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Confronting similar challenges? Disabled and non-disabled students' learning and assessment experiences
Abstract
The article finds that while disabled students confront barriers of access in their learning and ass...
Author(s)
Madriaga,M. | Hanson,K. | Heaton,C. | Kay,H. | Newitt,S. | Walker,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Student learning
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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The academic attainment of students with disabilities in UK higher education
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This article examines whether disablement can be used as a predictor of academic attainment.
Author(s)
Richardson,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2009
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Evaluation of provision and support for disabled students in higher education
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Evaluation of levels of support for disabled students in higher education in England and Wales.
Author(s)
Centre for Disability Studies | School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Disability
Date
01/01/2009
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Selection of staff for inclusion in RAE2008
Abstract
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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Disabled students and higher education
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This report is about the participation of disabled students in higher education in England and Wales...
Author(s)
Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Disability
Date
01/01/2009
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What happens next? A report on the first destinations of 2007 disabled graduates
Abstract
This is a report of a study that compares the destinations of 2007 graduates according to whether th...
Author(s)
Leacy,A. | Tunnah,E
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2009
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Inclusion by degrees: experiences of disabled students on foundation degrees
Abstract
Study on disabled students' participation in foundation degrees.
Author(s)
Foundation Degree Forward
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Disability | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2008
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Managerialism and equalities; tensions within widening access policy and practice for disabled students in UK universities
Abstract
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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Improving the experiences of disabled students in higher education
Abstract
This is a report on a project which explored the processes of becoming and being a disabled student ...
Author(s)
Jacklin,A. | Robinson,C. | O' | Meara,L. | Harris,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Disability
Date
01/01/2007
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Disabled students in London: A review of higher and further education, including students with learning difficulties
Abstract
A report on the position of disabled students in London.
Author(s)
Barer,R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Disability
Date
01/01/2007
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Dyslexia and difficulties with study skills in higher education
Abstract
This article presents findings from a survey of students with and without dyslexia in a sample of Br...
Author(s)
Mortimore,T. | Ray Crozier,W
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Gender
Date
01/01/2006
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Accommodating disability in higher education: a closer look at the evidence for a mainstream framework for learning support
Abstract
This article presents a reanalysis of a previous study that supported a mainstream framework for lea...
Author(s)
Wright,B
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2005
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Support for students with mental health difficulties in higher education: the students' perspective
Abstract
Case studies of students with mental health difficulties and their experiences of higher education.
Author(s)
Tinklin,T. | Riddell,S. | Wilson,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Student accommodation and welfare
Date
01/01/2005
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Students with dyslexia: research projects at Northumbria University
Abstract
Differences in academic performance between dyslexic and non-dyslexic students at Northumbria Univer...
Author(s)
Gannon-Leary,P. | Smailes,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2004
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Policy and provision for disabled students in higher education in Scotland and England: the current state of play
Abstract
This article summarises the current state of policy and provision for disabled students in Scotland ...
Author(s)
Tinklin,T. | Riddell,S. | Wilson,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Disability
Date
01/01/2004
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Barriers to learning: a systematic study of the experience of disabled students in one university
Abstract
Results of a survey on the experience that disabled students in higher education have of barriers to...
Author(s)
Fuller,M. | Healey,M. | Bradley,A. | Hall,T
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2004
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Policy and provision for disabled students in higher education in Scotland and England: the current state of play
Abstract
This article summarises the current state of policy and provision for disabled students in Scotland ...
Author(s)
Tinklin,T. | Riddell,S. | Wilson,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Disability
Date
01/01/2004
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Aspiration raising and transition of disabled students from further education to higher education: final report
Abstract
Report on the aspiration raising, outreach and transition of disabled students from further educatio...
Author(s)
National Disability Team and Skill: National Bureau for Students with Disabilities
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Disability
Date
01/01/2004
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University education for all? Barriers to full inclusion of students with disabilities in Australian universities
Abstract
This paper examines the attitudinal barriers that exist and hinder the full participation of people ...
Author(s)
Ryan,J. | Struhs,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | International
Date
01/01/2004
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