Research activities School of Applied Linguistics
The latest publications and projects from the School of Applied Linguistics.
ZHAW Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften.
Available from: https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-5555
Available from: https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-5016
Going deep, reaching far : facing the methodological challenges of finding sustainable solutions to socially relevant problems of text production : lecture held at Jyväskylä University, Finland, 18 January 2019.
Huertas-Barros, Elsa; Vandepitte, Sonia; Iglesias-Fernández, Emilia, eds.,
Quality Assurance and Assessment Practices in Translation and Interpreting.
Advances in Linguistics and Communication Studies.
Available from: https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-5225-5225-3.ch003
Barras, Malgorzata; Karges, Katharina; Studer, Thomas; Wiedenkeller, Eva, eds.,
IDT 2017, Band 2 : Sektionen.
XVI Internationale Tagung der Deutschlehrerinnen und Deutschlehrer (IDT), Freiburg, 31. Juli - 4. August 2017.
Available from: https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-3418
How to Reach Swiss Digital Natives with News. A Qualitative Study
Smart Mobility Experience
In this project, a virtual reality environment will be created to bring concepts around smart mobility closer to a broad audience. These concepts include smart sharing offers (and thus a change of mentality from owning to using), automated driving (which could reduce the number of vehicles in cities to one tenth within the framework of a shared ...
The Ergonomics of Socio-Technical Systems and Reflective Practice
With increasing digitisation, purposeful reflection about the potential influence of current and foreseeable developments in socio-technical systems on cognition, meaning making and decision making in education and professional life has become ever more important. In the area of tertiary education, new technology and applications are often ...
Doing good with Virtual Reality?
Information dissemination, access, and comprehension are key components for citizen involvement in democratic processes. The broad dissemination and respective ease of comprehension of voting relevant information in election/voting booklet provided by, for example, the Federal Chancellery is a key prerequisite for votes by informed citizens. ...
Research Epistemologies in Text-based Digital Humanities