This text is an introduction to learning and teaching in the post compulsory sector.
Those training to teach in the sector need to understand learning and learners in PCET. This text goes further than other texts in its exploration of the sector.
It encourages readers to critically evaluate the context of PCET in the UK and opens up their learning through introducing some global profiles. The text explores learners in the sector, the diversity of the sector, the challenges and some topical contemporary themes.
It covers a breadth of content and can thus be used as a general course text for all PGCE (PCET) courses as well as other education programmes.
Through pedagogical features including critical questions, teacher and learner voices, links to practice and more, the text provides a resource for all those learning about PCET.