Learning journals : a handbook for reflective practice and professional development /

Moon, Jennifer A.,

Learning journals : a handbook for reflective practice and professional development / Jennifer A. Moon. - Second edition. - viii, 200 pages ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-196) and index.

1. Backgrounds : an introduction to learning journals -- 2. Learning from learning journals : journals and the process of learning -- 3. How students learn from learning journals : journal-writing as a process that accentuates favourable conditions for learning -- 4. Quality and depth in reflection and learning journals -- 5. The uses of learning journals -- 6. Journals in teaching and learning in higher education -- 7. Journals in professional education and development -- 8. Learning journals and personal development -- 9. Starting to write a learning journal -- 10. Assessing journals and other reflective writing -- 11. The enrichment and broadening of journal processes through the link with story -- 12. Examples of journals -- 13. Activities to enhance learning from journals.

Fully updated with important new theory and practical material, this second edition of Learning Journals offers guidance on keeping and using journals and gives step-by-step advice on integrating journal-writing on taught courses, in training and professional development, and in supporting personal development planning (PDP) activities. With useful exercises and activities that enhance learning journal work in a structured manner, [the book] is invaluable reading for teachers and students in higher education, for all professionals, particularly those working in the health services and business and training, and for all those who want to learn more about keeping a fulfilling personal journal.

0415403758 9780415403757



013464412 Uk

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LB1060 / .M664 2006

370.1523 MO.L 2006