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Summary Title
Is higher education becoming a commodity?
Abstract
Evidence is provided to show that the ability of US private institutions to engage in price discrimi...
Author(s)
Doti,J
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Finance | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Do parental cash transfers weaken performance in college?
Abstract
Study found that US students receiving financial support failed courses more often, were at higher r...
Author(s)
Bodvarsson,O. B. | Walker,R. L
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | International
Date
01/01/2004
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The scientific impact of nations
Abstract
Reports on the quantity and quality of science in different countries.
Author(s)
King,D
Theme(s)
Research | Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
RAE/REF and indicators of success | Exploitation of research | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Considering the UK honours degree clasification method - international summary
Abstract
Report provides details of methods of grading and classifying systems for undergraduate programmes u...
Author(s)
Denholm,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Assessment and feedback | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Higher education attrition rates 1994-2002: a brief overview
Abstract
The paper provides simple measures of attrition at institutional level in Australian higher educatio...
Author(s)
Lukic,T. | Broadbent,A. | Maclachlan,M
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Retention and completion | International
Date
01/01/2004
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What difference does a major make? The influence of college major field on persistence by African American and White students
Abstract
This paper examines the similarities and differences in the choice of major and its relationship to ...
Author(s)
St. John,E. | Hu,S. | Simmons,A. | Faye Carter,D. | Weber,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | International | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2004
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College persistence on the rise? Changes in 5-year degree completion and postsecondary persistence rates between 1994 and 2000
Abstract
The study finds no overall change in the 5-year bachelor's degree completion rate, but finds changes...
Author(s)
National Center for Education Statistics
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Retention and completion | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Student and staff perceptions of the importance of generic skills in science
Abstract
The paper discusses the findings of a survey of staff and undergraduate students at one university i...
Author(s)
Leggett,M. | Kinnear,A. | Boyce,M. | Bennett,I
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
International | Graduate attributes
Date
01/01/2004
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Enhancing student performance through cooperative learning in physical sciences
Abstract
This article describes the implementation of cooperative learning and group work assessment in a phy...
Author(s)
Gupta,M
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Assessment and feedback | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Left behind: unequal opportunity in higher education
Abstract
Secondary analysis of data and other sources to show that the premium associated with educational ac...
Author(s)
Kahlenberg,R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Socio-economic groups | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Assessing the role of internships in the career-oriented employment of graduating college students
Abstract
US study assessing the relationship between completion of a work placement before graduation and sec...
Author(s)
Callanan,G. | Benzing,C
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Cross-border higher education: an analysis of current trends, policy strategies and future scenarios
Abstract
This paper analyses the trends in different forms of cross-border higher education: student mobility...
Author(s)
Larsen,K. | Momii,K. | Vincent-Lancrin,S
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Developing generic skills at university, during work placement and in employment: graduates' perceptions
Abstract
The most important factors for effective learning (at university, on work placement, and in employme...
Author(s)
Crebert,G. | Bates,M. | Bell,B. | Patrick,C-J. | Cragnolini,V
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements | International | Graduate attributes
Date
01/01/2004
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Achieving Bologna convergence: is ECTS failing to make the grade?
Abstract
Examines problems in calculating and using the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) grades and fin...
Author(s)
Karran,T
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Credit accumulation and transfer | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Considering the UK honours degree classification method - international summary
Abstract
Report provides details of methods of grading and classifying systems for undergraduate programmes u...
Author(s)
Denholm,J
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
External review methods | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Staff perceptions of factors related to non-completion in higher education
Abstract
An investigation of academic staff's understanding of student retention and progression in Australia...
Author(s)
Taylor,J. | Bedford,T
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Retention and completion | International
Date
01/01/2004
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A guide to the research evidence on teaching-research relations
Abstract
Summary review of research evidence for a relationship between teaching and research.
Author(s)
Jenkins,A
Theme(s)
Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Institutional research infrastructure | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Class of 2000: Profile of postsecondary graduates and student debt
Abstract
Analysis of 2002 data drawn from the Canadian National Graduates Survey. This entry focuses on stud...
Author(s)
Allen,M. | Vaillancourt,C
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
International | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2004
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Gathering faculty teaching evaluations by in-class and online surveys: their effects on response rates and evaluations
Abstract
The aim of the study was to compare student evaluations of teaching completed in-class with those co...
Author(s)
Dommeyer,C. | Baum,P. | Hanna,R. | Chapman,K
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student engagement | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Improving online learning: student perceptions of useful and challenging characteristics
Abstract
A survey of graduate students that found course design, learner motivation, time management, and 'co...
Author(s)
Song,L. | Singleton,E. | Hill,J. | Koh,M
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | International | E-learning/online learning (including distance learning)
Date
01/01/2004
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