Enterprise education: Learning through personal experience

Jones, Colin (2009) Enterprise education: Learning through personal experience. Industry and Higher Education, 23(3), pp. 175-182.

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Abstract

This paper outlines the development of a reflective process through which student feelings are brought to the surface to advance their learning outcomes. A key notion in relation to the capacity of student development is the ability of students to alter their collective habits of thought and in turn the nature of the learning environment. The paper examines student reflection in the context of students' heightened awareness of self and their potential influence on their environment. The notion of 'surfacing feelings' is used to describe the outcome of individual and group reflection through which several parties become aware of the active reflections of individual students, thereby increasing the potential depth of overall reflection. Finally, the author considers the transferability of the ideas discussed to other educational contexts.

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ID Code: 92847
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Self Reflection, Group Reflection, Student Diversity, Enterprise Education, HERN
DOI: 10.5367/000000009788640297
ISSN: 0950-4222
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > EDUCATION SYSTEMS (130100)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300) > Entrepreneurship (150304)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > Schools > School of Management
Deposited On: 15 Feb 2016 05:49
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2016 03:10

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