Université de Fribourg

Learning with summaries: Effects of representation mode and type of learning activity on comprehension and transfer

Leopold, Claudia ; Sumfleth, Elke ; Leutner, Detlev

In: Learning and Instruction, 2013, vol. 27, p. 40-49

The purpose of the experiment was to examine whether students better understand a science text when they are asked to self-generate summaries or to study predefined summaries. Furthermore, we tested the effects of verbal and pictorial summaries. The experiment followed a 2 × 2 design with representation mode (verbal vs. pictorial) and learning activity (self-generating vs. studying) as...

Università della Svizzera italiana

Effective search results summary size and device screen size : is there a relationship?

Sweeney, Simon ; Crestani, Fabio

In: Information processing & management, 2006, vol. 42, no. 2, p. 1056-1074

In recent years, small screen devices have seen widespread increase in their acceptance and use. Combining mobility with increased technological advances many such devices can now be considered mobile information terminals. However, user interactions with small display devices remain a challenge due to the inherent input restrictions and limited display capabilities. These challenges are...

Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne

Egg-stealing dinosaurs from the Cretaceous of Alberta

Currie, Philip J. ; American Association for the Advancement of Science.

In: American Association for the Advancement of Science. 66th Annual Meeting, 1985, p. 25

Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne

Role of lateral body bending in crocodylian track making

Carpenter, Kenneth

In: Ichnos : an international journal for plant and animal traces, 2009, vol. 16, p. 202

Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne

China, Canada, Alberta, Ex Terra

Currie, Philip J.

In: Alberta's parks : our legacy, 1992///

Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne

The feathered dinosaurs of China

Currie, Philip J.

In: Ligabue magazine, 2000, vol. 19, no. 36, p. 118

Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne

Dinosaurs in fact and fiction

Currie, Philip J

In: Xenozoic tales, 2003, vol. 1, p. 4

Bibliothèque cantonale jurassienne

Dinosaur footprints of western Canada

Currie, Philip J.

In: First International Symposium on Dinosaur Tracks and Traces, 2000, p. 13