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The impact of placements on the academic performance of UK and international students in higher education
Abstract
This study investigates the effect of year-long placements on the academic performance of 268 accoun...
Author(s)
Crawford, I and Wang, Z
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
31/07/2014
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Foundation degree learning: an educational journey of personal development
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Case study exploring the process of learning and personal development experience on a foundation deg...
Author(s)
Herrera, H, Brown, D and Portlock, J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | Work-based learning and placements
Date
14/03/2014
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Student ambassador experience in higher education: skills and competencies for the future?
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Research into the Student Ambassador scheme and the extent to which students who take on the role of...
Author(s)
Ylonen, A
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2012
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Students' perceptions of foundation degrees
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A report on Foundation Degree (FD) students' views of seven FD programmes offered by one university ...
Author(s)
Ooms, A, Burke, L M, Marks-Maran, D J, Webb, M, and Cooper, D
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Course monitoring and review
Date
01/01/2012
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The impact of work placements on skills development and labour market outcomes for business and management graduates
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An article on the value of work placements for a cohort of business and management graduates who com...
Author(s)
Wilton, N
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2012
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Is choosing to go on placements a gamble? Perspectives from bioscience undergraduates
Abstract
The factors that inform bioscience students' decisions on whether or not to undertake a year's profe...
Author(s)
Hejmadi, M, Bullock, K, Gould, V and Lock, G
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2012
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Key aspects of practice-based learning in teaching nursing and social work in Scotland
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This is a paper relating to a series of workshops that were carried out between 2008-2010 aimed at s...
Author(s)
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2011
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Postgraduate work-based learning programmes in English higher education: exploring case studies of organizational practice
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Analysis of academic staff and managers' views identifies the benefits and challenges arising from w...
Author(s)
Smith,P. | Preece,D
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2009
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Employability and higher education: contextualising female students' workplace experiences to enhance understanding of employability development
Abstract
Findings suggest that female students experience many indirect gender-based inequalities within acco...
Author(s)
Gracia,L
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Gender
Date
01/01/2009
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Towards a pedagogy of work-based learning: perceptions of work-based learning in foundation degrees
Abstract
This study, based on the evaluation of seven foundation degrees in one university, finds that course...
Author(s)
Burke,L. | Marks-Maran,D. | Ooms,A. | Webb,M. | Cooper,D
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2009
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Incorporating the learning derived from part-time employment into undergraduate programmes: experiences from a business school
Abstract
This study shows the potential for students to gain academic credit for their learning from part-tim...
Author(s)
Blake,J. | Worsdale,G
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Accreditation of prior experience and learning (AP[E]L) | Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2009
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The correlation between industrial placements and final degree results: a study of engineering placement students
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Statistical analysis of placement and non-placement engineering students suggests a causal link betw...
Author(s)
Mendez,R
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2008
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A comparative study of work-based learning within Higher Nationals in Scotland and Foundation Degrees in England: contrast, complexity, continuity
Abstract
Despite the contrasting national structures in Scotland and England for work-related higher educatio...
Author(s)
Reeve,F. | Gallacher,J. | Ingram,R
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2007
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Identity and placement learning: student accounts of the transition back to university following a placement year
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This analysis of interviews with psychology graduates who had completed placements identifies two br...
Author(s)
Auburn,T
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2007
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Earn as you learn? Students' views of work experience
Abstract
Online survey of students and recent graduates finds that the majority do work experience to build u...
Author(s)
doctorjob.com
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2007
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Earn as you learn? Students' views of work experience
Abstract
Online survey of students and recent graduates finds that the majority do work experience to build u...
Author(s)
doctorjob.com
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2007
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Women engineering students' workplace experiences: impact on career intentions
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The study aimed to explore the experiences of women at the outset of their engineering careers. The ...
Author(s)
Bagilhole,B
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Gender
Date
01/01/2007
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Measuring the benefits of a psychology placement year
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Study of psychology students at one university finds positive links between doing a placement and fi...
Author(s)
Reddy,P. | Moores,E
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2006
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Becoming a teacher: student teachers' experiences of initial teacher training in England
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This report presents findings from Year 2 (of 6) of the 'Becoming a Teacher' research project and ex...
Author(s)
Hobson,A.J. | Malderez,A. | Tracey,L. | Giannakaki,M.S. | Pell,G. | Kerr,K. | Chambers,G.N. | Tomlinson,P.D. | Roper,T
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2006
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Employability skills initiatives in higher education: what effects do they have on graduate labour outcomes?
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The report describes initiatives taken to enhance employment related skills and assesses the extent ...
Author(s)
Mason,G. | Williams,G. | Cranmer,S
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Graduate attributes
Date
01/01/2006
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