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Innovative Business Education Design for 21st Century Learning

  • Peter Daly
  • Kristen Reid
  • Patrick Buckley
  • Elaine Doyle

Part of the Advances in Business Education and Training book series (ABET)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Reinvention and Innovation: Designing Business and Economics Education for Twenty-first Century Learning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Kristen Reid, Peter Daly
      Pages 3-5
    3. Lisa O’Malley, Ellen Fowler, Sarah Moore
      Pages 25-39
  3. Rethinking Business Models for Higher Education in an Era of Creative Destruction

About this book

Introduction

This volume explores two aspects of change within higher education: macro factors governing and influencing the institutional environment, and micro issues taking place within the institutions themselves. The first part of the book examines some of the micro issues that influence business and economics pedagogy. It presents reflections and analyses of teaching roles and values, the enhancement of the student learning experience with technology and real world experiences, and what students want and need to learn. The second part of the book looks at the wider institutional environment of change – the shifts in values, new stakeholders, and a change of focus toward developing skills students need to succeed in business. The book highlights the inter-related nature of these changes and shows that both aspects are important in motivating and inspiring students to be able participants in a 21st century global society. Its focus on interdisciplinarity, curriculum structures, and changing stakeholders helps to analyse the roles and models of business and economics education in addressing the needs of today’s global environment.

Keywords

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Editors and affiliations

  • Peter Daly
    • 1
  • Kristen Reid
    • 2
  • Patrick Buckley
    • 3
  • Elaine Doyle
    • 4
  1. 1.EDHEC Business SchoolRoubaix Cedex 1France
  2. 2.Undergraduate Business and Professional Development ProgrammeThe Open University Business SchoolMilton KeynesUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Kemmy Business SchoolUniversity of LimerickLimerickIreland
  4. 4.Kemmy Busines SchoolUniversity of LimerickLimerickIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32622-1
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-32620-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-32622-1
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