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The first-year experience in higher education in the UK
Abstract
Study of first year students' experience. Found teaching and learning were generally good but some ...
Author(s)
Yorke,M. | Longden,B
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2007
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The social and economic benefits of part-time, mature study at Birbeck College and the Open University
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This report is about part-time mature students who gained qualifications from two higher education (...
Author(s)
Feinstein,L. | Anderson,T. | Hammond,C. | Jamieson,A. | Woodley,A
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2007
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The impact of negative experiences, dissatisfaction and attachment on first year undergraduate withdrawal
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Study of 150 undergraduates who withdrew from higher education during their first year explores part...
Author(s)
Harrison,N
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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Part-time students and part-time study in higher education in the UK, Strand 3: a survey of students' attitudes and experiences of part-time study and its costs 2005/06
Abstract
The report is about undergraduate students' experience of, and attitudes towards, part-time study, i...
Author(s)
Callender,C. | Wilkinson,D. | Mackinon,K
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2006
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The international student experience report 2006
Abstract
Survey of the international student experience in the UK.
Author(s)
Ipsos MORI
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Experience of international students in the UK | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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Evolution of student interest in science and technology studies policy report
Abstract
Summary of trends in student interest in science and technology. Found decline in relative numbers o...
Author(s)
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Global Science Forum
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Reasons for study and choice of course | International
Date
01/01/2006
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Perceptions of European higher education in third countries
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This is a report of a study of the perception of European higher education in third (non-European) c...
Author(s)
Academic Cooperation Association
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Experience of international students in the UK | International
Date
01/01/2006
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The first year experience survey
Abstract
Preliminary findings from a project on first year students' experiences, which has found that the ma...
Author(s)
Higher Education Academy
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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The first-year experience: a review of literature for the Higher Education Academy (executive summary)
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Findings of a literature review of the first-year experience. The main conclusion is that there is n...
Author(s)
Harvey,L. | Drew,S. | Smith,M
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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University and course choice, implications for positioning, recruitment and marketing
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This research aimed to discover the factors students consider important in their decision-making rel...
Author(s)
Maringe,F
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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An exploratory study of the factors influencing undergraduate student choice: the case of higher education in Scotland
Abstract
This article explores the factors influencing student choice at six contrasting universities in Scot...
Author(s)
Briggs,S
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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Nuffield review of higher education focus groups: preliminary report
Abstract
Report outlining themes emerging from research to establish what HE would ideally like the 14-19 pha...
Author(s)
Wilde,S. | Wright,S. | Hayward,G. | Johnson,J. | Skerrett,R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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The impact of commercially promoted vocational degrees on the student experience
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Research exploring related tensions that students experience about vocational marketing and communic...
Author(s)
Molesworth,M. | Scullion,R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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International students of speech and language therapy in the UK: choices about where to study and whether to return
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Study exploring the reasons why international students on speech and language therapy courses study ...
Author(s)
Goldbart,J. | Marshall,J. | Evans,I
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2005
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Attitudes to higher education and part-time degrees among 16-18 year olds
Abstract
Study exploring the factors affecting young people's decisions about higher education and in particu...
Author(s)
MORI
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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Schools omnibus 2005 (wave 11). A research study among 11-16 year olds on behalf of the Sutton Trust
Abstract
Survey of secondary school pupils about their attitudes towards higher education, including reasons ...
Author(s)
MORI
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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On track - class of 2004: longitudinal survey of learners, sweep one
Abstract
Longitudinal survey - this being the first sweep - looking at the impact on the learning experiences...
Author(s)
MORI Scotland
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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Learning journeys: the experiences of students working towards a foundation degree
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This paper reports on a series of interviews held with students in the middle of a Foundation Degree...
Author(s)
Tierney,S. | Slack,K
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2005
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'It was nothing to do with the university, it was just the people'; the role of social support in the first year experience of higher education
Abstract
This article argues that to understand higher education student retention, equal emphasis needs to b...
Author(s)
Wilcox,P. | Winn,S. | Fyvie-Gauld,M
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Student accommodation and welfare | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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Four perspectives on transition: English literature from sixth form to university
Abstract
Compares the perspectives on studying English of sixth form students, sixth form teachers and lectur...
Author(s)
Green,A
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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