Post-Compulsory Education Products

  • Changing Vocational Education and Training

    An International Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Finlay, Stuart Niven, Stephanie Young

    Vocational Education and Training (VET) has been the focus of change for some years. Many nations have developed VET systems with long-term strategies that benefit their economies, including co-ordinating economic, industrial and VET policies and achieving consensus among major stakeholders in the…

    Paperback – 1998-10-22

  • Informal Learning in the Workplace

    Unmasking Human Resource Development, 1st Edition

    By John Garrick

    Informal learning has become an extremely important issue as post-industrial workplaces seek to harness its productive potential. Managers and HRD practitioners have attempted to deploy informal learning in the design of corporate cultures, however, most discussions of the subject have tended to be…

    Paperback – 1998-09-17

  • Multicultural Education in Colleges and Universities

    A Transdisciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Howard Ball, Mbulelo Vizikhu Mzamane, Stephen D. Berkowitz

    This book provides both an overview of the core dilemma in America--racism and the deadly impact it has had on American society--and an account of the ways in which the book's contributors have attempted to deal with this dilemma in their own teaching practice. Two core essays explore the…

    Paperback – 1998-07-01

  • The Challenge of Problem-based Learning

    1st Edition

    By David Boud, Grahame Feletti

    Problem-based learning is a way of constructing and teaching courses using problems as the stimulus and focus for student activity. This edition looks at the topic in the light of changes since the first edition (1991). There are new chapters on the impact of PBL, and inquiry and action learning.…

    Paperback – 1998-05-01

  • Overseas Students in Higher Education

    Issues in Teaching and Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Harris, David McNamara, Professor David Mcnamara

    Higher education institutions are increasingly concerned with the quality of their teaching and learning experiences they provide for students, including the increasing number from overseas. In this text, some of the leading authorities in the field bring together current research and sound…

    Paperback – 1997-01-02

  • Teaching Secrets

    The Technology in Social Work Education, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Middleman, Gale Goldberg Wood

    Teachers and student teachers in social work will gain valuable insight into the artistry that makes truly great teaching from the accounts found in this new book. Master teachers examine the processes they use in the classroom and present them in a format that facilitates the practical application…

    Paperback – 1996-04-30

  • Quality Assurance in Continuing Professional Education

    An Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Philip Tovey

    Higher education in the 1990s is characterised by a pre-occupation with quality assurance. This book provides an examination of what that means for one academic specialism, continuing professional education (CPE). Based on research conducted in and around UK universities, the book explores the…

    Paperback – 1994-06-16

  • Enterprise Learning in Action

    Education and Economic Renewal for the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    By Dale Shuttleworth

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1993-08-05

  • Talking About Literacy

    Principles and Practice of Adult Literacy Education, 1st Edition

    By Jane Mace

    Talking about Literacy re-examines dominant notions of what litreracy is, and challenges the problem-solution reflex to the issue (the problem is illiteracy: the solution is more literacy). Literacy has enormous emotional and political associations, and the job of literacy educator often concerns…

    Paperback – 1992-06-04

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