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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the initial impact of the introduction of variable tuition fee...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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Staying the course: an econometric analysis of the characteristics most associated with student attrition beyond the first year of higher education
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Summary: This report is an analysis of how the probability of a first year student proceeding to the...
Author(s)
Bailey,M. | Borooah,V
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Gender | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2007
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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the initial impact of the introduction of variable tuition fee...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Finance | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2007
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Measuring progress: an evaluative study of Aimhigher South West 2003-2006
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The paper raises three policy issues concerning widening participation: targeting, sustainability an...
Author(s)
Hatt,S. | Baxter,A. | Tate,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2007
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Summary Title
Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the impact of the introduction of variable tuition fees. Foun...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Impact of access regulator
Date
01/01/2007
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False uniqueness: the self-perception of new entrants to higher education in the UK and its implications for access - a pilot study
Abstract
This paper, based on a study of the first year performance, aims to inform the practice of admission...
Author(s)
Thorpe,A. | Snell,M. | Hoskins,S. | Bryant,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2007
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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the impact of the introduction of variable tuition fees. Foun...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Socio-economic groups | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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From policy to practice: pupil's responses to widening participation initiatives
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The paper examines how policy discourse of widening participation is reflected in the attitudes and ...
Author(s)
Baxter,A. | Tate,J. | Hatt,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2007
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Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge: a policy evaluation using the Labour Force Survey
Abstract
Research using the Labour Force Survey to evaluate the Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge policy. Over...
Author(s)
Emmerson,C. | Frayne,C. | McNally,S. | Silva,O
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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Opportunity and equity: developing a framework for good practice in compact schemes
Abstract
Report which reviews current arrangements for compact scheme and makes recommendations for good prac...
Author(s)
University of Leeds
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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A massive university or a university for the masses?': Continuity and change in higher education in Spain and England
Abstract
This paper is about the differential consequences of the 'massification' of higher education in deve...
Author(s)
Langa Rosado,D. | David,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
International | Barriers to participation | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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Success sustained? A follow-up study of the "destined for success?" cohort
Abstract
This paper is on the latest stage of a longitudinal research programme on the educational, occupatio...
Author(s)
Power,S. | Whitty,G. | Edwards,T
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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Balancing paid work and studies: working (-class) students in higher education
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This article explores undergraduate students' experiences of paid work during term-time and their st...
Author(s)
Moreau,M. | Leathwood,C
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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Evaluation of Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge follow-up surveys of Opportunity Bursary applicants 2001/02 and 2002/03
Abstract
This report presents findings from the follow-up surveys of young people who applied for Opportunity...
Author(s)
Pennell,H. | Hind,A. | West,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2006
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La noblesse d'etat anglaise? Social class and progression to postgraduate study
Abstract
An investigation into the relationship between social class and progression to postgraduate study in...
Author(s)
Wakeling,P
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Postgraduate level (i.e. masters, doctorates)
Date
01/01/2005
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Graduates from disadvantaged families. Early labour market experiences
Abstract
Report investigating the factors affecting transition from higher education to the labour market in ...
Author(s)
Furlong,A. | Cartmel,F
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Careers services/advisers | Socio-economic groups | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2005
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Where shall we widen it? Higher education and the age participation rate in Wales
Abstract
Article on the representation of minority ethnic groups and different social classes in higher educa...
Author(s)
Gorard,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2005
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The impact of increased fees on participation in higher education in England
Abstract
This article explores recent research evidence on the possible impact of higher education reforms in...
Author(s)
Pennell,H. | West,A
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2005
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Does the fear of debt deter students from higher education?
Abstract
This paper examines the relationship between prospective students' attitudes to debt and their decis...
Author(s)
Callender,C. | Jackson,J
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2005
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The impact of increased fees on participation in higher education in England
Abstract
This article explores recent research evidence on the possible impact of higher education reforms in...
Author(s)
Pennell,H. | West,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2005
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