Education - Introduction

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Book Locations

Most books for subjects taught in Education are kept on the First Floor in the University Library. Beware! Books about the study and teaching of a specific subject are shelved with that subject e.g. language teaching is 418.0071... with the language books. Useful classmarks to look out for include:

assessment - 371.26
child psychology & development - 155.4
childhood studies - 305.23
curricula - 375
e-learning - 371.334
early years - 372.21
education policy - 379.15
educational management - 371.2
general management - 658
higher education - 378
primary education - 372
research methods in education - 370.78
schools & their activities; special education - 371
secondary education - 373
special needs - 371.9
theories of learning - 370.152


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