The New Student: Flexible Learning Paths and Future Learning Environments ; Conference Background Paper

Unger, Martin and Zaussinger, Sarah (2018) The New Student: Flexible Learning Paths and Future Learning Environments ; Conference Background Paper. In: The New Student: Flexible Learning Paths and Future Learning Environments, 20. - 21. September 2018, FH Wien der WKW. 39 p.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS
List of Acronyms 4
1. Introduction 5
2. Dimensions of flexible learning (paths) 10
2.1 Flexible pathways into higher education 12
2.2 Learning flexibility 14
2.3 Organisational flexibility 16
2.4 Limits of flexibilisation 18
3. Different points of view on flexible learning paths for discussion 19
3.1 Recognition of prior learning focusing on non-formal and informal learning 19
3.2 Needs of an increasingly diverse student population 21
3.3 Institutional approaches 24
3.4 National support for flexible learning environments 26
3.5 EU initiatives to support flexible learning 27
3.6 New technologies supporting flexible pathways in higher education 29
4. Summary and Policy Considerations 32
References 35

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Funders: eu2018.at, European Commission, BM für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung
Event Organiser: BM für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung
Research Units: Higher Education Research
Status: Published
Date Deposited: 08 Oct 2018 13:01
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2018 07:05
URI: https://irihs.ihs.ac.at/id/eprint/4785

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