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書名 Higher education and the future of graduate employability : a connectedness learning approach / edited by Ruth Bridgstock, Neil Tippett
出版項 Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar Publishing, [2019]
國際標準書號 9781788972604 (hbk.)
1788972600 (hbk.)
9781788972611 (ebk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  LB2322.2 .H517 2019    在架上    30660020223413
說明 xvii, 278 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Starting from the premise that learning and career development happen naturally and optimally through collaboration and social relationships, this book challenges the dominant employability skills discourse by exploring socially connected and networked perspectives to learning and teaching in higher education. With 10 empirical case studies of educational practice, chapters investigate the development of learner capabilities, teaching approaches, and institutional strategies to foster lifelong graduate employability through social connectedness. The book argues that higher education institutions have placed themselves at a disadvantage in learning and teaching by limiting and prescribing interactions that prevent multidisciplinary and cross-functional collaboration, and embeddedness into wider industry and community networks. The book offers new strategies and pedagogic approaches that can support learners to build, maintain and make the most of social connections for purposeful participation in life and work. It also demonstrates how universities can forge effective partnerships internally as well as with industry and community partners to ensure the relevance and vibrancy of university learning. Offering an alternative perspective on learning and teaching in higher education with international relevance, this book is a practical resource that can be used by educators to inform teaching practice and curriculum development. It will be essential for university leadership, as well as academics and researchers focused on education policy and university management
主題 Education, Higher
College teaching
Employability
Alt Author Bridgstock, Ruth, editor
Tippett, Neil, editor
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