Leeds centre to study lifelong fashions

November 17, 2000

Leeds University is opening a research and postgraduate institute dedicated to lifelong learning today.

Director Phil Hodkinson said that after completing their formal education most adults earned no recognition for their subsequent learning.

He said: "Lifelong learning is a fashionable idea, but we need to find out more about how it occurs, in what ways it can be beneficial and to whom, and what can be done to promote, enhance and extend it."

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments
Register

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments