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  1. INTRODUCTION 0 items
    This lists includes: 1. a core text which everyone should buy 2. core readings for each week which everyone should read 3. additional readings for each week which will develop your understanding 4. a long section of 'Additional material' which will be very helpful to you when you are writing your assignments (do scroll down to find this)
  2. Core Text 2 items
    We recommend that you buy this book as you will use it throughout your course.
    1. Bartlett, S., & Burton, D. (2016). Introduction to education studies. Sage. - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Core This is the Fourth Edition - try to get that one.

    2. If you order it directly from Sage, there is a 25% student discount for students at LSBU, making the book £18.74.   

      The link and voucher code can be used multiple times throughout the academic year: 

      Link: www.sagepub.co.uk/studentdeal 

      Code: UK13STLSB

       

      Postage and packing is free. 

  3. Session 1 - Introduction 2 items
    1. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Core p8-14 - see digitised text

    2. Education studies: an introduction - Lisa Murphy, Emmanuel Mufti, Derek Kassem 2009

      Book Optional Chapter 1

  4. Session 2 - Sociology of Education 9 items
    1. BBC Radio 4 - Thinking Allowed - Available now

      Webpage Optional Listen to some Thinking Aloud podcasts to get a sense of the types of studies that sociologists do.

    2. Contemporary debates in the sociology of education 2013

      Book Optional Chapter 1 - Brook, R., McCormack, M.& Bhopal, K. (2013) ‘1: Contemporary Debates in the Sociology of Education: An introduction’ pp.1-18

    3. The RoutledgeFalmer reader in the sociology of education - Stephen Ball 2003

      Book Optional

    4. The Routledge international handbook of the sociology of education - Michael W. Apple, Stephen J. Ball, Luís Armando Gandin 2010

      Book Optional

    5. Understanding education: a sociological perspective - Sharon Gewirtz, Alan Cribb 2009

      Book Optional

    6. Rethinking assessment and inequality: the production of disparities in attainment in early years education - Bradbury Alice 09/2011

      Article Optional If you are initially unable to access it, click on 'Try a Different Source' in the middle of the panel on the right. Choose the last option.

    7. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Optional p14-22

    8. Education and Society: Places, Policies, Processes - Rachel Brooks 12 Oct. 2018

      Book Core

  5. Session 3 - History of Education 4 items
    1. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton

      Book Core ‘Chapter 4: A Modern History of Schooling’. This is your core text book. We have digitised this chapter of the 2012 edition so you can read either version.

    2. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Optional

    3. An introduction to the study of education - David Matheson 2013

      Book Optional Menter, I., Gallagher, C., Hayward, L. and Wyse, D. (2015) ‘Chapter 13: Compulsory education in the United Kingdom’ pp.216-243

  6. Session 4 - Curriculum 5 items
    1. The philosophy of education: an introduction - Richard Bailey 2010

      Book Core Hand, M. (2014) ‘Chapter 4: What should go on the curriculum’ pp.48-59 IF YOU CANNOT ACCESS THE CHAPTER HERE, PLEASE ACCESS IT VIA 'SESSION 4' ON MOODLE

    2. Rethinking education: whose knowledge is it anyway? - Adam Unwin, John Yandell 2016

      Book Optional Chapter 4 - p.71-87

    3. Critical essays on major curriculum theorists - David Scott 2008

      Book Optional ‘Chapter 6: Michael Apple on Structure’

    4. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Optional 'Chapter 5: Curriculum’

  7. Session 5 - Philosophy of Education 8 items
    1. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Core P22-32 on Philosophy. This is your core text.

    2. An introduction to the study of education - David Matheson 2013

      Book Optional Biesta, G (2015) ‘Chapter 4: Thinking philosophically about education; thinking educationally about philosophy’ pp.64-82

    3. Émile - Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Barbara Foxley 1974

      Book Optional

  8. Session 7 - Politics and Policies 7 items
    1. Policy and education - Paul Adams 2014

      Book Core Chapter 1 - p.3-22

    2. Key issues in education policy - Stephen Ward, Christine Eden ©2009

      Book Optional Chapter 1 and 2

    3. The education debate - Stephen J. Ball 2017

      Book Optional

    4. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Optional ‘Chapter 6: Policy and policy in education’

    5. The Routledge companion to education - James Arthur, Andrew Peterson 2012

      Book Optional Vignoles, A. (2012) ‘Chapter 10: Economics of education’ pp.86-93

  9. Session 8 - Inequalities in Education 5 items
    1. An introduction to the study of education - David Matheson 2013

      Book Optional Martin, J. (2015) ‘Chapter 21: Gender in education’ pp368-383

    2. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2016

      Book Optional ‘Chapter 10: Social factors, gender, ethnicity and achievement’

    3. Moving the goalposts: Education policy and 25 years of the Black/White achievement gap - David Gillborn, Sean Demack, Nicola Rollock, Paul Warmington 10/2017

      Article Optional

  10. Session 9 - Theories of Learning 2 items
    1. The psychology of education - Martyn Long, Martyn Long 2011

      Book Core Chapter 2 - Learning. pp 13-20 and pp 33-41

    2. The myth of learning styles - Cedar Riener, Daniel Willingham 2010

      Article Core

  11. Session 10 - Key Concept: Freedom 5 items
    1. Child-centred education and its critics - John Darling ©1994

      Book Optional

    2. Teaching to transgress: education as the practice of freedom - Bell Hooks 1994

      Book Optional

    3. Pedagogy of the oppressed - Paulo Freire c2000

      Book Optional

  12. Additonal Materials 22 items
    1. The education debate - Stephen J. Ball 2017

      Book Core

    2. A century of education - Richard Aldrich 2002

      Book Optional

    3. The philosophy of education: an introduction - Richard Bailey 2010

      Book Optional

    4. The education debate - Stephen J. Ball 2013

      Book Optional

    5. Introduction to education studies - Steve Bartlett, Diana Burton 2012

      Book Optional

    6. Education policy in Britain - Clyde Chitty 2014

      Book Optional

    7. Understanding education: a sociological perspective - Sharon Gewirtz, Alan Cribb 2009

      Book Optional

    8. Education in Britain: 1944 to the present - Ken Jones 2016

      Book Optional

    9. Exploring key issues in education - Derek Kassem, Dean Garratt ©2009

      Book Optional

    10. Thinking through ethics and values in primary education - Gianna Knowles, Vini Lander 2012

      Book Optional

    11. The RoutledgeFalmer reader in history of education 2005

      Book Optional

    12. Rethinking education: whose knowledge is it anyway? - Adam Unwin, John Yandell 2016

      Book Core

    13. Ability grouping in primary schools: case studies and critical debates - Rachel Marks 2016

      Book Core Not yet in the library

    14. The Politics of Education (Critical Introductions in Education) - Kenneth J. Saltman 27 Mar. 2018

      Book Optional Not yet in library