates undergraduate student satisfaction at a small private university in Japan, focusing on factors like social environment, instructors, facilities, support, academic grit, and student engagement. Given Japan's demographic challenges and the heightened competition in higher education, understanding these factors is crucial for…
Descriptors: Student Satisfaction, Small Colleges, Private Colleges, Foreign Countries
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Chirasatienpon, Tharisara – Higher Education Studies, 2023
Adolescent smoking is dangerous. This study examined the self-assessment of risk factors to expose student teachers to smoking, compared the scores of health belief model structures in experimental and control groups, and summarized the poster and slogan campaign to prevent smoking. The experimental and control groups (n=30 each) were selected…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Smoking, Health Education, Peer Influence
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Hill, Geraldine N. – Higher Education Studies, 2022
This study aims to allow educators to give their opinions, perceptions, and interest level regarding gender-specific education in the public-school setting. The researcher drew participants from the school district treating it as a sample. The school district serves a diverse population of 6,233 students with varied socioeconomic backgrounds and…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, Gender Differences, Public Schools, School Districts
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Futagami, Tsuneji – Higher Education Studies, 2022
It was investigated why Southeast Asian recipients of engineering or related fields studied at Japanese private universities. Scholarships were the most popular reason. The reasons that they liked Japan and that the research or education level at Japanese universities was high were less popular. About a half of questionnaire respondents had been…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, Doctoral Students, Study Abroad, Foreign Countries
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Khan, Shahla Sattar; Takkac, Mehmet – Higher Education Studies, 2021
New immigrants' arrival in any country indeed brings new challenges to settle in the country. Learning the language of a new country is one of the major hassles in settling and starting a new life. In Canada, new immigrants must learn English as a second language because English is an official language and is also used day to day in almost all…
Descriptors: Student Motivation, English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Foreign Countries
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Xuemi, Lu; Wenzhong, Zhu – Higher Education Studies, 2019
The development of business English (BE) program cannot separate from that of its closely-related discipline. However, little is known about business English disciplinary development from the angle of postgraduate education in China. Through questionnaires and interviews on 64 postgraduate students of Guangdong University of Foreign Studies…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, English (Second Language), Business English, Second Language Learning
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Elyas, Tariq; Al-Zahrani, Budor S. – Higher Education Studies, 2019
This research aimed to explore students' views towards the use of a critical thinking pedagogical model for vocabulary instruction. From this end, a questionnaire was utilized to collect both quantitative and qualitative data to investigate the students' opinions about such an educational experience. Data analysis revealed that the meaningful and…
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Critical Thinking, Student Motivation, Vocabulary Development
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Yavich, Roman; Davidovich, Nitza – Higher Education Studies, 2019
The purpose of this study is to investigate the effect of iPads on children with autism-spectrum disorder (ASD) in three areas: quality of learning, communication skills and social skills, and to determine whether there are any negative effects. We found many studies on this topic. To answer this question, we sent an online questionnaire to past…
Descriptors: Handheld Devices, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Communication Skills
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Szabó, János – Higher Education Studies, 2019
Many articles claim that talent management is a very important aspect of higher education. Despite of this, the studies, which investigate this topic empirically, are very rare. The Hungarian higher education talent management focuses mainly on academic-, scientific aspect of talent. So, the main purpose of talent-management is the academic…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Academically Gifted, Higher Education, College Students
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Argyropoulos, Vassilios; Hathazi, Andrea; Nikolaraizi, Magda – Higher Education Studies, 2019
Developing braille literacy skills represents one of the major goals of the education process for students with vision impairment. Fluency and accuracy in reading and writing facilitate access to information, development of knowledge, active participation, functionality, and independence in social contexts. One of the essential factors that can…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Undergraduate Study, Braille, Literacy
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Xie, Qing – Higher Education Studies, 2019
This article reports an investigative study of professional language learning needs of science and language majors in the Chinese university context. Surveys with both rating and open-ended questions and participant observation were conducted with 158 participants from science and language programs who enrolled in business English courses in the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Business English, College Students, Majors (Students)
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Zhao, Xinjian; Li, Li; Liu, Mingfei; Liu, Jie – Higher Education Studies, 2019
As e-commerce continues to develop, many colleges and universities have reformed their talent training accordingly. In particular, Shenzhen Tourism College of Jinan University has conducted continuous and in-depth exploration of the training mode established for e-commerce professionals. By interviewing previous graduates and tracing their career…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Business Administration Education, Innovation, Entrepreneurship
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Tawalbeh, Thaer Issa – Higher Education Studies, 2018
The present paper aims to investigate EFL instructors? perceptions of Cambridge English Unlimited (CEU) textbooks taught at Taif University English Language Center (TUELC) in the Academic year 2017-2018. To achieve this purpose, the researcher attempted to answer three questions. The first investigates instructors? perceptions of the textbooks.…
Descriptors: Teacher Attitudes, English for Academic Purposes, Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction
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Brown, Carmen Sherry – Higher Education Studies, 2018
To guide and support teacher candidates in developing the knowledge and skills they need in the classroom, teacher preparation programs must prepare students in acquiring the experience and expertise needed to demonstrate mastery of general knowledge in the specific subject or content area. In addition, teacher preparation programs must support…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Teacher Education Programs, College Faculty, Teacher Educators
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Au, Wai Chun Cherry; Kennedy, Kerry John – Higher Education Studies, 2018
Students' mental health is an alarming issue in Hong Kong, thereby increasing concern from psychologists, who attempted to implement positive education programs to equip students with skills to counteract mental health problems. This study followed the practice from positive psychology and conducted a Flourishing Life program based on the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Well Being, Models, Secondary School Students
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