Open Day - June 2017

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Saturday 25 November, 9am – 3pm (UG)

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Amanda French

Head of Department: Professional Development, Research and Enterprise

School of Education and Social Work
Email:
amanda.french@bcu.ac.uk
Phone:
0121 331 7387

Amanda has worked in higher, further, adult education and the voluntary sector for 30 years as a lecturer, writing developer and researcher and is currently employed as Head of Department: Professional Development, Research and Enterprise in the School of Education.

Her PhD in Education: ‘Through a glass darkly”: Lecturers perceptions of Academic Writing’:  was about lecturers’ perceptions of academic writing and writing development practices in higher education. 

Her other research interests include academic writing, learner development in higher education , participatory research with children, transition experiences in education, employment literacies, widening participation and social justice, radical methodologies, critical pedagogies, postgraduate teaching and learning. I have presented on published on these areas nationally and internationally.

 

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