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  1. The Challenge of Problem-based Learning

    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....

    Published April 30th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Separate But Equal?

    Academic and Vocational Education Post-16

    By Tony Edwards, Carol Fitz-Gibbon, Frank Hardman, Roy Haywood, Nick Meagher

    This book looks in detail at the strong contrasts in the provision traditionally made for 'academically' and 'vocationally' minded students, and looks at differences and similarities in practice. The chapters report evidence of how students on both sides think they have been taught. They also...

    Published November 12th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Curriculum Making in Post-16 Education

    The Social Conditions of Studentship

    By Martin Bloomer

    It is widely agreed that the post-16 curriculum in England and Wales is inadequate, mainly due to the successive reforms of various governments.YTS was a reaction to problems of youth unemployment, CPVE and BTEC embraced a 'broad' concept of vocationalism, and even with the introduction of NVQ and...

    Published October 8th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Overseas Students in Higher Education

    Issues in Teaching and Learning

    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...

    Published January 1st 1997 by Routledge

  5. Rethinking Careers Education and Guidance

    Theory, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Ruth Hawthorn, Jennifer M. Kidd, John Killeen, Bill Law, A. G. Watts

    Re-thinking Careers Education and Guidance is the first book published in the United Kingdom to cover theory, policy and practice in all sectors of careers education and guidance provision. The book features: * an authoritative review of career theories, together with a new career learning theory *...

    Published November 6th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Management, Education and Competitiveness

    Europe, Japan and the United States

    Edited by Rolv Petter Amdam

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    Globally two processes are striking about modern management education. Firstly, management education is changing rapidly to meet new challenges from business and governments and to improve competitiveness. Secondly, management education has become one of the fastest growing areas in higher...

    Published July 3rd 1996 by Routledge

  7. Teaching Secrets

    The Technology in Social Work Education

    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...

    Published April 29th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Key Concepts in Adult Education and Training

    As adults, we are all continually involved in learning, with increasing numbers of us engaged in more formalized forms of learning; that is, in education or training. All those involved in the broad field of adult education and training will come into contact with many specialist ideas or concepts....

    Published April 3rd 1996 by Routledge

  9. The Vocational Quest

    New Directions in Education and Training

    By Helen Connell, Nicholas Lowe, Malcolm Skilbeck, Kirsten Tait

    Government attempts in recent years to create a national system of vocational education and training have marked a profound shift both in educational policy and in underlying concepts of what education is for. Relations between schools and the working world are changing all the time and the...

    Published July 20th 1994 by Routledge

  10. Quality Assurance in Continuing Professional Education

    An Analysis

    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...

    Published June 15th 1994 by Routledge