Advanced and higher vocational education in Scotland: recontextualising the provision of HE in FE

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Author: Husband, Gary; Jeffrey, Michael

Abstract:

This article explores the nature of provision of higher education (HE) within the further education (FE) context and discusses the prevalent cultures of delivery. Attention is drawn to the skills and pedagogic methods prevalent within FE that could offer significant benefits to the delivery of advanced-level apprenticeships and applied vocationally based higher education. Discussion turns to the recontextualisation of the HE provision in FE and the possible economic and social benefits of widening access to skills focussed higher-level training courses. Published abstract reprinted by...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Higher education; Vocational education and training; Apprenticeship

Keywords: Further education

Geographic subjects: Scotland; Great Britain; Europe

Published: Abingdon, England: Taylor and Francis, 2016

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Also called: Advanced and higher vocational education in Scotland: recontextualising the provision of higher education in further education

Journal volume: 21

Journal number: 1-2

Journal date: March-June 2016

Pages: pp. 66-72

ISSN: 1359-6748, 1747-5112 (online)

Notes:
Special issue: Appraising and reconfiguring HE in FE through research and critical perspectives, guest edited by Karima Kadi-Hanifi and Geoffrey Elliott.

Resource type: Article

Peer reviewed: Yes

Call number: TD/TNC 124.126

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