Presentations and Workshops in Business for Lower Level Schools

Statistics

The Information Detectives: Statistics to Combat Fake News

Is there currently a population explosion, what does a positive rapid HIV test mean, is man responsible for global warming? Those who can understand statistics have a clear advantage in being able to answer these questions!

Instructor: A.Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr. Andreas Quatember
Type of Presentation: Presentation with audience participation

Workshop Info

Presentation Number

51

Capacity

max. 40
 

Duration

90 min.

Business and Vocational Education

How objective is school grading? Or: Why measuring a fever is easier than giving grades

The presentation looks at objectivity and validity problems of grading from a scientific point of view and discusses ways to further develop the grading system at Austrian schools.

Type of Presentation: Presentation with interactive elements
Instructor: Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr. Georg Hans Neuweg & members of his team

Workshop Info

Presentation Number

52

Capacity

Unlimited

Duration

45 min.

Business Informatics

Programming is COOL

Using a graphic programming environment (such as Scratch, Snap), students apply basic programming principles to learn more, step-by-step, about concepts such as instructions, branches, and loops.

Type of Presentation: Workshop
Instructors: Assoc. Univ. Prof. Dipl.Ing. Dr. Iris Groher and Mag. Corinna Krohn

Workshop Info

Presentation Number

53

Capacity

max. 30

Duration

3 hours