Focus on first-year success: Perspectives emerging from South Africa and beyond
The original publication is available from AFRICAN SUN MeDIA, Stellenbosch: South Africa.
CITATION: Leibowitz, B, Van Der Merwe, A. & Van Schalkwyk, S. 2009. Focus on First-Year Success: Perspectives Emerging from South Africa and Beyond, Stellenbosch: SUN MeDIA.
BOOK BLURB: The importance of the first-year experience is now well recognised. This collection of papers makes a fascinating and important contribution to our understanding of students’ transition to higher education. This is a scholarly, engaging and illuminating text, that is relevant not only in the context of South Africa, but for anyone interested in student learning in the first year of university education.