Teaching International Students: Improving Learning For All by Jude CarrollTeaching International Students: Improving Learning For All by Jude Carroll

Teaching International Students: Improving Learning For All

EditorJude Carroll

Hardcover | September 11, 2005

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Teaching International Students explores the challenges presented to lecturer and student alike by increased cultural diversity within universities.

Packed with practical advice from experienced practitioners and underpinned by reference to pedagogic theory throughout, topics covered include:

  • the issues arising from international students studying alongside ¿home¿ students
  • the nature of learning and teacher-student relationships
  • curriculum and development of teaching skills
  • multicultural group work
  • postgraduate supervision
  • the experience of the international student

Teaching International Students is essential reading. It demonstrates how improved training for teachers and a better understanding of the international student can enhance the experience of both and, ultimately, provide more positive learning environments for international students in the higher education system.

Judith Carroll is a Staff and Educational Developer, Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development (OCSLD) at Oxford Brookes University in the United Kingdom. She has extensive experience working in overseas countries and provides staff development on teaching international students to university staff across the United Kingdom. She...
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Title:Teaching International Students: Improving Learning For AllFormat:HardcoverDimensions:168 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:September 11, 2005Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415350654

ISBN - 13:9780415350655

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'This a timely, welcome and effective publication, edited by two of the leading authorities on the subject...[The] collection of essays provides a valuable source of practical advice backed by theory from 14 different contributors of varying experiences and specialisms.' - Educational Developments