Disciplinary Thinking - Learning Spaces: introduction
Title: Disciplinary Thinking - Learning Spaces: introduction Description: Presentation slides for an introduction to a workshop on HE learning spaces Theme: Learning Spaces Subject: HE - Education Author: Colleen McKenna & Jane Hughes: HEDERA, 2012 Audience: Educational developers within accredited programmes and courses in higher education Issue Date: 20/04/2012 Last updated Date: 03/07/2012 Version: Final PSF Mapping: A1, A4, K3, K4 License: Creative Com
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