Further & Higher Education Products

  • Teaching and Learning in Further Education

    Diversity and change, 4th Edition

    By Prue Huddleston, Lorna Unwin

    Teaching and Learning in Further Education is established as an authoritative, wide-ranging introductory text for those training to work in the further education, post-compulsory education and lifelong learning sectors. It offers an easy to read picture of the practitioner’s everyday working life,…

    Paperback – 2012-12-06

  • Towards the Virtuous University

    The Moral Bases of Academic Practice

    By Jon Nixon

    A good university is invariably assumed to be one which is managerially effective in terms of its economic efficiency, and is judged in terms of entrepreneurialism, self-promotion and competitive innovation. This book argues that in the majority of institutions, these goals are being pursued to the…

    Paperback – 2009-09-07
    Key Issues in Higher Education

  • Giving a Lecture

    From Presenting to Teaching, 2nd Edition

    By Kate Exley, Reg Dennick

    The second edition of Giving a Lecture builds upon the reputation and success of the Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education series. It is an excellent resource for those new to teaching at the University and College level and for those who just want to reflect upon and refresh…

    Paperback – 2009-04-30
    Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

  • Learning to Teach Adults

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Nicholas Corder

    Learning to Teach Adults is an indispensable guide for anyone who teaches, or is planning to teach adults. This comprehensive yet light-hearted book gives sensible advice on the business of teaching and training, and is relevant for any subject taught, be it archery or zoology. Writing with passion…

    Paperback – 2007-11-08

  • Dyslexia at College

    3rd Edition

    By T. R. Miles, Dorothy Gilroy, Elizabeth Ann Du Pre

    This fully updated third edition contains practical and useful advice that will be invaluable for students with dyslexia, their parents and all of those involved in teaching and supporting them in their studies. Including the latest research into dyslexia, changes in legislation and information…

    Paperback – 2007-07-26

  • The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

    An Introduction for Teachers and Managers

    Edited by Tim Pound

    The International Baccalaureate (IB) is a respected qualification gaining increasing currency around the world, and which has been adopted by a wide variety of schools, both public and private. In the UK, growing dissatisfaction with the A-level system has led to an intense debate about alternative…

    Paperback – 2005-12-01

  • Psychology and Adult Learning

    3rd Edition

    By Mark Tennant

    The third edition of this popular book examines the role of psychology in informing adult education practice and has been fully updated to reflect the effect of changes in the structure of society, globalisation, technology and the impact of postmodernism. It explores the traditions of…

    Paperback – 2005-09-29

  • Financial Management and Control in Higher Education

    By Eric Morgan, Malcolm Prowle

    Full of tried and tested case material, examples and useful illustrations, this book considers the latest developments and covers all levels of financial management from the structure of the management of institutions right down to the course level and managing budgets.…

    Paperback – 2004-12-23

  • Using C&IT to Support Teaching

    By Paul Chin

    Information and Communication Technology is part of everyday life, including education. For teachers, however, keeping up to date with the various technologies that help support the learning process can be challenging.This book meets those challenges by highlighting the benefits of ICT in…

    Paperback – 2004-04-01
    Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

  • Assessing Students' Written Work

    Marking Essays and Reports

    By Catherine Haines

    This practical and realistic book is designed to help practitioners who wish to improve their effectiveness in assessing a large and a diverse range of students. It will help them to: clarify their role in assessment gain confidence on issues and terms and consider variations between discipline…

    Paperback – 2004-03-25
    Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

  • Small Group Teaching

    Tutorials, Seminars and Beyond

    By Reg Dennick, Kate Exley

    This indispensable guide for new university or college teachers brings together straightforward and practical advice on small group teaching as well as examples of practice across disciplines and a sprinkling of sound educational theory. Written in a highly accessible jargon-free style, this book…

    Paperback – 2004-03-04
    Key Guides for Effective Teaching in Higher Education

  • Learning, Curriculum and Employability in Higher Education

    By Peter Knight, Mantz Yorke

    How can universities ensure that they are preparing their students for today's competitive job market?This book tackles the highly topical subject of graduate underemployment with insight and clarity. The authors argue the case for more sophisticated research into employability with passion and…

    Paperback – 2003-12-04

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