Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SSI3017: Learning from Work Experience in the Social Sciences
This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 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.
Bates, B. (2016) Learning theories simplified. London: Sage Publications.
Bolton, G. (2014) Reflective Practice 3rd Edn. London: Sage
Cottrell, S. (2015), Skills for Success: The Personal Development Planning Handbook. Palgrave Study Guides. London
Eraut, M. (1994) Developing Professional Knowledge and Competence. London: Routledge.
Fanthorne, C. (2004), Work Placements – A Survival Guide for Students. Palgrave Study Guides. Macmillan, London.
Hatton, N. and Smith, D. (1995) Facilitating reflection: issues and research, Forum of education, 50, (1) 49-65.
Kolb, D. (1984), ‘Experiential Learning: Experience as a Source of Learning and Development.’ PHI, New Jersey.
Moon, J. (1999), Learning Journals: A handbook for academics, students and professional development. Kogan Page. London.
Mowrer, R and Klein, S. (2001) Handbook of contemporary learning theories. Erlbaum Associates.
Neugebauer, J. and Evans-Brain, J. (2016) Employability: Making the most of your career development. London: Sage Publications.
Schon, D. (1983). The Reflective Practitioner. New York: Basic Books.