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Getting Started


The main focus of this module is on the integation of theory and practice in relation to work experience in higher education. In addition to the AGCAS residential, the teaching materials in this module space consist of some distance learning resources, suggested reading and links and an assessment activities. Tutorial support is available by emailing me.

Saying hello in the forum

The forum is used thoughout the module to facilitate responses to exercises and formative assessment. It is our space and only module registrants and staff can see our posts. As a first step, please go to the forum page and click 'follow' so you will be updated when new posts are made. Please also introduce yourself in the module forum: it is helpful if other people can see who is enrolled and keep in touch post-residential. Please do this now by clicking on this forum link and locating the thread entitled 'Introductions for all new module participants'.

Module reading pack

There is a module reading pack provided with this module containing all the core readings. These readings are also shown in the reading list. You should receive the pack in the post shortly. Please contact if any problems.

With best wishes for a successful module.

Gill Frigerio (module leader)