Assessment and Feedback

Race, P. (2009) The Lecturer’s Tool Kit: A practical guide to assessment, learning and teaching, Oxon: Routledge

The Lecturer’s Toolkit is the primary resource for all teachers in higher education, whatever their experience, who are seeking to improve their teaching skills. It has been developed around detailed and practical guidance on the core elements of effective teaching in HE. It is packed full of accessible advice and helpful tips. This fully updated edition covers key topics including:

  • learning styles
  • assessment
  • lecturing
  • personal management skills
  • formative feedback
  • large and small group teaching
  • blended learning
  • resource based and online learning
  • peer observation of teaching.

The Lecturer’s Toolkit is an excellent book for anyone teaching in higher education as well as for those who want to reflect on and develop existing skills.


Race, P.  Website

This website provides information on Phil Race's Model of Learning assessment, feedback, learning and teaching in higher education advice. The website is an open educational resource, and Phil's intention is to make as many as possible of his ideas and tips available to anyone who can benefit from them. His website can be accessed by clicking on: