Making short politics placements work
Curtis, Steven, Axford, Barrie, Blair, Alasdair, Gibson, Caroline, Huggins, Richard and Sherrington, Philippa. (2009) Making short politics placements work. Politics, Vol.29 (No.1). pp. 62-70. ISSN 0263-3957Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9256.2008.01339.x
Short placements can provide an important and meaningful experience of politics in action for students who are unable to benefit from the generally lengthy placements currently on offer. This article is based on the findings of the three-year HEFCE-funded project The Scholarship of Engagement for Politics and explores the potential of short, local, research-based placements, which are embedded in modules, supported by online journaling and effectively assessed, to enrich students’ understanding of politics and enhance their employability.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)|
|Divisions:||Other > Institute of Advanced Teaching & Learning
Faculty of Social Sciences > Politics and International Studies
|Journal or Publication Title:||Politics|
|Publisher:||Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.|
|Number of Pages:||9|
|Page Range:||pp. 62-70|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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