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Different strokes for different folks: diverse students in diverse institutions - experiences of higher education
Abstract
Study looking at the experiences of working class and middle class students at four different higher...
Author(s)
Crozier,G. | Reay,D. | Clayton,J. | Colliander,L. | Grinstead,J
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2008
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The first-year experience of higher education in the UK (final report)
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Report on the final phase of a project looking at the reasons students do no return for the second y...
Author(s)
Yorke,M. | Longden,B
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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Tracking the university and college experience in Scotland: what do international students think? Comparing the experience, two years on.
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This study provides a snapshot of what international students in Scotland think is important and how...
Author(s)
Barot,N. | Nightingale,F
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2008
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Futuretrack. Applying for higher education - the diversity of career choices, plans and expectations
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Interim report of a major longitudinal study aimed at exploring the process and motivations for ente...
Author(s)
Purcell,K. | Elias,P. | Ellison,R. | Atfield,G. | Adam,D. | Livanos,I
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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Which university? A study of the influence of cost and information factors on Scottish undergraduate choice
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Explores, through a survey of first year students, how undergraduate choice of institution may be in...
Author(s)
Briggs,S. | Wilson,A
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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Benchmarking the provision of student services for international students in higher education institutions
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This survey investigates the proposed implementation of an agreed benchmark for the range of service...
Author(s)
UKCOSA: The Council for International Education
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Student accommodation and welfare | International
Date
01/01/2007
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Student experience report 2007
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This annual survey of students' views on university life and factors influencing the choice of unive...
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TNS
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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The first-year experience in higher education in the UK
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Study of first year students' experience. Found teaching and learning were generally good but some ...
Author(s)
Yorke,M. | Longden,B
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2007
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Great expectations: students' views of university careers services
Abstract
An on-line survey about university careers services.
Author(s)
Doctorjob.com
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2006
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Improving information: HEI's provision of online financial information. A research study and good practice guidance for the Office for Fair Access
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This is a report of a study of financial information on the websites of UK higher education institut...
Author(s)
Ipsos MORI
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2006
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Effective cost-sharing models in higher education: Insights from low-income students in Australian universities
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This paper examines the trend in shifting university costs from national governments to individual s...
Author(s)
Rasmussen,C
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Cost of study, living and financial support | International
Date
01/01/2006
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The first-year experience: a review of literature for the Higher Education Academy (executive summary)
Abstract
Findings of a literature review of the first-year experience. The main conclusion is that there is n...
Author(s)
Harvey,L. | Drew,S. | Smith,M
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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On track - class of 2004: longitudinal survey of learners, sweep one
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Longitudinal survey - this being the first sweep - looking at the impact on the learning experiences...
Author(s)
MORI Scotland
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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Responding to student needs
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This publication reports on one of two enhancement themes identified by QAA Scotland for 2003-04. Th...
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Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Theme(s)
Student experience | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2005
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Consultation and reliability of information sources pertaining to university selection - some questions answered?
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Research on what information sources are consulted by school leavers in the process of selecting a u...
Author(s)
Veloutsou,C. | Paton,R. | Lewis,J
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2005
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The information, advice and guidance needs of foundation degree students - report of an AGCAS survey
Abstract
A survey of foundation degree students about their reasons for doing the course, their plans afterwa...
Author(s)
Jackson,C. | Tunnah,E
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2005
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Parents and higher education in the north-east of England: attitudes, concerns, influence and engagement
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Study undertaken in the north-east which exlores parents' attitudes towards higher education - their...
Author(s)
Dodgson,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2004
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Review of gap year provision
Abstract
This report provides a baseline overview of the policy and issues surrounding gap year in the UK.
Author(s)
Jones,A
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2004
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More school? Factors affecting decisions to apply to higher education institutions amongst under-represented young people
Abstract
This report documents research in five schools across Scotland to identify pupils' decisions to appl...
Author(s)
Bartley,U
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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Measuring quality: a comparison of the US News rankings and NSSE benchmarks
Abstract
Study focusing on the validity of college guidebooks and rankings as used in the USA. The study rai...
Author(s)
Pike,G
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | International
Date
01/01/2004
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