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Summary Title
University selection: information requirements and importance
Abstract
Study looking at the types of information school leavers require and feel is important to help them ...
Author(s)
Veloutsou,C. | Lewis,J. | Paton,R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2004
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Diagnostic testing for mathematics
Abstract
This report contains a review of the current diagnostic testing tools and procedures in place for ma...
Author(s)
Learning and Teaching Support Network (LTSN)
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2003
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Research into retention and non-completion in HE
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Study found that poor course selection, the paucity of student preparation, and the crucial role of ...
Author(s)
Davies,D. | Juffs,P. | Sutherland,E. | Williams,P
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2003
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Getting them in: an investigation of factors affecting progression to higher education of 16-19 year olds in full-time education
Abstract
Report on a study investigating factors influencing progression from college to university, particul...
Author(s)
McGrath,S. | Millen,P
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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Offers and rejection rates for a range of subjects at leading universities
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A survey of admissions patterns - offer and rejection rates - among 13 subjects at 30 pre-1992 unive...
Author(s)
Evans,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2003
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Improving student achievement in English higher education
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Study examining student completion and achievement, and why students withdraw and how completion and...
Author(s)
National Audit Office
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2002
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Supporting students applying to higher education (summary report)
Abstract
Survey of teachers and lecturers in schools and colleges in England about the support and advice pro...
Author(s)
Keys,W. | Mason,K. | Kendall,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2002
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Edinburgh, Exeter, East London - or unemployment? A review of research on young people's higher education choices
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The paper reviews the research on the factors that influence young people's higher education choices...
Author(s)
Brooks,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2002
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The right choice?
Abstract
This longitudinal study of 4,000 students shows that most UK FT UG students are happy with the choic...
Author(s)
Connor,H. | Pearson,R. | Pollard,E. | Tyers,C. | Willison,R. | Institute for Employment
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2001
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University league tables and rankings: a critical analysis, (Paper No 30)
Abstract
Report analysing the five main university league tables used in five countries and exploring areas o...
Author(s)
Provan,D. | Abercromby,K
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
International | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2000
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Trends in the first year experience in Australian universities
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Report of an analysis of trends in the perceptions and behaviours of first year undergraduate studen...
Author(s)
McInnis,C. | James,R. | Hartley,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2000
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Fantasy in higher education: university and college league tables
Abstract
Article provides a history of league tables in the UK and their use in other countries. Concludes t...
Author(s)
Bowden,R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2000
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Providing public information on the quality and standards of higher education courses
Abstract
Study of the information needs of applicants to higher education and graduate recruiters, and curren...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/1999
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Making the right choice
Abstract
Survey of school students, applicants for full-time undergraduate courses and first year students.
Author(s)
Institute for Employment Studies
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/1999
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Throwing your brains at it: higher education, markets and choice
Abstract
Survey of school students, their parents and careers guidance teachers. Found that working class pa...
Author(s)
Pugsley,L
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/1998
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