Postgraduate Module Descriptor

EDUM036: Secondary Education and Professional Studies

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Bryan, H., Carpenter, C. and Hoult, S. (2010) Learning and Teaching at M-Level: A guide for student teachers. London, Sage.

Capel, Leask and Turner (2013) Learning to Teach in the Secondary School. 6th edition. London, Routledge.

Denby, Butroyd, Swift, et al. (2008) Masters Level Study in Education: A Guide to Success. 3rd edition. Milton Keynes. Stanley Thornes.

Dymoke, S. (ed) (2013) Reflective Teaching and Learning in the Secondary School. 2nd edition. London. Sage.

Ellis, V. (ed) (2013) Learning and Teaching in Secondary Schools. 5th edition. London. Sage/Learning Matters.

Fautley, M. and Savage, J. (2007) Creativity in Secondary Education. London. Sage/Learning Matters.

Fisher, R. (2005) Teaching Children to Learn. 2nd edition. Cheltenham. Nelson Thornes.

Fisher, R. (2005) Teaching Children to Think. Cheltenham. Nelson Thornes.

Kyriacou, C. (2007) Essential Teaching Skills. 3rd edition. Cheltenham. Nelson Thornes.

Mercier, Philpott, and Scott (2013) Professional Issues in Secondary Teaching. London. Sage.

Petty, G. (2009) Teaching Today A Practical Guide. 4th edition. Cheltenham. Nelson Thornes.

Pritchard, A. (Nov. 2013) Ways of Learning: Learning Theories and Learning Styles in the Classroom. 3rd edition London. Routledge/David Fulton.

Sewell, K. (2008) (ed). Doing Your PGCE at M-Level: A Guide for Students. London. Sage

Skinner, D. (2010) Effective Teaching and Learning in Practice. London. Continuum  

Sotto, E. (2007) When teaching becomes learning. 2nd edition. London. Continuum.  

Wilson, E. (2009) School-based Research: A Guide for Education Students. London, Sage.

Web based and electronic resources: see PGCE Secondary Education and Professional Studies course on ELE (