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Losing out? Socioeconomic disadvantage and experience in further and higher education
Abstract
Research looking into the educational, economic, and cultural and social barriers affecting disadvan...
Author(s)
Forsyth,A. | Furlong,A
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2003
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Challenging cultures? Student conceptions of 'belonging' and 'isolation' at a post-1992 university
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Study looking at non-traditional students and their conceptions of belonging and isolation at univer...
Author(s)
Read,B. | Archer,L. | Leathwood,C
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2003
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Discussing higher education choices: differences and difficulties
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Using qualitative data drawn from a study of young people between the ages of 16 and 18, this paper ...
Author(s)
Brooks,R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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Money matters: what did you do with your ILA?
Abstract
Study in one Scottish university looking at the use of ILAs by adult part-time learners and the impa...
Author(s)
McGillivray,A. | Knox,H
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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Young people's higher education choices: the role of family and friends
Abstract
Study of sixth form college students from the lower middle classes, their understanding of higher ed...
Author(s)
Brooks,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2003
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Getting them in: an investigation of factors affecting progression to higher education of 16-19 year olds in full-time education
Abstract
Report on a study investigating factors influencing progression from college to university, particul...
Author(s)
McGrath,S. | Millen,P
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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Offers and rejection rates for a range of subjects at leading universities
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A survey of admissions patterns - offer and rejection rates - among 13 subjects at 30 pre-1992 unive...
Author(s)
Evans,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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Surviving first year. Access, retention and value added, Report on the 2000-2001 Pilot
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Interim report on the first phase of a study focusing on the relationship between access (and academ...
Author(s)
Foster,J. | Houston,M. | Knox,H. | Rimmer,R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/07/2002
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Gender issues in parental involvement in student choices of higher education
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Study showing that gender is highly significant in higher education choice processes.
Author(s)
David,M. | Ball,S. | Davies,J. | Reay,D
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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The impact of facilities on student choice of university
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Survey of undergraduates starting university in 2000 and 2001 which investigates factors influencing...
Author(s)
Price,I. | Matzdorf,F. | Smith,L. | Agahi,H
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2002
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The determinants of young women's intentions about education, career development and family life
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Study examining the factors affecting young women's plans about education.
Author(s)
Marks,G. | Houston,D
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Gender
Date
01/01/2002
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Edinburgh, Exeter, East London - or unemployment? A review of research on young people's higher education choices
Abstract
The paper reviews the research on the factors that influence young people's higher education choices...
Author(s)
Brooks,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2002
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The employment of UK graduates: comparisons with Europe and Japan
Abstract
Twelve-country study of graduate employment (including UK). Entry focuses on graduates' views of HE...
Author(s)
Centre for Higher Education Research and Information
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2001
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An evaluation of factors influencing the academic self-concept,self-esteem and academic stress for direct and re-entry students in higher education
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This research investigates the impact of age, gender, past experiences of school and motivations for...
Author(s)
Michie,F. | Glachan,M. | Bray,D
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2001
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Trends in the first year experience in Australian universities
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Report of an analysis of trends in the perceptions and behaviours of first year undergraduate studen...
Author(s)
McInnis,C. | James,R. | Hartley,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2000
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Making the right choice
Abstract
Survey of school students, applicants for full-time undergraduate courses and first year students.
Author(s)
Institute for Employment Studies
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/1999
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