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Student performance-university preference model: a framework for helping students choose the right A-level subjects
Abstract
Development of a framework to help students choose the right subjects at A-level to maximise their c...
Author(s)
Wilkins, S and Meeran, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/12/2011
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Final end of year figures for 2010
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Information on the number of applications and acceptances to full-time undergraduate courses for 201...
Author(s)
Universities and Colleges Admissions Service
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Annual statistics | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2011
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Higher education supply and demand to 2010
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Updated projections for higher education demand in England to 2020.
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Coleman,R. | Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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Review of evidence from Aimhigher area partnerships of the impact of Aimhigher
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Report of the findings of a review of the evidence provided by Aimhigher area partnerships on the ed...
Author(s)
Moore,J. | Dunsworth,F
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
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Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2011
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Elitism and meritocracy in UK universities: the UK needs investment in its labour force
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Inclusion and meritocracy in UK universities. This paper argues the case for meritocracy in regard t...
Author(s)
Simister,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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The impact of tuition fees and support on university participation in the UK
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An estimation of the causal link between university tuition fees and maintenance grants and particip...
Author(s)
Dearden, L | Fitzsimons, E | Wyness, G
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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The benefits of part-time undergraduate study and UK higher education policy: a literature review
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A literature review seeking to understand the economic and social benefits of part-time study in the...
Author(s)
Bennion, A, Scesa, A and Williams, R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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Degrees of success. University chances by individual school
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An analysis of admission rates to higher education and, in particular, to highly selective universit...
Author(s)
Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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Aimhigher Associates scheme. Patterns of participation during the first year
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Analysis on the characteristics of participants in the Aimhigher Associates scheme, a scheme offerin...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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Access agreement and widening participation strategic assessment monitoring. Outcomes for 2009-10
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Analysis of monitoring of English institutions' returns against their 2009-10 access agreements and ...
Author(s)
Office for Fair Access and Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Date
01/01/2011
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Report to the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister from the Advocate for Access to Education (The Hughes Report)
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Report by Simon Hughes, Liberal Democrat MP and Advocate for Access to Education, containing recomme...
Author(s)
Hughes, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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Do pre-entry interventions such as 'Aimhigher' impact on student retention and success? A review of the literature
Abstract
Do pre-entry interventions, such as 'Aimhigher', contribute to improving the retention and success o...
Author(s)
Thomas, L
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2011
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Opening doors, breaking barriers: a strategy for social mobility
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This report sets out the Coalition Government's strategy for improving social mobility. The summary ...
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HM Government
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Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Barriers to participation | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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The impact of the Sutton Trust's Summer Schools on subsequent higher education participation: a report to the Sutton Trust
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Analyses of the impact of Sutton Trust Summer Schools on the applications of prospective students to...
Author(s)
Hoare, T and Mann, R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2011
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Active ageing and universities: engaging older learners
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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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Imagined futures: why are vocational learners choosing not to progress to HE?
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This article focuses on the factors that influenced the decisions of young people not to progress to...
Author(s)
Aynsley,S. | Crossouard,B
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
01/01/2010
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Young people omnibus 2010 (wave 16)
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School pupils’ perceptions of the likelihood of going into higher education and the reasons for no...
Author(s)
Ipsos MORI
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2010
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The age participation index for Scotland 2008/09
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An analysis of the number of young Scots entering higher education for the first time before their 2...
Author(s)
Scottish Government
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2010
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Evolving diversity: an overview of equitable access to higher education
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A comparative overview of the state of equity in access to higher education in the countries of the ...
Author(s)
Bohonnek,A. | Camilleri,A. | Griga,D. | Muhlek,K. | Miklavic,K. | Orr,D
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Extent and pattern of participation | International
Date
01/01/2010
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Aimhigher summer schools. Participants and progression to higher education
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Analysis undertaken to develop a broader understanding of those who participate in Aimhigher-funded ...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2010
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