Literature and resources

Personal, professional and academic skills

Bennett, N. Dunne, E. Carre, C. (2000) Skills Development in Higher Education and Employment (Society for Research into Higher education), Open University Press.

Bill, K. and Bowen-Jones, W. (2006) Enhancing Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Employability through PDP, Higher Education Academy.

Cottrell, S. (2010) Skills for Success: Personal Development and Employability (Palgrave Study Skills), Palgrave Macmillan.

Diamond, A., Walkley, L., Forbes, P., Hughes P., Tristram, H. and Sheen, J. (2011) Global Graduates: Global Graduates into Global Leaders, AGR, CIHE, CFE.

Fowlie, J. and Smale, B. (2015) How to Succeed at University: An Essential Guide to Academic Skills, Personal & Employability (SAGE Study Skills Series), SAGE Publications Ltd.

Gunn, V., Bell, S. and Kafmann, K. (2010) Thinking strategically about employability and graduate attributes: Universities and enhancing learning for beyond university, The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.

Jones, H. M. and Warnock, L. (2014) Towards a competency framework for student work-based learning, Higher Education Research.

Kumar, A. (2008) Personal, Academic and Career Development in Higher Education: SOARing to Success, Routledge.

Mason, G., Williams, G. and Cranmer, S. (2006) Employability Skills Initiatives in Higher Education: What Effects Do They Have On Graduate Labour Market Outcomes?, London, National Institute of Economic and Social Research. 

Trought, F. (2011) Brilliant Employability Skills: How to Stand Out from the Crowd in the Graduate Job Market, Prentice Hall.

Wild, W. and Wood, J. (2013) Employability: Transferable skills ranked by students and recruiters, in Learning and Teaching, Vol. 9 (3), Manchester:Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching.