Search terms/keywords for educational research

When searching for specific topics  you have to decide on your  keywords and translate keywords correctly.

A list of search terms in higher education on teaching and learning in Danish/English/Scandinavian is compiled below.

 


 

Some examples of widely used keywords for sub-topics on university teaching and learning.

Search terms in English:

Higher Education and Engineering Education

  • higher education / university / college
  • faculty development / university teaching / university learning / university pedagogy / university didactics
  • engineering education
  • etc

Teaching methods 

  • problem based learning / PBL
  • quizzes + university teaching,
  • teaching large classes,
  • case based learning / CBL
  • project based learning
  • inquiry based learning / IBL / enquiry based learning / learning by research
  • authentic learning
  • eLearning / e-learning / blended learning / flipped classroom / learning with technology
  • etc.

Assessment

  • assessment
  • evaluation
  • feedback (formative feedback, summative feedback)
  • grading
  • test scores
  • etc. 

Search terms in Danish:

videregående uddannelse og ingeniøruddannelse

  • videregående uddannelse / universitet / tekniske universitet
  • undervisningsudvikling / universitetsundervisning
  • ingeniøruddannelse
  • etc.

Undervisningsmetoder 

  • problembaseret læring / PBL
  • quizzer AND universitetsundervisning,
  • store hold undervisning,
  • case baseret læring / CBL
  • projektbaseret læring
  • forskningsbaseret læring
  • authentic learning
  • eLæring / e-læring / blended learning / flipped classroom / læring med teknologi
  • etc.

Eksaminer

  • eksaminer
  • evalueringer
  • feedback (formativ feedback, summativ feedback)
  • karakterer / karaktergivning / bedømmelse / scoring af tests
  • etc.
https://learninglab.dtu.dk/english/Evidencebased-Teaching/1-Read-og-Learn/Teaching-and-learning-search-terms
30 MARCH 2020