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University admissions & vocational qualifications: two years on
Abstract
A follow-on study examining the changes that have taken place in vocational admissions in 14 univers...
Author(s)
Sinclair,E. | Connor,H
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2008
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Compact schemes in higher education institutions
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Report on the development and contribution of ‘compact schemes' to outreach and recruitment activi...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2008
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Higher degrees: postgraduate study in the UK 2000/01 to 2005/06
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This is a report on UK postgraduate participation, finance and destinations.
Author(s)
Artess,J. | Ball,C. | Mok,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2008
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Interim evaluation of Lifelong Learning Networks
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Report of a formative evaluation of Lifelong Learning Networks highlighting progress made so far and...
Author(s)
Centre for Higher Education Research and Information
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Barriers to participation | Lifelong learning
Date
01/01/2008
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Widening participation in higher education
Abstract
Analysis of whether the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills, HEFCE the Office for Fai...
Author(s)
National Audit Office
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Mapping provision and participation in postgraduate creative arts and design
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This is a report on a study of the provision of and participation in postgraduate courses in creativ...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Connor,H. | Hunt,W
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2008
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Trends in applications, applicants and acceptances to mathematics, physics, chemistry, engineering and biology between the years 2002 and 2007
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This is a report on a study of trends in applications, applicants and acceptances to five degree cou...
Author(s)
UCAS Research Team
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Fair admissions to higher education - a review of the implementation of the Schwartz report principles three years on: Report 1 - Executive summary and conclusions
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Report summarising research into sector-wide admissions policies three years after Schwartz publishe...
Author(s)
McCaig,C. | Bowers-Brown,T. | Slack,K. | Barley,R. | Adnett,N. | Cripps,C. | Wolstenholme,C. | Willis,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2008
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University admissions by individual schools
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Admission to the leading research universities is dominated by a few highly socially and academicall...
Author(s)
Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
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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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Aimhigher area studies
Abstract
Part of the Aimhigher Evidence Programme commissioned by HEFCE, this report is based on a study of s...
Author(s)
EKOS Consulting
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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Managerialism and equalities; tensions within widening access policy and practice for disabled students in UK universities
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The paper is based on a four-year longitudinal project looking at the experiences of disabled studen...
Author(s)
Riddell,S. | Weeden,E. | Fuller,M. | Healey,M. | Hurst,A. | Kelly,K. | Piggot,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2007
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Use of an aptitude test in university entrance - a validity study: Relationships between SAT scores, attainment measures and background variables
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This report explores the relationships between SAT Reasoning Test scores, attainment measures (A lev...
Author(s)
Kirkup,C. | Schagen,I. | Wheater,R. | Morrison,J. | Whetton,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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Vocational A levels and university entry: is there parity of esteem
Abstract
The analysis suggests that the fact that the participation rates for entry to higher education of th...
Author(s)
Vickers,P. | Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
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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The pattern of subject provision in Scotland's colleges and higher education institutions
Abstract
This report is on the pattern of further and higher education subject provision in Scotland.
Author(s)
Carmichael,E. | Reibig,A
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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Vocational A levels and university entry: is there parity of esteem
Abstract
The analysis suggests that the fact that participation rates for entry to higher education of those ...
Author(s)
Vickers,P. | Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2007
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Part-time undergraduates in postsecondary education: 2003-04
Abstract
This report is about part-time students’ experiences and outcomes in post-secondary education in the...
Author(s)
Chen,X
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
International | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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Review of widening participation research: addressing the barriers to widening participation in higher education
Abstract
This report tries to understand the barriers to participation in higher education experienced by pot...
Author(s)
Gorrard,S. | Smith,E. | May,H. | Thomas,L. | Adnett,N. | Slack,K
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Institutional and regional differences | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/07/2006
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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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