Montserrat Martínez Melo

Montserrat Martínez Melo
Autonomous University of Barcelona | UAB ·  Departamento de Pedagogía Aplicada

Sociology

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September 2013 - November 2015
Autonomous University of Barcelona
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Online feedback plays a key role in learning, but this requires that students engage with feedback. Some authors identify students’ perception of feedback as relevant to understanding engagement. To measure the effect that perceived feedback (specifically its valence) has upon engagement with feedback, a quasi-experimental study has been carried ou...
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Online feedback plays a key role in learning, but this requires that students engage with feedback. Some authors identify students’ perception of feedback as relevant to understanding engagement. To measure the effect that perceived feedback (specifically its valence) has upon engagement with feedback, a quasi-experimental study has been carried ou...
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Increasingly, among international organizations concerned with unemployment rates and industry demands, there is an emphasis on the need to improve graduates’ employability skills and the transparency of mechanisms for their recognition. This research presents the Employability Skills Micro-credentialing (ESMC) methodology, designed under the EPICA...
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Dialogic feedback demands an active role by lecturers and students to become effective. However, sometimes students do not engage with the feedback received. The use of technology and different channels to provide feedback (using audio and video feedback) in online learning environments could contribute to make students more active with the feedbac...
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Research on feedback has focused more on generating feedback rather than on how students use it and implement it; that is, what type of cognitive, metacognitive or affective activity students engage in once they have received feedback. In order to visualize feedback use and implementation, a quasi-experimental study was carried out. Students were r...
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The present study identifies groups of travellers according to their routine choice of means of transport in the context of the Barcelona Metropolitan Region. Clustering procedures are used to classify travellers according to the self-reported frequency of use of different travel modes. The extracted segments are then profiled with regards to their...
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Research on feedback shows the dialogic perspective as one that potentially promotes learning improvement. This article presents the Dialogic Feedback Index (DFI), a measure that contributes to establishing to what extent feedback design is potentially dialogic. Performing the study in an online context enabled us to evaluate the potential of the i...
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Gender differences in mobility patterns between women and men have long been acknowledged. This study analyses how these differences are reproduced in different urban and rural contexts. Using mobility data from a large travel survey taken in 2006 in Spain, we examine the differences between gender mobility through age, modal split and trip purpose...
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Aquesta publicació, Resum dels factors clau, és el primer de tres volums sobre una anàlisi de l’Enquesta d’usos lingüístics de la població 2013 (EULP 2013) que la Direcció General de Política Lingüística ha encarregat a un grup d’experts, seguint les pautes de la que es va realitzar per a l’edició del 2008
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Aquesta publicació, Resum dels factors clau, és el primer de tres volums sobre una anàlisi de l’Enquesta d’usos lingüístics de la població 2013 (EULP 2013) que la Direcció General de Política Lingüística ha encarregat a un grup d’experts, seguint les pautes de la que es va realitzar per a l’edició del 2008.
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El enfoque de las capacidades aboga por que la medición del progreso económico sea la medición del desarrollo de las capacidades de todas las personas (Sen, 1980, 1985 y 1985a y Nussbaum, 2002). Una de las principales políticas públicas de los Estados, tanto a nivel nacional como a nivel europeo, es la relativa a la movilidad y al transporte, y a l...
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This paper analyzes mobility conditions in the Ripoll River industrial park located in the municipality of Sabadell (Spain). A multi-strategic methodological approach combining qualitative and quantitative methods along with direct observation is used. In addition to the territorial and economic context of the area, mobility is also affected by the...
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Aquest treball té per objectiu fer una revisió de les principals enquestes analitzades per avaluar la situació lingüística als territoris de parla catalana. Aquesta revisió té la funció de dotar els analistes d’un informe de diagnosi sobre les possibilitats d’anàlisis comparatives de les enquestes dels diversos territoris.
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This paper analyzes mobility conditions in the Ripoll River industrial park located in the municipality of Sabadell (Spain). A multi-strategic methodological approach combining qualitative and quantitative methods along with direct observation is used. In addition to the territorial and economic context of the area, mobility is also affected by the...
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The negative externalities of the massive use of private transport have been widely studied and verified by the scientific academy. These studies have focused either on the environmental or the social issues. However, the use of the automobile is widely accepted and even vindicated among a high number of citizens. This dilemma implies having to ana...
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The negative externalities of the massive use of private transport have been widely studied and verified by the scientific academy. These studies have focused either on the environmental or the social issues. However, the use of the automobile is widely accepted and even vindicated among a high number of citizens. This dilemma implies having to ana...
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Eng: Survey on language uses of the population in 2008: analysis. Volume 1. The languages in Catalonia: knowledge, use, transmission and linguistic attitudes Acces to: http://llengua.gencat.cat/permalink/2e24ce66-5384-11e4-8f3f-000c29cdf219
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Aquest article presenta els resultats obtinguts l’Aran de l’Enquesta d’usos lingüístics 2008, que és la segona edició d’una estadística oficial sobre els usos que les persones residents a Catalunya fan de les diverses llengües presents en el territori. En aquesta segona edició, s’inclou com a novetat una sobrerepresentació de la mostra a l’Aran per...
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Aquest article presenta els resultats d'una investigació inicial de caràcter exploratori per definir els conceptes, els possibles eixos d'estructuració i les qüestions que intervenen en el procés d'inserció laboral dels joves llicenciats en ciències polítiques i sociologia a Catalunya. Aquesta investigació de caràcter qualitatiu va voler ser una ei...

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The feedback for learning in the quality policy of Higher Education El feedback para el aprendizaje en la política de calidad de la Educación Superior
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IP: Dra. Anna Espasa Roca Dra. Teresa Guasch Pascual OPTIM-Feedback_Feedback y carga docente: estrategias para la optimización del aprendizaje en entornos virtuales y reducción de la carga de trabajo docente OPTIM-Feedback_Feedback i càrrega docent: Estratègies per a l'Optimització de l'Aprenentatge en Entorns Virtuals i reducció de la càrrega del treball docent