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Work-engaged learning: towards a paradigm shift in assessment

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Work-engaged learning : towards a paradigm shift in assessment. / Yorke, Mantz.

In: Quality in Higher Education, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2011, p. 117-130.

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Yorke, Mantz. / Work-engaged learning : towards a paradigm shift in assessment. In: Quality in Higher Education. 2011 ; Vol. 17, No. 1. pp. 117-130.

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