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Employability Journal

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £16.99
As a cognitive process, writing helps us to develop our understanding because it involves processing our thoughts.

Facilitating Work-Based Learning: A Handbook for Tutors

Paperback, 07/10/2015, £36.99
Work-based learning routes are a flexible and innovative way to gain Higher Education qualifications. This book reflects that flexibility and prepares tutors for helping work-based students learn in a variety of ways. It covers the major aspects of work-based learning, including: APL; work-based projects; quality assurance; and use of technology.

Delivering Adult Learning

7, 13/06/2006, £12.00
Suitable for FE teachers taking Level 3 courses, this text includes several practical activities and case studies. Each chapter relates to specific learning and skills development goals, and the text also covers the aims and objectives of the main courses.

Teaching for Quality Learning at University

Paperback, 01/11/2007, £32.99
This book is an accessible, jargon-free guide to all university teachers interested in enhancing their teaching and their students' learning, and for administrators and teaching developers who are involved in teaching-related decisions on an institution-wide basis.

Understanding by Design 2ed

Paperback, 30/03/2005, £35.95

Teaching in Post-14 Education & Training 5ed

Paperback, 16/01/2016, £31.99
Provides a skilfully balanced mix of essential theory and practical guidance to support you if you are studying an 'education and training' qualification. This book covers fundamental background information such as key philosophies and concepts, current policy and practice, key thinkers and ideas, and includes a useful chronology.

Dimensions of Marketisation in Higher Education

Paperback, 09/11/2015, £38.99

Ecological University: A Feasible Utopia

Paperback, 31/10/2017, £34.99
Universities continue to expand bringing considerable debate about their purposes and relationship to the world. In The Ecological University, Ronald Barnett argues that universities fall short of their potential and responsibilities in an ever changing and challenging environment.

Learning Analytics Explained

Paperback, 24/02/2017, £32.99
Learning Analytics Explained draws extensively from case studies and interviews with experts in order to discuss emerging applications of the new field of learning analytics.

New Apprenticeships: Facilitating Learning, Mentoring, Coaching and Assessing

Paperback, 07/05/2019, £19.99
A key text for all those involved in supporting the new apprentices, as mentors, coaches, assessors and learning facilitators.

Transformative Learning in Practice: Insights from Community, Workplace, and Higher Education

Hardback, 29/10/2009, £39.99
The leading authorities in the field produced this comprehensive resource, which provides strategies and methods for fostering Transformative Learning (TL) practice in a wide variety of higher and adult education settings.

Reimagining Spaces for Learning in Higher Education

Paperback, 22/05/2018, £37.99
This text challenges binary perceptions of space and explores the possibilities afforded by a hybrid learning space at the intersection of physical, virtual, formal and informal spaces.

Teaching in Lifelong Learning 3ed

Paperback, 29/11/2018, £34.99

Gender, Change and Identity: Mature Women Students in Universities

Hardback, 23/05/2019, £89.99
First published in 1999, this volume centres on a case study which looks at the experiences of non-traditional adult women students in universities, from the perspective of the actors.

Gender, Change and Identity: Mature Women Students in Universities

Paperback, 01/09/2020, £28.99
First published in 1999, this volume centres on a case study which looks at the experiences of non-traditional adult women students in universities, from the perspective of the actors.

The Higher Education Manager's Handbook: Effective Leadership and Management in Universities and Colleges

Paperback, 01/08/2018, £36.99
Drawing on professional experience from university innovators and a wealth of international case studies, The Higher Education Manager's Handbook offers practical advice and guidance on all aspects of university management. Now in a thoroughly updated third edition, the books offers advice that can be implemented by leaders at all levels.

Disability in Higher Education: A Social Justice Approach

Hardback, 31/03/2017, £34.99
Create campuses inclusive and supportive of disabled students, staff, and faculty Disability in Higher Education: A Social Justice Approach examines how disability is conceptualized in higher education and ways in which students, faculty, and staff with disabilities are viewed and served on college campuses.

The New Power University: The social purpose of higher education in the 21st century

Paperback, 16/03/2021, £21.99
The New Power University puts forward a philosophy for the future of higher education and the shift in how universities must respond to societal trends through an active evolution and commitment to social responsibility, or lose their relevance to the students and communities they serve.

