Compass: Journal of Learning and Teaching

Compass is a peer-reviewed cross-disciplinary research journal that welcomes articles, case studies and opinion pieces relating to innovative learning, teaching and assessment.



Call for Papers: Special Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) edition

We are pleased to announce a special technology enhanced learning edition of Compass, Journal of Learning and Teaching.  
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New Issue: Special Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Edition published


Prior to the publication of TEF assessments,  a TEF special issue has been published. 

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Vol 10, No 3 (2017): Compass: Journal of Learning and Teaching

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Table of Contents

Editorial Team

Editorial Team PDF
Gillian Keyms

Editors' Introduction

Editor's Introduction PDF
Danielle Tran

Opinion Pieces

Are Accelerated Degrees the Future for Higher Education? PDF
Iain L Kitchener
The management of business or the business of management? PDF
Patrick Ainley
Where have all the full stops gone? The dangers of striving for ‘University-level’ punctuation. PDF
Mark Betteney

Case Studies

Why play matters in a world of REF, TEF and What the Jeff PDF
Alison James


Liminal space or in limbo? Post Graduate Researchers and their personal pie charts of identity PDF
Martin Compton, Danielle Tran