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  • Supervising Practices for Postgraduate Research in Art, Architecture and Designby

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 69.95

    Supervising Practices for Postgraduate Research in Art, Architecture and Design offers insights into supervisory practices in creative and design-based research by academics at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Australia. The book focuses on practices of supervising candidates who are undertaking postgraduate research in art,... more...

  • Christoph Müller

    Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 66.80

    Hauptbeschreibung Wenn jene Person, die eine Dienstleistung nachfragt, selbst an deren Erbringung beteiligt ist, wird der Anbieter unter den Nachfragern möglichst nach dem Kriterium der Eignung auswählen wollen. Die Wettbewerbspolitik erhofft sich für die Hochschulen von einer Deregulierung derartiger Auswahlverfahren, dass die Anbieter ihr Profil... more...

  • Bachelor und Peter Wex

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 26.72

    Hauptbeschreibung Sind Hochschullehrer, Studierende und der Arbeitsmarkt auf die 1999 in Bologna beschlossene Einführung der Bachelor- und Masterstudiengänge vorbereitet? Stimmen die Voraussetzungen für die Übernahme des neuen Studiensystems? Welche Anpassungen sind vorzunehmen? Mit der Bolognareform eröffnet sich den Hochschulen die noch nie dagewesene... more...

  • Twenty-first Century Learning by Doingby Judith Meloy

    SensePublishers 2012; US$ 69.95

    Qualitative research has emerged from a twentieth century ?paradigm war? at the doctoral level to become a significant and real opportunity for undergraduate, masters?, and doctoral students at colleges and universities around the world. ESL researchers, first generation college students, and individuals identifying themselves as ?quants? are discovering... more...

  • Zur Institutionalisierung internationaler Studiengängeby Mareike Tarazona

    BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2013; US$ 57.36

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Internationalisierung von Hochschulen führt weltweit zu neuen Formen des Lehrens und Forschens sowie zu einer Ausdifferenzierung von Studienangeboten. Zu ihnen gehören internationale Joint- und Double-Degree-Programme, in denen mindestens zwei Hochschulen aus unterschiedlichen Ländern Studiengänge anbieten, die zu einem gemeinsamen... more...

  • Modeling and Measuring Competencies in Higher Educationby

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 49.99

    Measuring competencies acquired over the course of higher education is an area of research that largely has been neglected. This deficit can be attributed to the complexity of academic competencies since the variety of institutions, programs, occupational fields and job requirements render it difficult to define and even harder to measure outcomes.... more...

  • The Pedagogy of the Open Societyby Michael A. Peters; Tze-Chang Liu; David J. Ondercin

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 69.95

    Social processes and policies that foster openness as an overriding value as evidenced in the growth of open source, open access and open education and their convergences that characterize global knowledge communities that transcend borders of the nation-state. Openness seems also to suggest political transparency and the norms of open inquiry, indeed,... more...

  • Building World-Class Universitiesby Nian Cai Liu

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 49.99

    Within higher education, world-class universities are commonly regarded as elite research universities and play a critical role in developing a nation?s competitiveness in the global knowledge economy. An increasing number of countries, regions and higher education institutions in different parts of the world have joined the same battle for academic... more...

  • Critical Issues in Higher Educationby

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 69.95

    The ideas and papers in this volume primarily showcase the work of a group of new scholars who will lead the next generation of educational practise and inquiry. While the topics explored are critical issues, the ways in which these new scholars have chosen to address them illustrates the diversity of voice, venue and value that has led them to present... more...

  • Whisperings from the Corridorsby

    SensePublishers 2013; US$ 69.95

    This book is intended to illuminate the experiences of teachers working in higher education, the tensions they face in working in an increasingly complex professional landscape. Higher teaching loads, increased expectations of research output, and changing social and economic structures that shape the way students view their tertiary education have... more...