Teaching Excellence in Higher Education: Challenges, Changes and the Teaching Excellence Framework

Paperback, 31/08/2017, £48.99
This book offers inter-disciplinary, evidence-informed discussion around notions of excellence in higher education teaching. It will act as a key stimulus for institutional and sector-wide debates and a reference point for initiatives around the TEF agenda.

Higher Education for Sustainability: Seeking Intellectual Independence in Aotearoa New Zealand

Paperback, 04/02/2021, £54.99
This book explores how higher education and sustainability interact in New Zealand, and argues that higher education at present may be contributing as much to unsustainability as it does to sustainability.

Constructing the Higher Education Student: Perspectives from across Europe

Paperback, 02/06/2022, £26.99
Amid debates about the future of both higher education and Europeanisation, this book is the first full-length exploration of how Europe's 35 million students are understood by key social actors across different nations.

Personal Tutor's Handbook

Paperback, 12/09/2007, £32.99
The Personal Tutor's Handbook aims to support academic staff in their role as personal tutors. It offers an insight into staff and student experiences of a university personal tutor system through the use of case studies and considers the impact on both students and staff, reflecting both diversity and equality.

Lecturer's Guide to Further Education: Inside the 'Cinderella Sector'

Paperback, 01/10/2007, £26.99
This book offers a unique and provocative guide for all lecturers committed to providing the best education and training possible in the changing world of Further Education.

Small Group Teaching: Tutorials, Seminars and Beyond

Paperback, 04/03/2004, £29.99
Why do small group teaching styles need to be so different to those used in tutorials and lectures? This 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.

Digital Literacy Skills for FE Teachers

Paperback, 21/09/2015, £23.99
This practical guide for teachers and tutors in the further education and skills sector will help them develop their digital literacy skills in order to enhance teaching and support student learning.

Teaching in Further Education

Paperback, 08/07/2004, £17.99
Norman Lucas contends that FE is fundamentally divided and that the practices of FE teachers are best understood by appreciating the diversity of needs of FE students. He shows that the tensions between the divisions, diversity and growing regulation are at the hub of the many challenges facing policy makers and FE teachers.

Working in Post-compulsory Education

Paperback, 01/08/2003, £27.99
Helps develop an active engagement with the issues facing teachers and trainers working in the field of post compulsory education. This book includes overviews with self-assessment exercises, authors pursuing particular lines of inquiry, and suggestions for ways in which readers might engage in debate and research.

Effective Postgraduate Supervision: Improving the Student-supervisor Relationship

Paperback, 01/10/2005, £29.99
Based on a series of workshops on postgraduate supervision, this guide presents frequently encountered difficulties in the student/supervisor relationship. It includes a section that shows how the case studies can be used in a teaching workshop setting.

Teaching adults 4ed.

Paperback, 01/06/2010, £33.99
The current edition of Teaching Adults, 3e provides an overview of teaching adults in a range of different contexts.

Culture and processes of adult learning

Paperback, 03/12/1992, £42.99
The authors provide a variety of perspectives on adult learning, drawing on sociology, psychology, adult education and applied research into how adults experience learning, what motivates it, and how best it might be developed.

Teaching Young Adults:Handbook for Teachers in Post-Compulsory Education

Paperback, 28/09/2000, £36.99
For teachers, aspiring teachers and other professionals in upper secondary schools, further education colleges and universities who wish to increase learner motivation and to create opportunities for greater learner autonomy.

Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector 2ed

Paperback, 01/11/2012, £33.99
An essential book linked to the LLUK Standards for teachers, trainers & tutors: a practical introduction to teaching & learning.

Mentoring 2ed

7, 04/06/2007, £25.99
Provides guidance, support and training materials for those involved in mentoring within the Lifelong Learning Sector; fully revised and updated in this second edition.

Post-compulsory Education And Lifelong Learning Across the UK

Paperback, 17/01/2011, £19.99
This book brings together the perspectives of researchers, policy-makers and practitioners from across England, Wales and Scotland. It analyses each country's approach to national policy, organisation, governance and practice.

Becoming a Professional Tutor in the Lifelong Learning Secto

Paperback, 01/06/2010, £26.99
An approachable and encouraging guide for trainee teachers on essential aspects of professionalism, values and ethics within the Lifelong Learning Sector.

Teaching 14-19 Learners In The Life

Paperback, 14/01/2011, £26.99
A practical guide to teaching and working with 14-19 learners in the lifelong learning sector.
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