Methodological issues in exploring students’ ideas about elementary astronomy

Fotou, Nikolaos (2011) Methodological issues in exploring students’ ideas about elementary astronomy. Masters thesis, University of Leeds.

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Abstract

There has been a long debate established on the methods used to investigate students' ideas in the domain of elementary astronomy. The disputation has basically arisen from the inconsistency of the results produced by different researches in this specific domain. The thesis reviews and comments on the different methods, questioning techniques and tasks used in researching primary education students’ ideas in the domain of elementary astronomy.

Keywords:Elementary Astronomy, Primary Science, Students' ideas in Science, Methodological issues
Subjects:X Education > X300 Academic studies in Education
X Education > X320 Academic studies in Primary Education
X Education > X900 Others in Education
X Education > X990 Education not elsewhere classified
Divisions:College of Social Science > School of Education
ID Code:33257
Deposited On:17 Nov 2018 20:45

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