New Frontiers of Educational Research

Exploring Learning & Teaching in Higher Education

Editors: Li, Mang, Zhao, Yong (Eds.)

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  • Provides a practical guide for teachers and researchers in higher education
  • Based on long-time teaching and researching experience
  • Represents the latest work and innovative concepts
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The focus of this book is on exploring effective strategies in higher education that promote meaningful learning and go beyond discipline boundaries, with a special emphasis on Subjectivity Learning, Refreshing Lecturing, Learning through Construction, Learning through Transaction, Transformative Learning, Using Technology, and Assessment for Learning and Teaching in particular. The research collected in this book is all based on empirical studies and includes research methods and findings that will be of great interest to teachers and researchers in the area of higher education. The main benefit readers will derive from this book is a meaningful insight into what other teachers around the world are doing in higher education and what lessons they have learned, which will support them in their own teaching.    

Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)
  • Instructional Model Oriented Towards Improving Teaching Ability of Preservice Teachers

    Pages 3-41

    Li, Mang

  • Beyond Survival: Using Games to Thrive in Lecture

    Pages 45-68

    Berry, Whitney

  • Using Entertaining Metaphors in the Introduction of the Case Method in a Case-Based Course

    Pages 69-96

    Ardalan, Kavous

  • Case-Study Instruction in Educational Psychology: Implications for Teacher Preparation

    Pages 99-122

    Gonzalez-DeHass, Alyssa R. (et al.)

  • An Experiential Learning Approach to Teaching Business Planning: Connecting Students to the Real World

    Pages 123-144

    Karia, Manisha (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Exploring Learning & Teaching in Higher Education
Editors
  • Mang Li
  • Yong Zhao
Series Title
New Frontiers of Educational Research
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-55352-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-55352-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-55351-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-51486-3
Series ISSN
2195-3473
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 410
Number of Illustrations
16 b/w illustrations, 10 illustrations in colour
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