Enhancing Quality in Transnational Higher Education: Experiences of Teaching and Learning in Australian Offshore Programs

Enhancing Quality in Transnational Higher Education: Experiences of Teaching and Learning in Australian Offshore Programs

by Anne Chapman, David Pyvis

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780739167915
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 10/15/2012
Pages: 162
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Anne Chapman is Winthrop Professor of Education and Director of Transnational Programs in the Graduate School of Education at The University of Western Australia.
David Pyvis is an adjunct associate professor in the School of Media, Culture and Creative Arts at Curtin University, Australia.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Part I. Experiences of Students Engaged in Transnational Education
Chapter 1: Culture Shock for the Offshore Learner: A Case Study in Singapore
Chapter 2: Dilemmas in Forming Student Identity in the Transnational Context: A Case Study in Hong Kong
Chapter 3: Why University Students Choose Transnational Education: A Case Study in Malaysia
Chapter 4: Quality, Identity and Practice in Offshore University Programs: Issues in the Internationalization of Australian Higher Education
Part II. Experiences of Academics Engaged in Transnational Education
Chapter 5: Structuring a Cross-border Partnership to Deliver Quality Teaching and Learning: The Case of a Branch Campus in Malaysia (I)
Chapter 6: Quality Challenges for Transnational Higher Education: The Case of a Branch Campus in Malaysia (II)
Chapter 7: Capacity Building and Academic Professionalism: The Case of a Moderated Program in Malaysia
Chapter 8: Constructs of Quality in Cross-border Higher Education Delivery: The Case of a ‘Double-Badged’ Program in China

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