This article examines the 'Teaching Excellence Framework' (TEF) for UK universities through the lens of Jean Baudrillard's concept of hyperreality. I argue that the TEF is a hyperreal simulacrum, a sign which has no traceable genealogy to the practice of learning and teaching.
|Journal||Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education|
|Publication status||Published - 19 Apr 2017|
Bibliographical noteThis is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education on 19/04/2017, available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/01596306.2017.1315054
- Teaching Excellence Framework
- teaching quality