Presentation on theme: "1 maj 20041 1 april 20151 What’s the use of higher education? NU 2010. Stockholm 13 - 15 oktober Professor Lars Owe Dahlgren Department of Behavioural."— Presentation transcript:
1 maj april What’s the use of higher education? NU Stockholm oktober Professor Lars Owe Dahlgren Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning,Linköping University, and LIME, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
2 maj april Would he have done better with an MBA?
3 maj april ’Students as Journeymen between communities of higher education and work’ A comprehensive research project within the EU 5th Framework Programme (HPSE CT ) Partners: Linköping University Oslo University University of Gdansk University of Duisburg-Essen
4 maj april Comparison between groups Political Science PsychologyMechanical Engineering TrajectoryTransformationContinuityDiscontinuity Organisation of content SequencialThematicParallel FocusAcademicProfessionalBlurred Relationship higher ed/work Rational and generic Rational, generic and substantive Ritual and rational generic
5 maj april Learning for work Knowledge for the profession Extrinsic Technical Extrinsic Meaning Intrinsic Meaning Ritual Rational - generic Rational - substantive A model for understanding professional learning Professional Identity Engagement with learning Professional Identity Engagement with learning