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Researcher: West, ML (Miss Melody West)

Fields of Research

Higher education
Other education
Continuing and community education
Sociology
Urban sociology and community studies
Work integrated learning (incl. internships)
Creative arts, media and communication curriculum and pedagogy
Secondary education
Vocational education and training curriculum and pedagogy

Research Objectives

Equity and access to education
Teacher and instructor development
Children's services and childcare
Other culture and society
Higher education
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education
Expanding knowledge in education
Learner and learning
Policies and development

Career Best Publications

Tree of Hope; Launceston City Council

Research Publications

An Evaluation of the Launceston Big Picture School: Executive Summary and Report
Celebrity and performance in the hopes of children; Childhood and cultures: social and human sciences perspectives
Creating Accessible Teaching and Support (CATS): Final Report
Developing a scholarly approach to teaching and learning leadership through a Peer Professional Learning Program; 9th annual International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Conference: Research on Teaching and Learning: Integrating Practices
Impact Evaluation of the Teacher Internship Placement Program: Final Report
Recognising Teaching Excellence through the Peer Professional Learning Program for Awards; Research and Development in Higher Education: Connections in Higher Education
Sustainability in the pub success!
Tree of Hope; Launceston City Council

Research Projects

Assessing Individual Careers/Employability Programs; Graduate Careers Australia (GCA)
Everyone is an Artist. Utilising the Museum to Foster Childrens Creativity - A Pilot Project
Packages of Learning Evaluation

Research Candidate Supervision