Educational Technology Products

  • Overcoming Barriers to Student Understanding

    Threshold Concepts and Troublesome Knowledge

    By Jan Meyer, Ray Land

    It has long been a matter of concern to teachers in higher education why certain students ‘get stuck’ at particular points in the curriculum whilst others grasp concepts with comparative ease. What accounts for this variation in student performance and, more importantly, how can teachers change…

    Paperback – 2012-03-22

  • Rethinking University Teaching

    A Conversational Framework for the Effective Use of Learning Technologies, 2nd Edition

    By Diana Laurillard

    Teachers in higher education have had to become more professional in their approach to teaching, matching their professionalism in research. The first edition of this book prepares teachers to do and undergo quality audits and appraisals, and to achieve their personal aims of improving their…

    Paperback – 2001-11-22

  • Engineers in Japan and Britain

    Education, Training and Employment

    By Kevin McCormick

    Engineers are a key occupational group in the transformation of the modern world. Contrasts between Japans economic miracle and Britains relative economic decline have often been linked to differences in education, training and employment of engineers. Yet, such views have often rested on little…

    Hardback – 1999-10-14
    Nissan Institute/Routledge Japanese Studies

  • Europe and Developing Countries in the Globalized Information Economy

    Employment and Distance Education

    Edited by Maria Ines Bastos, Swasti Mitter

    This volume explores the challenges and the opportunities created by the rapid growth of 'telematics'. European firms benefit through lower labour costs and access to big new markets in the fields of education and training. At the same time European governments are concerned about jobs disappearing…

    Hardback – 1999-06-10
    UNU/INTECH Studies in New Technology and Development

  • Interactive Learning & The New

    Edited by C. Harrison

    Hardback – 1989-01-01
    Taylor & Francis

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