Swinney, Ann


  • 10 Citations
  • 1 h-Index

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Personal profile


Programme Leader, MSc Community Learning and Development

PhD, Professional Doctorate and MSc Thesis Supervision


Deputy Convenor, ESW School Research Ethics Subgroup

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Edinburgh

Award Date: 1 Jan 2013

Master of Science, University of Edinburgh

Award Date: 1 Jan 2005

Master of Arts, University of Aberdeen

Award Date: 1 Jan 1981

External positions

External Examiner, Community Education BA(Hon), University of Edinburgh

Sep 2018Aug 2021

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Research Output

  • 10 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 4 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Conference contribution
Open Access
  • 75 Downloads (Pure)

    A Scottish Consortium of Higher and Further Education Institutions: University Partnerships for Pre-service and Teacher Development Innovations

    Ackland, A., Roberts, G., Swinney, A. & Wallace, D., 2017, University Partnerships for Pre-Service and Teacher Development . Cozza, B. & Blessinger, P. (eds.). Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited, p. 17-32 16 p. (Innovations in Higher Education Teaching and Learning; vol. 10).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Open Access
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    Policy discourses in Scotland: adult literacy and social exclusion

    Swinney, A., 2014, Mobilities and Transitions: Learning, Institutions, Global and Social Movements. Conference Proceedings, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland, UK, 25-27 June 2013. Anderson, P., Brown, J., Field, J., Houghton, A-M., Jarvis, C., Jones, A., Morrice, L. & Smith, D. (eds.). Glasgow: Centre for Research in Lifelong Learning, Glasgow Caledonian University, p. 261-267 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

    Open Access
    240 Downloads (Pure)
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)


    • 1 Membership of committee
    • 1 Membership of group
    • 1 Other
    • 1 Invited talk

    Adult Literacies Practitioner Professional Development Event

    Ann Swinney (Speaker)

    20 May 2015

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Looking Forward Not Back

    Ann Swinney (Advisor)


    Activity: Other activity typesOther

    Scottish Government (External organisation)

    Ann Swinney (Member)


    Activity: Membership typesMembership of group

    Community Learning and Development Standards Council for Scotland (External organisation)

    Ann Swinney (Member)


    Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee


    Social Exclusion and Discourses of Literacy and Physical Activity (post-16) in Scotland

    Author: Swinney, A., 2013

    Supervisor: Tett, L. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy