2012 APA Australian Educational Publishing Award Winners

The winners of this year’s Australian Publishers Association – Australian Educational Publishing Awards were announced in Melbourne on 6 September.

And the winners are……

TAFE Vocational Education

TAFE Teaching and Learning Resource (Joint Winners)

Read It, Write It! Australasian Intermediate Teacher Resource

Read It Write It 

Shiels, Garnsworthy & Robinson

The Read It Write It Australasia series presents carefully scaffolded texts for adult English language learners. The texts and accompanying activities introduce and

practice literacy skills needed for both general language purposes and for success on an academic pathway, including examinations such as IELTS in the future.

 

 

Read It, Write It! Australasian Intermediate Student Resource Read It Write It 

Shiels, Garnsworthy & Robinson

The Read It Write It Australasia series presents carefully scaffolded texts for adult English language learners. The texts and accompanying activities introduce and practise literacy skills needed for both general language purposes and for success on an academic pathway, including examinations such as IELTS in the future.

 

 

TAFE Student Resource (Joint Winner)

Basic Skills: Plumbing Services Series, 3EBasic Skills

Kavanagh, Paulsen, Puffett & Hossack

This third edition of Basic Skills has been updated to cover current technologies and practices including sustainability. It also covers all the essential competencies of the CPC08 Construction, Plumbing and Services Integrated Framework.

 

 

 

Electrical Principles, 2EElectrical Principles

P. Phillips

This second edition of Phillips Electrical Principles brings together the two volumes of the previous editions of Electrical Principles Volumes 1 and 2 into one easy to carry and useful text for students undertaking the Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician (UEE30807).

 

 

Tertiary Education (Adaptations – 30%)

Tertiary (adaptations) Teaching and Learning Resource

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Karch's Pharmacology for Nursing and MidwiferyKarch’s Pharmacology for Nursing and Midwifery

McKenna & Lim

Making a difficult subject easy to understand This Australia and New Zealand textbook explains the principles of drug therapy before students are introduced to more complex learning objectives, such as pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics.

 

 

 

Tertiary (adaptations) Student Resource

Principles of Marketing, 5EPrinciples of Marketing

Armstrong, Adam, Denize & Kotler

The 5th edition of Principles of Marketing has a streamlined approach that strikes a careful balance between depth of coverage and ease of learning. The brand new learning design – with an integrative Concept Map at the start of each chapter, and insightful author comments throughout – enhances student understanding. When combined with a completely new MyMarketingLab, the online homework study tool, Principles of Marketing ensures that students will come to class well prepared and leave class with a richer understanding of core marketing concepts, strategies, and practices

 

 

Tertiary Education (Wholly Australian)

Tertiary (Wholly Australian) Student Resource

Modern Criminal Law of AustraliaModern Criminal Law of Australia

Gans

Modern Criminal Law of Australia is a comprehensive guide to interpreting and understanding every statutory offence provision in every Australian jurisdiction. The text takes a unique approach to explaining Australian criminal law, emphasising the importance of statutory interpretation, official discretion, element analysis and sentencing, in order to appreciate the meaning and effect of any offence provision. This book sets out the rules and skills needed to advise clients on the potential application of the criminal law throughout Australia.

 

 

Tertiary (Wholly Australian) Teaching and Learning Resource

Business Finance, 11EBusiness Finance 

Peirson, Brown, Easton, Howard & Pinder

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This eighth edition has been thoroughly updated and refined to ensure its continued relevance to the Australian market. The authors have pitched the text to suit the needs of today’s students, making it even more readable but without compromise to the content.

 

 

Tertiary (Wholly Australian) Scholarly Resource (Joint Winner)

Australia and the Antarctic Treaty System: 50 Years of InfluenceAustralia and the Antarctic Treaty System

Haward & Griffiths

The Antarctic Treaty, which is at the heart of the regime that covers the vast region of sea and land surrounding the South Pole, has been in force for 50 years. Australia and the Antarctic Treaty System examines Australia’s crucial contribution, past and present, within the system of cooperative governance established by the Antarctic Treaty. The Antarctic Treaty System has been a notably successful international collaboration that has fostered scientific discovery, environmental protection and most of all peace, while enabling national interest and endeavour.

 

 

Australian Poetry Since 1788Australian Poetry Since 1788

Lehmann & Gray

A good poem is one that the world can’t forget or is delighted to rediscover. This landmark anthology of Australian poetry, edited by two of Australia’s foremost poets, Geoffrey Lehmann and Robert Gray, contains such poems. It is the first of its kind for Australia and promises to become a classic. Included here are Australia’s major poets, and lesser-known but equally affecting ones, and all manifestations of Australian poetry since 1788, from concrete poems to prose poems, from the cerebral to the nave, from the humorous to the confessional, and from formal to free verse.

 

 

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