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University choice: what influences the decisions of academically successful post-16 students?
Abstract
This article reports on an on-going study on the effect of a bursary scheme on recruitment to Cambri...
Author(s)
Whitehead,J. M. | Raffan,J. | Deaney,R
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 | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/01/2006
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Progressing to higher education: vocational qualifications and admissions
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Issues affecting the entry of vocationally qualified learners to degree study.
Author(s)
Connor,H. | Sinclair,E. | Banerju,N
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2006
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Towards evidence-based recruitment processes in the UK
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This paper, based on a study of the first year performance, aims to inform the practice of admission...
Author(s)
McKay,A
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2006
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Opportunity and equity: developing a framework for good practice in compact schemes
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Report which reviews current arrangements for compact scheme and makes recommendations for good prac...
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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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Widening Participation: a review - report to the Minister of State for Higher Education and Lifelong Learning
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The purpose of this document is to survey the field of widening participation, to provide a progress...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Institutional and regional differences | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Institutional admissions policies in higher education: a widening participation perspective
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An analysis of how higher education institutions have responded to the government policy to increase...
Author(s)
Greenbank,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2006
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Ethnicity, Muslims and higher education entry in Britain
Abstract
The research indicates that despite the fact that the rates of participation in higher education of ...
Author(s)
Modood,T
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Ethnic minorities
Date
01/01/2006
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Changing fee regimes and their impact on student attitudes to higher education
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Study considers the potential impact of the variable fees regime in England on young people's decisi...
Author(s)
Foskett,N. | Roberts,D. | Maringe,F
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2006
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Nuffield review of higher education focus groups: preliminary report
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Report outlining themes emerging from research to establish what HE would ideally like the 14-19 pha...
Author(s)
Wilde,S. | Wright,S. | Hayward,G. | Johnson,J. | Skerrett,R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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National evaluation of Aimhigher: Survey of higher education institutions, further education colleges and work-based learning providers
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This study shows that Aimhigher has had a significant impact on widening participation activities.
Author(s)
Bowers-Brown,T. | McCaig,C. | Stevens,A. | Harvey,L
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2006
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State school admissions to our leading universities: an update to 'The missing 3000'
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An analysis of HEFCE's performance indicators and the benchmarks used shows that around 3,000 well-q...
Author(s)
Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Institutional and regional differences | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2005
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Eurostudent 2005. Social and economic conditions of student life in Europe 2005
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Survey of students from eleven European countries on the social and economic conditions of student l...
Author(s)
Hochschul Informations System
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | International
Date
01/01/2005
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New variable fee arrangements: Baseline institutional case studies for the Independent Commission
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This research forms the baseline for a two-part study investigating the effects of variable fee refo...
Author(s)
Temple,P. | Farrant,J. | Shattock,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2005
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Northern Ireland domiciled higher education applicants: an analysis of UCAS data - 2003/04 academic year
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This is a report on the characteristics and choices of Northern Ireland domiciled full-time undergra...
Author(s)
Northern Ireland Statistics and Learning Agency
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2005
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An analysis of the progression of advanced apprentices to higher education in England: A report by the University Vocational Awards Council
Abstract
A report of an investigation into the purposes, intentions and opportunities of Advanced Apprentices...
Author(s)
Seddon,V
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2005
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Higher education admissions: assessment of bias
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A re-analysis of data to establish whether the findings of an earlier study that ethnic minority app...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2005
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Annual survey of counselling in further and higher education 2003/04
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Annual survey of UK counselling services in the further and higher education sectors.
Author(s)
Association of University and College Counselling
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2005
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Performance indicators and widening participation in UK higher education
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The aim of the paper is to critically evaluate and make recommendations about improving the usefulne...
Author(s)
Pugh,G. | Coates,G. | Adnett,N
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2005
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Factors affecting applications to Oxford and Cambridge - repeat survey
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This report investigates teachers' and students' views on the factors affecting students' choices of...
Author(s)
Ridley,K. | White,K. | Styles,B. | Morrison,J
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 | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2005
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From the margins to the mainstream: embedding widening participation in higher education
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An exploration of the development of widening participation activity across the UK higher education ...
Author(s)
Universities UK | SCOP
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2005
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