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  1. Education Development and Leadership in Higher Education

    Implementing an Institutional Strategy

    Edited by Kym Fraser

    Series: SEDA Series

    In today's highly competitive and globalized higher education market, leaders and managers find themselves considering the same issues of quality assurance, increased participation, the potential of new technologies and improving standards of teaching, learning and leadership. Education development...

    Published November 18th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Mass Higher Education

    Comparative Perspectives on Access

    Edited by David Palfreyman, TED TAPPER

    In recent years most western democracies have experienced a shift from elite to mass higher education, with the United States leading the way. This text compares the experience of this very important social change within different nation states. Whilst recognising the critical global economic...

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  3. 500 Tips for Open and Online Learning

    2nd Edition

    By Phil Race

    Series: 500 Tips

    All types of organisations have recognised the growing demand for open and flexible learning programmes. With the increased emphasis on new ways of learning, and the rapid move towards open and online courses, this practical guide will help those involved overcome the challenges they face. This...

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Improving Assessment through Student Involvement

    Practical Solutions for Aiding Learning in Higher and Further Education

    By Nancy Falchikov

    The assessment of students an activity central to the role of any professional in further and higher education, and is an area that is the subject of constant innovation and debate. This book provides a scholarly account of the many facets of assessment, with a particular focus on student...

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Imagining the Academy

    Higher Education and Popular Culture

    Edited by Susan Edgerton, Gunilla Holm, Toby Daspit, Paul Farber

    The essays in this book examine various forms of popular culture and the ways in which they represent, shape, and are constrained by notions about and issues within higher education. From an exploration of rap music to an analysis of how the academy presents and markets itself on the World Wide Web...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Routledge

  6. Office Hours

    Activism and Change in the Academy

    By Cary Nelson, Stephen Watt

    In a series of stinging analyses, this book examines the current sorry state of higher education. The second half of the volume offers "alternative futures" for the academy, visions that involve academic organizations, public outreach through the internet, faculty unionization, and campus...

    Published September 5th 2004 by Routledge

  7. How to Get a First

    The Essential Guide to Academic Success

    By Thomas Dixon

    In this informative guide, Thomas Dixon argues that you do not have to be a genius to get a first at university. He sets out to de-mystify first-class degrees in the arts, humanities and social sciences, clearly articulating the difference between the excellent and the merely competent in...

    Published August 5th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Effective Learning and Teaching in Computing

    By Sylvia Alexander, Alastair Irons

    Series: Effective Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

    Written to meet the needs of teachers, lecturers and tutors, this is a comprehensive guide to understanding the key issues, best practices and new developments in learning and teaching in information and computer sciences in higher education.It covers a range of issues relating...

    Published June 24th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Comparing Learning Outcomes

    International Assessment and Education Policy

    Edited by Jay Moskowitz, Maria Stephens

    Comparing Learning Outcomes provides an insider's look at the policy and practical issues in conducting and using the information from international assessments of education and is a key resource for researchers and policymakers in education.This book covers a variety of important topics related to...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Developing and Validating Multiple-choice Test Items

    3rd Edition

    By Thomas M. Haladyna

    This book is intended for anyone who is seriously interested in designing and validating multiple-choice test items that measure understanding and the application of knowledge and skills to complex situations, such as critical thinking and problem solving. The most comprehensive and authoritative...

    Published April 21st 2004 by Routledge