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The student panel - the decliners study 2005, overview report
Abstract
This study looks at the reasons why students reject an institution and what factors influence their ...
Author(s)
Opinionpanel Research
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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Seize that chance! Leaving home and transitions to higher education
Abstract
Article investigating the experiences of higher education students who live at home.
Author(s)
Patiniotis,J. | Holdsworth,C
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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The employability of history students
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Report of a survey investigating the perceived and possessed skills levels of history students and g...
Author(s)
Nicholls,D
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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The information, advice and guidance needs of foundation degree students - report of an AGCAS survey
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A survey of foundation degree students about their reasons for doing the course, their plans afterwa...
Author(s)
Jackson,C. | Tunnah,E
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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The first year experience in Australian universities: findings from a decade of studies
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This report provides information on the changes over a ten year period in the attitudes and experien...
Author(s)
Krause,K. | Hartley,R. | James,R. | McInnis,C
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | International
Date
01/01/2005
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A study of accounting students' motives, expectations and preparedness for higher education
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Study exploring the perceptions of first year accounting students in an Irish university.
Author(s)
Byrne,M. | Flood,B
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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Parents and higher education in the north-east of England: attitudes, concerns, influence and engagement
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Study undertaken in the north-east which exlores parents' attitudes towards higher education - their...
Author(s)
Dodgson,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2004
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"It's not all about grades": accounting for gendered degree results in geography at Brunel University
Abstract
Study suggests that male students' lower levels of achievement might be explained by the fact that m...
Author(s)
Smith,F
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Gender
Date
01/01/2004
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School to university. An investigation into the experience of first-year students of English at British universities
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This article looks at the issue of the transition from school to university from a student perspecti...
Author(s)
Smith,K
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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Students' motives for enrolling on business degrees in a post-1992 university
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Study exploring students' motives for participating in HE; improved job prospects and earnings as we...
Author(s)
Bennett,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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Evaluation of foundation degrees - final report
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This report reviews the nature and range of Foundation Degrees (FDs) on offer, the characteristics a...
Author(s)
York Consulting Limited
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Cost of study, living and financial support | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2004
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More school? Factors affecting decisions to apply to higher education institutions amongst under-represented young people
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This report documents research in five schools across Scotland to identify pupils' decisions to appl...
Author(s)
Bartley,U
Theme(s)
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
Date
01/01/2004
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Student attitudes to university education
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Study carried out at a 'prestigious, top five, highly selective university' which was designed to ex...
Author(s)
Furnham,A. | McManus,I
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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From sixth form to university: motivation and transition among high achieving state-school language students
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A study on the access and transition of 19 state-educated students in their first year of a German c...
Author(s)
Macaro,E. | Wingate,U
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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Higher degrees of freedom: the value of postgraduate study
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Research analysing the student experience and the labour market destinations of over 200 postgraduat...
Author(s)
Barber,L. | Pollard,E. | Millmore,B. | Gerova,V
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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Next choices: career choices beyond university
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A report of the experiences of 1,500 individuals who applied to enter higher education in 1998 about...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Pearson,R. | Willison,R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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Academic Survey - March 2003
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A survey of academics found that a high proportion believes that students are more interested in job...
Author(s)
THES/ICM
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
23/05/2003
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Mind the gap: are students prepared for higher education?
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Study exploring how quickly and effectively first year students bridge the gap regarding study habit...
Author(s)
Lowe,H. | Cook,A
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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Education UK: The Prime Minister's initiative
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An evaluation of the PMI which aimed to increase the number of international students at higher educ...
Author(s)
MORI
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2003
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The attitudes of Year 10 pupils in England and Wales to higher education
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A survey of Year 10 pupils' attitudes about higher education - including their aspirations, prepared...
Author(s)
Watson,J. | Church,A
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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