The Lecturer's Toolkit: A Practical Guide to Assessment, Learning and Teaching, 3rd Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Lecturer's Toolkit

A Practical Guide to Assessment, Learning and Teaching, 3rd Edition

By Phil Race

© 2007 – Routledge

276 pages | 11 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9780415403825
pub: 2006-08-31
Hardback: 9781138170483
pub: 2015-09-29

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The Lecturer’s Toolkit is the primary resource for all teachers in higher education, whatever their experience, who are seeking to improve their teaching skills. Developed around detailed, practical guidance on the core elements of effective teaching in HE, it is packed full of accessible advice and helpful tips. This fully updated edition covers key topics including:

  • learning styles
  • assessment
  • lecturing
  • personal management skills
  • formative feedback
  • large and small group teaching
  • blended learning
  • resource based and online learning
  • peer observation of teaching.

The Lecturer’s Toolkit is essential for anyone working towards a profesisonal qualification in teaching in higher education as well as for those who want to reflect on and develop existing skills.


'This is a timely book of exploration that seeks illumination from experiences as well as theories.' - Mary Henkel, Brunel University, UK

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Learning - a natural human process Chapter 2. Designing assessment and feedback to enhance learning Chapter 3. Refreshing your lecturing Chapter 4. Making small-group teaching work Chapter 5. Resource-based and online learning Chapter 6. Learning from feedback (Chapter developed to include peer-observation of teaching as well as student feedback) Chapter 7. Looking after yourself References and further reading

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EDUCATION / Reference