Undergraduate Module Descriptor
ARA2010: Work Placement
This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.
Indicative Reading List
This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.
Nordstrom, C. and Robben, C.M.G. (1995), Fieldwork Under Fire: Contemporary Studies of Violence and Survival, Berkeley, University of California Press
Schatz, E. (2009), Political Ethnography: What immersion contributes to the study of power, Chicago: University of Chicago Press
Wall, Caleb R.L. and Mollinga, Peter, eds. (2008) Fieldwork in difficult environments. Methodology as boundary work in development research. Berlin: LIT Verlag. (ZEF development studies, v. 7)
Turnock, C. & Mulholland, J. Learning in the Workplace. A toolkit for placement tutors, supervisors, mentors and facilitators. Kingsham Press, 2007.
Cottrell, S. (2003), Skills for Success: The Personal Development Planning Handbook. Palgrave Study Guides. London
Fanthorne, C. (2004), Work Placements – A Survival Guide for Students. Palgrave Study Guides. Macmillan, London.
Kolb, D. (1984), ‘Experiential Learning: Experience as a source of Learning and Development.’ PHI, New Jersey.
Longson, S. (1999), Making Work Experience Count. How to Books.
ELE - http://vle.exeter.ac.uk/
Web based and electronic resources: http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/employability/