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Summary Title
Emotional journeys: young people and transitions to university
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The article provides an interpretation of the role emotions play in understanding young people's tra...
Author(s)
Christie,H
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2009
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Development and evaluation of an intervention to improve further education students' understanding of higher education assessment criteria: three studies
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Interventions are needed to develop further education students' understandings of what is required i...
Author(s)
Jessen,A. | Elander,J
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2009
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Betwixt spaces: student accounts of turning point experiences in the first-year transition
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The article reports on the transition process and the concept of turning points in the experiences o...
Author(s)
Palmer,M. | O' | Kane,P. | Owens,M
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2009
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Foundation degree students and their educational decision-making
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This article examines the decision-making processes of students who decided to study for a foundatio...
Author(s)
Greenbank,P
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2009
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Different strokes for different folks: diverse students in diverse institutions - experiences of higher education
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Study looking at the experiences of working class and middle class students at four different higher...
Author(s)
Crozier,G. | Reay,D. | Clayton,J. | Colliander,L. | Grinstead,J
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2008
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The first-year experience of higher education in the UK (final report)
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Report on the final phase of a project looking at the reasons students do no return for the second y...
Author(s)
Yorke,M. | Longden,B
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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Does the fear of debt constrain choice of university and subject of study?
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Article investigating the impact of student debt on students’ choices of what and where to study a...
Author(s)
Callender,C. | Jackson,J
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2008
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The experience of part-time students in higher education – a study from the UK
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Report of a survey of part-time students on a variety of taught courses in 11 post-1992 universities...
Author(s)
Yorke,M. | Longden,B
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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Does price matter? Overseas students in UK higher education
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This paper is about the choice of UK universities by overseas students, and explores various influen...
Author(s)
Tong Soo,K. | Elliott,C
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2008
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Futuretrack. Applying for higher education - the diversity of career choices, plans and expectations
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Interim report of a major longitudinal study aimed at exploring the process and motivations for ente...
Author(s)
Purcell,K. | Elias,P. | Ellison,R. | Atfield,G. | Adam,D. | Livanos,I
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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After school: attitudes and perceptions of Northern Ireland school leavers towards higher and further education, training and employment
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Report analysing the findings of three related surveys examining attitudes towards higher and furthe...
Author(s)
Osborne,R. | Smith,C. | Gallagher,T
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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University is not just for young people: Working adults' perceptions of and orientation to higher education
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A study of the perceptions and intentions towards entering higher education of working adults aged b...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Bates,P. | Hunt,W. | Bellis,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Age | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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NUS student experience report 2008
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This report presents the findings of a study of students’ expectations and experiences of universi...
Author(s)
Gfk Financial
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Student accommodation and welfare | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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European Union students studying in English higher education institutions
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Study of non-UK EU students studying in England and their views, attitudes and aspirations.
Author(s)
Morris,M. | Rutt,S. | Robertson,H
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2008
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Playing a different game: the contextualised decision-making processes of minority ethnic students in choosing a higher education institution
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This small-scale study examines the decision-making processes of minority ethnic school, under- and ...
Author(s)
Smith,H
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Ethnic minorities | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2007
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Which university? A study of the influence of cost and information factors on Scottish undergraduate choice
Abstract
Explores, through a survey of first year students, how undergraduate choice of institution may be in...
Author(s)
Briggs,S. | Wilson,A
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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Applying for higher education - career choices and plans
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Reports preliminary findings of Futuretrack investigation of UCAS applicants for higher education. C...
Author(s)
Purcell,K. | Elias,P. | Adam,D. | Behle,H. | Ellison,R. | Wilton,N
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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Student experience report 2007
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This annual survey of students' views on university life and factors influencing the choice of unive...
Author(s)
TNS
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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From foundation to honours degree: the student experience
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This study examines how students from foundation degrees (FDs) at local further education colleges c...
Author(s)
Greenbank,P
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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Do undergraduates' motives for studying change as they progress through their degrees?
Abstract
The aim of the study was to assess whether students' approaches to their studies change as they prog...
Author(s)
Lieberman,D. | Remedios,R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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