23 March 2017

Work-Based Learning – Doing the Knowledge

Work-based learning, in particular where it relates to higher education, seeks to marry both the theory with the practice to produce knowledgeable and capable practitioners. This is done because we need proactive practitioners who are able to tackle problems and create new practices and knowledge. According to Which? (Sharp 2017), graduates that have experience and [...]
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21 March 2017

Understanding the Apprenticeship Levy

How The Apprenticeship Levy Works This guide to the apprenticeship levy is kindly provided by Barry Langfield, Vice Principal Development and Planning, Lewisham and Southwark College. Introduction Apprenticeships are currently in a process of transition from Apprenticeship frameworks through Trailblazers, and on to Apprenticeship Standards. The governments apprenticeship reform programme is aiming to deliver more [...]
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