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Active ageing and universities: engaging older learners
Abstract
A report on how UK universities might respond to the growing demand for higher education courses fro...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Age
Date
01/01/2010
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The impact of the process to promote equality and diversity in the Research Assessment Exercise 2008
Abstract
Report of qualitative research into documentation and sample interviews to review the impact of the ...
Author(s)
Manfredi,S. | Vickers,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Age | Ethnic minorities | RAE/REF and indicators of success | Gender
Date
01/01/2009
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Selection of staff for inclusion in RAE2008
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An investigation of how the physical and demographic characteristics of an individual influenced the...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Research | Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Gender | Ethnic minorities | Age | Disability
Date
01/01/2009
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Demand for higher education to 2029
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This is a report on the demand for higher education in England and its main influences – changes i...
Author(s)
Bekhradnia,B. | Bailey,N
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Age | Gender
Date
01/01/2008
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The future size and shape of the higher education sector in the UK: demographic projections
Abstract
This report is about the projected future size and shape of higher education in the UK.
Author(s)
Brown,N. | Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation | Gender
Date
01/01/2008
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University is not just for young people: Working adults' perceptions of and orientation to higher education
Abstract
A study of the perceptions and intentions towards entering higher education of working adults aged b...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Bates,P. | Hunt,J. | Bellis,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Clinical academic staffing levels in UK dental schools
Abstract
The report presents data on staffing levels, age and gender distribution of clinical academic staff ...
Author(s)
Fitzpatrick,S
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Staff recruitment and retention | Gender | Age
Date
01/01/2008
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University is not just for young people: Working adults' perceptions of and orientation to higher education
Abstract
A study of the perceptions and intentions towards entering higher education of working adults aged b...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Bates,P. | Hunt,W. | Bellis,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Age | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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Clinical academic staffing levels in UK medical schools
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The report presents data on staffing levels, age and gender distribution of clinical academic staff ...
Author(s)
Aldridge,J. | Fitzpatrick,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Gender | Staff recruitment and retention | Age
Date
01/01/2008
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Key data on higher education in Europe. 2007 edition
Abstract
Data on higher education in Europe focussing on participation, financial issues, international stude...
Author(s)
European Commission, Eurydice and Eurostat
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Gender | International
Date
01/01/2007
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Hard lessons for lifelong learners? Age and experience in the graduate labour market
Abstract
Qualitative and quantitative study of a class of 1995 graduates explores early career development an...
Author(s)
Purcell,K. | Wilton,N. | Elias,P
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Age
Date
01/01/2007
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The incidence and outcomes associated with the late attainment of qualifications in the UK
Abstract
Statistical analysis of Labour Force Survey data (1996-2000) assessing the attainment of vocational ...
Author(s)
Conlon,G
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Age | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2005
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Seven years on: graduate careers in a changing labour market
Abstract
Study of graduate careers and change in the labour market. Looks at graduate occupations, use of ski...
Author(s)
Purcell,K. | Elias,P
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Age | Gender
Date
01/01/2004
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Becoming a mature student: how adult applicants weight the advantages and disadvantages of higher education
Abstract
A study exploring the factors that influence mature applicants' decision-making when applying to hig...
Author(s)
Osborne,M. | Marks,A. | Turner,E
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2004
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Higher education management statistics. Sector level 2002/03
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Data showing trends in mature students' applications to higher education between 1997 and 2003. It ...
Author(s)
Higher Education Statistics Agency
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Age | Annual statistics
Date
01/01/2004
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Access to what? Converting education opportunity into employment opportunity
Abstract
Report of a project on the employment prospects of students from socially disadvantaged groups.
Author(s)
Brennan,J. | Shah,T
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Ethnic minorities | Age
Date
01/01/2003
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Intrinsic motivation and self-esteem in traditional and mature students at a post-1992 university in the north-east of England
Abstract
Study exploring self-esteem and intrinsic motivation towards learning to help explain why mature stu...
Author(s)
Murphy,H. | Roopchand,N
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Progression and completion rates | Gender
Date
01/01/2003
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Intrinsic motivation and self-esteem in traditional and mature students at a post-1992 university in the north-east of England
Abstract
Study exploring self-esteem and intrinsic motivation towards learning to help explain why mature stu...
Author(s)
Murpy,H. | Roopchand,N
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Student learning | Gender
Date
01/01/2003
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The graduate experience 2002 report
Abstract
Annual survey report on the early experiences in the labour market of 2002 graduates. Shows the imp...
Author(s)
Collective Enterprises Limited
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Careers services/advisers | Age | Gender
Date
01/01/2003
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Another look at the role of age, gender and subject as predictors of academic attainment in higher education
Abstract
This study investigated predictors of attainment in students awarded first degrees by institutions o...
Author(s)
Richardson,J. | Woodley,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age | Student learning | Gender
Date
01/01/2003
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