Study Skills Products

  • Using Museums as an Educational Resource

    An Introductory Handbook for Students and Teachers, 2nd Edition

    By Graeme K. Talboys

    Visits to museums have long been an important aspect of the education of young people and in recent years it has been increasingly recognised that education is core to the purpose of the museum. Not only do they introduce students to the many and varied forms of our material culture, they also…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11

  • The University of Google

    Education in the (Post) Information Age, 1st Edition

    By Tara Brabazon

    Looking at schools and universities, it is difficult to pinpoint when education, teaching and learning started to haemorrhage purpose, aspiration and function. Libraries and librarians have been starved of funding. Teachers cram their curriculum with 'skill development' and 'generic competencies'…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03

  • Researching Non-Heterosexual Sexualities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Constantinos N. Phellas

    After widespread neglect over many years, the study of human sexuality has recently come to the forefront of many of the most important debates in contemporary society and culture. This book addresses seriously the issue of how to improve the methodological basis of research into non-heterosexual…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09

  • Designs, Methods and Practices for Research of Project Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beverly Pasian

    Project management as a discipline has experienced near-exponential growth in its application across the business and not-for-profit sectors. This original, authoritative guide provides both practitioner and student researchers with a complete guide to research practice on project management. In…

    Paperback – 2015-04-28

  • Geography in the Primary School (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By John Bale

    First published in 1987, this title provides primary school teachers with ideas by which geographical skills and ideas can be introduced in the primary school. John Bale shows how teachers can build on children’s ‘private geographies’ with practical learning strategies, examining approaches to the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Routledge Revivals

  • Enhancing the Doctoral Experience

    A Guide for Supervisors and their International Students, 1st Edition

    By Steve Hutchinson, Helen Lawrence

    One of the major intangible benefits associated with the postgraduate research experience is precisely that: the experience. And more specifically, for an increasing number of international research students: the British doctoral experience. This experience is often largely defined and shaped by…

    Paperback – 2014-11-06

  • Study Skills for Sports Studies

    1st Edition

    By Tara Magdalinski

    Starting university can be a daunting prospect, as students come to grips with new ways of working, learning and thinking. Studying sport at university poses particular challenges, with students often engaged in playing or coaching sport alongside their studies and having unconventional working…

    Paperback – 2013-05-21

  • Research and Practice in Physical Education

    1st Edition

    By Deborah Tannehill, Ann MacPhail, Ger Halbert, Frances Murphy

    Research findings in education can provide invaluable insight into how teaching practice can be improved, but research papers are often inaccessible and hard to digest. This innovative new text is designed to assist physical education students, pre-service teachers, practising teachers and teacher…

    Paperback – 2012-12-18

  • Active Learning and Student Engagement

    International Perspectives and Practices in Geography in Higher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mick Healey, Eric Pawson, Michael Solem

    This book examines significant issues in geography teaching and learning from the perspectives of an international network of academic geographers and postgraduate students. Drawing on classroom experiences and research in a wide variety of educational settings, the authors describe conceptually…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17

  • Writing Human Factors Research Papers

    A Guidebook, 1st Edition

    By Don Harris

    Writing high-quality papers suitable for publication within international scientific journals is now an essential skill for all early-career researchers; their career progression and the reputation of the department in which they work depends upon it. However, many manuscripts are rejected or…

    Paperback – 2012-03-23
    CRC Press

  • Teaching Legal Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barbara Bintliff, Duncan Alford

    Legal research is a fundamental skill for all law students and attorneys. Regardless of practice area or work venue, knowledge of the sources and processes of legal research underpins the legal professional’s work. Academic law librarians, as research experts, are uniquely qualified to teach legal…

    Paperback – 2011-11-28

  • Design Education

    Learning, Teaching and Researching Through Design, 1st Edition

    By Philippa Lyon

    Embracing the richness, complexity and possibilities of learning and teaching in design, Design Education takes the vantage point of the 'outsider' and explores what makes design so compulsively fascinating for those who teach and study it. Through more than 40 projects, from design students' use…

    Hardback – 2011-11-28

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