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Accelerated learning programmes: A review of quality, extent and demand
Abstract
This is a report of a research project on higher education accelerated learning programmes.
Author(s)
McCaig,C. | Bowers-Brown,T. | Drew,S
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision | International
Date
01/01/2007
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Mismatch: Australia's graduates and the job market
Abstract
This is a report on Australia’s graduate supply which fails to match job demands.
Author(s)
Norton,A
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | International
Date
01/01/2007
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Playing a different game: the contextualised decision-making processes of minority ethnic students in choosing a higher education institution
Abstract
This small-scale study examines the decision-making processes of minority ethnic school, under- and ...
Author(s)
Smith,H
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2007
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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the initial impact of the introduction of variable tuition fee...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Finance | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2007
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Spinning out quality: university spin-out companies in the UK
Abstract
This paper assesses the state of the UK spin-out portfolio, focusing on the ‘research and technology...
Author(s)
Franklin,R. | Holi,M. | Lapinski,J
Theme(s)
Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Exploitation of research | International
Date
01/01/2007
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Measuring progress: an evaluative study of Aimhigher South West 2003-2006
Abstract
The paper raises three policy issues concerning widening participation: targeting, sustainability an...
Author(s)
Hatt,S. | Baxter,A. | Tate,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2007
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Focus on the structure of higher education in Europe 2006/07. National trends in the Bologna Process
Abstract
A review of trends in the organisation of public higher education in the 45 countries signatory to t...
Author(s)
Eurydice
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
International | Bologna Process
Date
01/01/2007
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Persistence and attainment of 2003-04 beginning postsecondary students: after three years
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The report provides a brief description of the degree attainment and persistence of students who beg...
Author(s)
Berkner,L. | He,S. | Mason,M. | Wheeless,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
International | Retention and completion | Student learning
Date
01/01/2007
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Foundation Degree feasibility study. Employer and provider research
Abstract
Findings of a study on the feasibility of developing a Foundation Degree for the Cogent industries (...
Author(s)
Cogent Sector Skills Council Limited
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2007
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A comparative study of work-based learning within Higher Nationals in Scotland and Foundation Degrees in England: contrast, complexity, continuity
Abstract
Despite the contrasting national structures in Scotland and England for work-related higher educatio...
Author(s)
Reeve,F. | Gallacher,J. | Ingram,R
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
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HE in FE | Foundation degree | Course validation: design and subject provision | Sub-degree level (excluding Foundation degree)
Date
01/01/2007
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Learning and e-learning in HE: the relationship between student learning style and VLE use
Abstract
The study found that students' learning styles did not depend on the medium of instruction but VLE w...
Author(s)
Heaton-Shrestha,C. | Gipps,C. | Edirisingha,P. | Linsey,T
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
E-learning/online learning (including distance learning) | Student learning
Date
01/01/2007
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2006-07 Academic staff salary survey
Abstract
This is a report on the 2006/07 Association of Commonwealth Universities salary survey.
Author(s)
Kubler,J. | Lennon,M. C
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Date
01/01/2007
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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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Does a management degree do the business for women in the graduate labour market?
Abstract
The article investigates the impact of a business degree qualification on a graduate's employment ou...
Author(s)
Wilton,N
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Gender
Date
01/01/2007
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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the impact of the introduction of variable tuition fees. Foun...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Impact of access regulator
Date
01/01/2007
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The relationship between life goals and fields of study among young European graduates
Abstract
This article analyses the relationship between the life goals, job prospects and fields of study in ...
Author(s)
Garcia-Aracil,A. | Gabaldon,D. | Mora,J. | Vila,L
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | International
Date
01/01/2007
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False uniqueness: the self-perception of new entrants to higher education in the UK and its implications for access - a pilot study
Abstract
This paper, based on a study of the first year performance, aims to inform the practice of admission...
Author(s)
Thorpe,A. | Snell,M. | Hoskins,S. | Bryant,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2007
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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the impact of the introduction of variable tuition fees. Foun...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Socio-economic groups | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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The transition from higher education to employment in Europe: the analysis of the time to obtain the first job
Abstract
This article examines the determinants of the transition from higher education to work across Europe...
Author(s)
Salas-Velasco,M
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Careers services/advisers | International
Date
01/01/2007
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Regional profiles of higher education 2007
Abstract
Provides, for the nine government regions in England, summary data on HE students and institutions, ...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Devolved HE: regional perspectives | Annual statistics
Date
01/01/2007
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