The Open UniversitySkip to content

Learning through work experience in Britain

Cornforth, C.; Taylor, S. and Varelidis, N. (1983). Learning through work experience in Britain. Journal of European Industrial Training, 7(6) pp. 3–10.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link:
Google Scholar: Look up in Google Scholar


Work experience has traditionally been a part of industrial training, either informally through on-the-job learning or, more formally, as a component of occupational training programmes. However, work experience as a mode of training has not been systematically researched. Apart from Watts, there is little advice available on how work experience can be designed as an effective vehicle for learning.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 0309-0590
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Business and Law (FBL)
Item ID: 15867
Depositing User: Users 9047 not found.
Date Deposited: 30 Apr 2009 08:24
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 12:59
Share this page:


Altmetrics from Altmetric

Citations from Dimensions

Actions (login may be required)

Policies | Disclaimer

© The Open University   contact the OU