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Design competence in ICT education
(The Design Society, 2012)
The new discrimination law in Norway requires new product s and environments to be developed in such a way that they can be used by as many people as possible. In response to this legisl ation the applied ...
Towards harmonious East-West educational partnerships: a study of cultural differences between Taiwanese and Norwegian engineering students
(Education Research Institute, Seoul National UniversitySpringer Verlag, 2010-07)
The collaboration activities between educational institutions in the East and the West are on the increase as an increasingly globalized economy requires graduates to have the skills to work across cultural divides. Such ...
Cultural factors influencing Taiwanese and Norwegian engineering students’ choice of university
(Taylor & Francis, 2010-05)
Insight into factors that affect students’ choice of university is useful when designing study programmes, especially in global competition for students. This study focuses on Taiwanese and Norwegian students’ preferences ...
Searching databases without query-building aids: implications for dyslexic users
(Information Research, 2015-12-04)
Introduction. Few studies document the information searching behaviour of users with cognitive impairments. This paper therefore addresses the effect of dyslexia on information searching in a database with no tolerance for ...
The Effect of Dyslexia on Searching Visual and Textual Content: Are Icons Really Useful?
Little is known about how dyslexia affects online information seeking. This study addresses the search performance of 21 users with dyslexia and 21 controls in textual versus visual displays. The aim was to investigate ...