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Reviewing your teaching

Kate Day

Reviewing your teaching

by Kate Day

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Published by University of Edinburgh, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Further Education in Edinburgh .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Produced in association with the Universities" and Colleges" Staff Development Agency.

StatementKate Day, Ruth Grant and Dai Hounsell.
ContributionsGrant, Ruth., Hounsell, Dai., University of Edinburgh. Centre for Teaching, Learning and Assessment., Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Principals of the Universities of the United Kingdom. Staff Development Agency.
The Physical Object
Pagination66p. ;
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18913561M
ISBN 100952395622

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