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Progressing to higher education: vocational qualifications and admissions
Abstract
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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Social-class inequalities in education in England and Scotland
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Based on the ESRC funded Education and Youth Transitions project, this paper summarises the findings...
Author(s)
Raffe,D. | Croxford,L. | Iannelli,C. | Shapira,M. | Howieson,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Pathways to higher education: access courses
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This report provides a description of the attributes, progression and outcomes of students on Access...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
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Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2006
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Institutional widening participation policy in higher education: dealing with the 'issue of social class'
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Based on interviews at three English HEIs, this article provides an insight into the way policy on w...
Author(s)
Greenbank,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Muslim women and higher education: identities, experiences and prospects
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Muslim women's experiences of studying in higher education institutions across the UK.
Author(s)
Tyrer,D. | Ahmad,F
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2006
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Demand for higher education to 2020
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Updated projections on the demand for higher education to 2020 (see also AWP 136 and AWP185).
Author(s)
Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
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
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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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Attempting to predict withdrawal from higher education using demographic, psychological and educational measures"
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The article is based on a study, which seeks to identify some of the demographic and psychological f...
Author(s)
Charlton,J. | Barrow,C. | Hornby-Atkinson,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Evaluation of integrated Aimhigher: tracking surveys of young people
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Follow-up surveys of three cohorts of young people aged 16-17, 17-18 and 18-19 to evaluate the impac...
Author(s)
Ireland,E. | Golden,S. | Morris,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2006
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Opportunity and equity: developing a framework for good practice in compact schemes
Abstract
Report which reviews current arrangements for compact scheme and makes recommendations for good prac...
Author(s)
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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Ethnicity, education and employment: final report
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This report is based on case studies from five English universities, which looked at students' exper...
Author(s)
Kimura,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2006
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Who went to college? Socio-economic inequality in entry to higher education in the Republic of Ireland in 2004
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An examination of whether increased admission rates in the Republic of Ireland have led to a reducti...
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O' | Connell,P. J. | McCoy,S. | Clancy,D
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2006
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From college to university: looking backwards, looking forwards
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This paper reports on the first phase of a study of the experiences of students who have entered an ...
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Christie,H. | Cree,V. | Hounsell,J. | McCune,V. | Tett,L
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2006
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A massive university or a university for the masses?': Continuity and change in higher education in Spain and England
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This paper is about the differential consequences of the 'massification' of higher education in deve...
Author(s)
Langa Rosado,D. | David,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
International | Barriers to participation | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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A review of black and minority ethnic participation in higher education
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The report explores the issues around access and achievement by Black and Minority Ethnic students i...
Author(s)
Tolley,J. | Rundle,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Women and science - statistics and indicators: She figures 2006
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This publication provides detailed statistics on the participation of women within the scientific se...
Author(s)
European Commission
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Gender
Date
01/01/2006
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A probability matching approach to further education/higher education transition in Scotland
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This article provides novel data on the proportions of Scottish domiciled former FEC students within...
Author(s)
Osborne,M. | McLaurin,I
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2006
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Gender in Scottish higher education: what's the issue?
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This report examines the issue of gender in Scottish higher education and in the graduate labour mar...
Author(s)
Scottish Funding Council
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Gender | Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2006
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Evaluation of Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge follow-up surveys of Opportunity Bursary applicants 2001/02 and 2002/03
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This report presents findings from the follow-up surveys of young people who applied for Opportunity...
Author(s)
Pennell,H. | Hind,A. | West,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2006
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Did they jump or were they pushed? Reasons why minority ethnic trainees withdraw from initial teacher training courses
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This paper examines the reasons why minority ethnic trainees withdraw from teacher training courses.
Author(s)
Basit,T. N. | Roberts,L. | McNamara,O. | Carrington,B. | Maguire,M. | Woodrow,D
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Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2006
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