Technology-based learning environments
Investigating the design of educational space with the approach of reducing stress using biophilic design

M. Arghiani; M. Saffar; M. Mahvash

Volume 17, Issue 2 , April 2023, , Pages 449-468

  Background and Objectives: Today, learning various sciences has become one of the basic needs of humans, and there are many obstacles that reduce the speed of learning; among these obstacles, we can mention stress. Stress is a kind of response to emotional or physical changes created in the environment ...  Read More

Education technology - higher education
Investigating the effect of physical and emotional dimensions of place on sense of belonging: A case study of traditional and modern high schools in Bojnord

M. Arghiani; M. Mirhashemi; M. Mahvash

Volume 16, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 99-118

  Background and Objectives: One of the effective and significant concepts that has drawn designer’s attention about human and environment is sense of belonging. In environmental design field, despite the frequent use of this word, a clear definition of this concept and its elements has not been ...  Read More

Learning Environment
Effective components on the promotion of sense of community in high school educational spaces

M. Arghiani

Volume 15, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 153-164

  Background and Objectives: Creating a sense of community provides desirable conditions for students' moral, social and physical development. Understanding this sense of community has received growing attention of researchers in various fields. Sociology stresses the sense of people’s belonging ...  Read More

Measuring the Effective Components on Promoting Sense of Attachment in the Educational Space (Case Study: Bojnord High Schools)

M. Arghiani; H. Vahdani charze khun

Volume 14, Issue 2 , April 2020, , Pages 315-329

  Background and Objectives: In contemporary times, the concept of attachment to place has found considerable differences. Social scientists are heavily involved in the concepts of place and attachment to place. What happens to people's emotional connection to a place in a dynamic society? At the ...  Read More

Learning Environment
The effect of quality of closed educational space on the amount of user sense of community

M. Arghiyani; seyed abass agha yazdanfar; M. Feizi

Volume 13, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 931-944

  Background and Objective:Given the basic needs of humans in various social, emotional, intellectual and physical aspects, the current learning environment is far from reaching the living and active space, the place to encounter, experience, and so on. various studies show that collective sense has the ...  Read More

Educational Technology Psychology
Effect of physical dimensions of classroom on Promotion of Active Participation in the Learning Process

M. Arghiani; M. Feizi; A. Yazdanfar

Volume 11, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 109-123

  The existing educational space in schools has been accused of assuming a passive role for children and creating negative effects on their mental development. Although this educational environment initially paved the way for introducing the modern educational program, it lacked the required ability to ...  Read More