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Scottish participation in further and higher education 2004-05 to 2008-09
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Report on the participation of the Scottish adult population in schools, UK universities and Scotlan...
Author(s)
Scottish Funding Council
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
01/01/2010
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Patterns of higher education institutions in the UK: tenth report
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A summary of the changes that have taken place at subject level in total enrolments in UK higher edu...
Author(s)
Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Annual statistics
Date
01/01/2010
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Students in higher education at Scottish institutions
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Statistics on students in higher education at Scottish institutions in 2008/09.
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Scottish Government
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2010
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Exploring support for progression to higher education for young full-time vocational learners in further education colleges
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The report outlines the findings of a research study that looked into transition from FE to HE for y...
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Aimhigher Greater Manchester
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2009
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Access, choice and participation in higher education
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An examination of whether geographical distance between parental home and higher education instituti...
Author(s)
Gibbons,S. | Vignoles,A
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Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2009
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Participation rates in higher education: academic years 1999/2000 - 2007/2008 (Provisional)
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Analysis of initial participation rates for 17-30 year old English domiciled first time entrants to ...
Author(s)
Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Annual statistics | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2009
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Unleashing aspiration: The final report of the Panel on Fair Access to the Profession
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This report, which examines issues of social mobility in the professions.
Author(s)
The Panel on Fair Access to the Profession
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2009
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National evaluation of diplomas. Findings from the 2008 survey of higher education institutions on their implementation and impact
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A survey providing a ‘baseline’ of attitudes towards diplomas in 2008 by 19 HEIs educating 17% o...
Author(s)
Richardson,W. | Haynes,G
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2009
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It was definitely a turning point! A review of Aimhigher summer schools in the south west of England
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This article explores the impact of Aimhigher summer schools on participants' subsequent educational...
Author(s)
Hatt,S. | Baxter,A. | Tate,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2009
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Apprenticeships and the role of Lifelong Learning Networks
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Research examining what Lifelong Learning Networks are doing to increase progression from apprentice...
Author(s)
Smith,R
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Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2009
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Who is heading for HE? Young people's perceptions of, and decisions about, higher education
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This is a report on a study of attitudes and intentions among young people in England towards higher...
Author(s)
Bates,P. | Pollard,E. | Usher,T. | Oakley,J
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
01/01/2009
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Progression routes in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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Research into subject combinations and qualifications that enable students to progress into STEM deg...
Author(s)
Stagg,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2009
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With their whole lives ahead of them: myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
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Study exploring the reasons why young people in both two and four year colleges in the US fail to co...
Author(s)
Public Agenda
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
International | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2009
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Pathways to higher education. Apprenticeships
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This report is about the progression to higher education of those who have undertaken apprenticeship...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2009
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Evaluation of the impact of Aimhigher and widening participation outreach programmes on learner attainment and progression: interim report
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This interim report is based on an evaluation of data collected by Aimhigher partnerships for assess...
Author(s)
Passy,R. | Morris,M. | Waldman,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
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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Male and female participation and progression in higher education
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This report is about the relative achievement of men and women in higher education in the UK.
Author(s)
Higher Education Policy Institute
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Gender | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2009
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Enhancing pupils' aspirations to university: the St Andrews Sutton Trust School experience
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The article analyses the experiences of the Sutton Trust summer school’s participants at the Unive...
Author(s)
Lasselle,L. | Keir,F. | Smith,I
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
01/01/2009
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I cannot study far from home: non-traditional learners' participation in degree education
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An exploration of the demand for flexible provision at higher education level from non-traditional l...
Author(s)
Elliott,D. | Brna,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2009
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Journeys into higher education: the case of refugees in the UK
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The article presents findings from a project specifically designed to facilitate access to either hi...
Author(s)
Morrice,L
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2009
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