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Betydelsen av kvalitet och storlek på förskolors utemiljöer: En fallstudie av förskolor i Gävle
University of Gävle, Faculty of Engineering and Sustainable Development, Department of Industrial Development, IT and Land Management.
2016 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Sustainable development
The essay/thesis is partially on sustainable development according to the University's criteria
Abstract [sv]

Studiens övergripande syfte var att undersöka och diskutera vilka som är de viktigaste egenskapernai en förskolas utemiljö och om dess kvalitet är mätbar. Studien har besvarat frågeställningarnagenom att applicera en analys- och bedömningsmodell från tidigare forskning (OPEC) på sexförskolors utemiljöer i Gävle kommun. Modellens bakgrund och kriterier har jämförts mednuvarande svenska styrdokument för planering av förskolor. Experter inom området har använtssom en del i att undersöka vilka egenskaper som utgör en god utemiljö. Resultatet visade att detfinns en diskrepans mellan modellens kriterier och aktuella styrdokument samt sakkunnigas åsikter.Resultatet visar också hur hög kvalitet de studerade förskolornas utemiljöer uppnår enligt OPEC.

Abstract [en]

The overall aim of this study was to explore and discuss which ones are the most importantcharacteristics of a preschools outdoor environment and if its quality is measurable. The study hasanswered the research questions by applying an analysis and assessment model from previousresearch (OPEC) on six preschools outdoor environments in the city of Gävle. The model'sbackground and criteria was compared with current Swedish policy documents for planningpreschools. Experts in the field has been used to study what characteristics that make a goodoutdoor environment for preschool children. The results showed that there is a discrepancybetween the model’s criteria and both the relevant policy documents and the experts’ opinions.The result also shows the quality of the studied preschools outdoor environments according toOPEC.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. , v+20+bilagor p.
Keyword [en]
Urban planning, preschool outdoor environments, densification, size standards, OPEC
Keyword [sv]
Samhällsplanering, förskolor, utemiljö, förtätning, storleksnormer, OPEC
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Social Sciences
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hig:diva-21724OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hig-21724DiVA: diva2:938818
Subject / course
Spatial planning
Educational program
Study Programme in Spatial Planning
Presentation
2016-06-14, 11:321, Högskolan i Gävle, Kungsbäcksvägen 47, 801 76 Gävle, Gävle, 11:00 (Swedish)
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Available from: 2016-06-19 Created: 2016-06-17 Last updated: 2016-06-19Bibliographically approved

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