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Research into barriers to work placements in the retail sector in the South East
Abstract
This is a report of a study of barriers to young people at universities and colleges taking up work ...
Author(s)
Ball,C. | Collier,P. | Wilson,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2006
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Learning through work placements and beyond
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This study of students who have completed work placements finds increased levels of confidence and p...
Author(s)
Little,B. | Harvey,L
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2006
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Evaluating the early years sector endorsed foundation degree - a qualitative study of students' views and experiences
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Study of 50 students enrolled on early years sector-endorsed foundation degrees found they had devel...
Author(s)
Knight,T. | Tennant,R. | Dillon,L. | Weddell,E
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | Work-based learning and placements | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2006
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Surprise and sense making: undergraduate placement experiences in SMEs
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A study of 20 tourism or hospitality students' experiences of year-long placements in SMEs finds tha...
Author(s)
Walmsley,A. | Thomas,R. | Jamieson,S
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2006
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Towards a strategy for workplace learning
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Workplace learning takes many forms, occurs in many contexts and can have widely differing relations...
Author(s)
Brennan,J. | Little,B. | Connor,H. | de Weert,E. | Delve,S. | Harris,J. | Josselyn. N. Ratcliffe,B. | Scesa,A
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Lifelong learning
Date
01/01/2006
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Workplace learning in the North East
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The study uses a workplace learning 'value chain' concept to explore, within a regional context, the...
Author(s)
Nixon,I. | Penn,D. | Shewell,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2006
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Survey of higher education students' attitudes to debt and term-time working and their impact on attainment
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Survey of 1,500 final year students found term-time working adversely affected academic studies for ...
Author(s)
Van Dyke,R. | Little,B. | Callender,C
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2005
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An evaluation of the impact of a Year in Industry scheme
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Study of the effects on engineering students of undertaking a year in industry prior to higher educa...
Author(s)
Smith,N. | Monk,M
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2005
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Integrating work-based and academic learning in international and cross-cultural settings
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Study examining the level of integration between academic learning and planning, delivery of cross-c...
Author(s)
Webber,R
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | International
Date
01/01/2005
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Work placements enhance academic performance of bioscience undergraduates
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Investigation of the link between sandwich placements and academic performance finds, on average, th...
Author(s)
Gomez,S. | Lush,D. | Clements,M
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2004
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The influence of part-time work on student placement
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The study looked at students' part-time work as preparation for planned placements within undergradu...
Author(s)
Neill,N. | Mulholland,G. | Ross,V. | Leckey,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2004
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Working knowledge - work-based learning and education reform
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Drawing on empirical studies within the US and tracking various policies relating to school-to-work ...
Author(s)
Bailey,T. | Hughes,K. | Moore,D
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Are graduate employability initiatives worth it?
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A survey of students and recent graduates on the extent to which universities gave them the skills n...
Author(s)
Doctorjob.com
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
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01/01/2004
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Term-time employment and academic attainment: evidence from a large-scale survey of undergraduates at Northumbria University
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Examination of growth in term-time employment and its impact on academic attainment among full-time ...
Author(s)
Hunt,A. | Lincoln,I. | Walker,A
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2004
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Assessing the role of internships in the career-oriented employment of graduating college students
Abstract
US study assessing the relationship between completion of a work placement before graduation and sec...
Author(s)
Callanan,G. | Benzing,C
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Developing generic skills at university, during work placement and in employment: graduates' perceptions
Abstract
The most important factors for effective learning (at university, on work placement, and in employme...
Author(s)
Crebert,G. | Bates,M. | Bell,B. | Patrick,C-J. | Cragnolini,V
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | International | Graduate attributes
Date
01/01/2004
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The barriers to the take-up of sandwich and other work placements by inner city multi-ethnic students
Abstract
Despite an awareness of work placements, there are numerous factors contributing to low take-up amon...
Author(s)
Hills,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Ethnic minorities
Date
01/01/2004
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Review of the graduate apprenticeship scheme
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Review of Graduate Apprenticeship (GA) schemes finds their long-term viability questionable, other t...
Author(s)
Enhancing Student Employability Co-ordination Team (ESECT)
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2004
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Work experience recruitment survey
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Survey of private sector employers finds recruiters think that the main purpose of work experience i...
Author(s)
University of Manchester
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2004
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Learning as apprentices in the contemporary UK workplace: creating and managing expansive and restrictive participation
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The study indicates that unless Modern Apprenticeships can make a more positive impact on the qualit...
Author(s)
Fuller,A. | Unwin,L
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | Student learning
Date
01/01/2003
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