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Universities and international higher education partnerships: making a difference
Abstract
An analysis of the extent and scope of the international partnerships of 28 post-1992 UK universitie...
Author(s)
Woodfield,S. | Middlehurst,R. | Fielden,J
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Transnational education | International
Date
01/01/2009
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Global entrepreneurship monitor. United Kingdom 2008 monitoring report
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The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor is an annual survey of entrepreneurship economic activity across...
Author(s)
Levie,J. | Hart,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Gender | HE/business links
Date
01/01/2009
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Towards a pedagogy of work-based learning: perceptions of work-based learning in foundation degrees
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This study, based on the evaluation of seven foundation degrees in one university, finds that course...
Author(s)
Burke,L. | Marks-Maran,D. | Ooms,A. | Webb,M. | Cooper,D
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
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Work-based learning and placements | Student learning | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2009
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Engaging students for success - 2008 Australasian survey of student engagement
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The report, based on analysis of data from the 2008 Australasian Survey of Student Engagement, explo...
Author(s)
Coates,H
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
International | Student learning
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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Knowing the 'unknown': investigating the students whose social class is not known at entry to higher education
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An investigation of university applicants whose social class has been designated as ‘unknown’.
Author(s)
Harrison,N. | Hatt,S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2009
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Bangladeshi girls choosing science, technology, engineering and maths
Abstract
This study looks at the factors that affect the achievement in, engagement with and aspirations in s...
Author(s)
Smart,S. | Rahman,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Gender
Date
01/01/2009
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Successful Foundation Degrees: a study of the role of employers and other key factors
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This is a report on a study of the role of employers in successful Foundation Degrees.
Author(s)
Benyon,J. | Mckee,B
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision | Foundation degree
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
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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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Are ethnic minorities underrepresented in UK postgraduate study?
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Using data on the UK postgraduate population, this paper examines whether minority ethnic students a...
Author(s)
Wakeling,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Postgraduate level (i.e. masters, doctorates) | Ethnic minorities
Date
01/01/2009
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Field of study and gender segregation in European labour markets
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Article investigating the impact of field of study and differences in higher education and labour ma...
Author(s)
Smyth,E. | Steinmetz,S
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Gender | International
Date
01/01/2008
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The big curve: trends in university fees and financing in the EU and US
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A review of long term convergence in pricing trends among a sample of public and private research un...
Author(s)
Douglass,J. | Keeting,R
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Finance | International
Date
01/01/2008
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Different strokes for different folks: diverse students in diverse institutions - experiences of higher education
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Study looking at the experiences of working class and middle class students at four different higher...
Author(s)
Crozier,G. | Reay,D. | Clayton,J. | Colliander,L. | Grinstead,J
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Socio-economic groups | Information needs of students
Date
01/01/2008
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Increasing higher education participation amongst disadvantaged young people and schools in poor communities
Abstract
This report is about barriers to disadvantaged people entering higher education in the UK.
Author(s)
Lampl,P
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Lifelong learning | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Snapshot: Graduate outlook 2008
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Survey reviewing current practices in graduate recruitment and investigating future trends in the de...
Author(s)
Graduate Careers Australia
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | International
Date
01/01/2008
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Participation and equity. A review of the participation in higher education of people from low socioeconomic backgrounds and Indigenous people
Abstract
This report comprises a literature review and data analysis relating to the participation in higher ...
Author(s)
Centre for the Study of Higher Education, University of Melbourne
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | International
Date
01/01/2008
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Student support for higher education in England and Wales, academic year 2008/09 (provisional)
Abstract
Statistical first release of provisional information on student support for 2008/09 and comparable d...
Author(s)
Student Loans Company
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Annual statistics | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2008
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The chemistry PhD: the impact on women's retention
Abstract
This report asks why women, more than men, become less positive about research careers during the co...
Author(s)
Royal Society for Chemistry | UK Resource Centre for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology
Theme(s)
Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Researcher development and career paths | Gender
Date
01/01/2008
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