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Title Improving learning in college : rethinking literacies across the curriculum / Roz Ivanič [and others]
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 209 pages) : illustrations
Series Improving learning TLRP
Improving learning TLRP
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Authors; Series editor's preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I What are the issues?; Chapter 1 Literacies as a resource for learning in college; Part II What does the research tell us?; Chapter 2 What students do with reading and writing in their everyday lives; Chapter 3 Ways of understanding literacy practices; Chapter 4 Literacies across the college curriculum; Chapter 5 Comparisons across contexts: The textual mediation of learning on Childcare courses; Part III What are the implications?
Summary This book explores the reading and writing associated with learning subjects across the college curriculum and considers ways of changing teaching practices to enable students to reach their full potential
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-203) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject College students -- Rating of.
Developmental studies programs.
Underprepared college students.
College students -- Rating of.
Developmental studies programs.
EDUCATION -- Higher.
Underprepared college students.
Form Electronic book
Author Ivanič, Roz.
ISBN 0203881427
Other Titles Rethinking literacies across the curriculum