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Publication year is: 1998RssIcon
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Summary Title
Evaluation of European higher education: a status report
Abstract
Comparative analysis (as at 1998) of developments in 17 western European countries regarding nationa...
Author(s)
Centre for Quality Assurance and Evaluation of Higher Education, Denmark | Comite National d' | Evaluation, France
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
External review methods
Date
01/01/1998
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Developing career management skills in higher education: an evaluation of a development programme in eight institutions
Abstract
Evaluation of eight HEIs involved in projects about the careers management skills development progra...
Author(s)
Hustler,D. | Ball,B. | Carter,K. | Halsall,R. | Ward,R. | Watts,A
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision
Date
01/01/1998
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Promoting vocational lifelong learning: a guide to good practice in the HE sector
Abstract
Survey of vocational lifelong learning to determine good practice in its promotion, identify areas o...
Author(s)
Field,J. | Moseley,R
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Lifelong learning
Date
01/01/1998
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Promoting vocational lifelong learning: a guide to good practice in the HE sector
Abstract
Survey of vocational lifelong learning to determine good practice in its promotion, identify areas o...
Author(s)
Field,J. | Moseley,R
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links
Date
01/01/1998
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Evaluation of the higher education regional development fund
Abstract
Findings from the first year of a national evaluation of the Higher Education Research Development F...
Author(s)
Irving,P. | Whitting,G. | Dewson,S
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE | Devolved HE: regional perspectives
Date
01/01/1998
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Industry-academic links in the UK
Abstract
The study seeks to provide a picture of the interactions between HEIs and industry, including resear...
Author(s)
Policy Research in Engineering, Science and Technology | Higher Education Funding Council for England | Scottish Higher Education Funding Council | Higher Education Funding Council for Wales
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Research | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | Exploitation of research | Economic impact of HE
Date
01/01/1998
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Universities and economic development: a report to the Department for Education and Employment
Abstract
The study seeks to provide a framework for analysing university engagement in regional economic deve...
Author(s)
Goddard,J
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Devolved HE: regional perspectives
Date
01/01/1998
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Skills development in higher education
Abstract
Synthesis of current thinking (as evidenced through practice in the field) on development of employa...
Author(s)
Coopers and Lybrand
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Graduate attributes
Date
01/01/1998
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From elitism to inclusion. Good practice in widening access to higher education. Statistical overview
Abstract
Statistical analysis of UCAS data, exploring institutional and national characteristics of participa...
Author(s)
Osborne,R
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/1998
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Throwing your brains at it: higher education, markets and choice
Abstract
Survey of school students, their parents and careers guidance teachers. Found that working class pa...
Author(s)
Pugsley,L
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/1998
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Work experience: expanding opportunities for undergraduates
Abstract
Synthesis of existing UK literature on undergraduate work experience, and new findings from employer...
Author(s)
Harvey,L. | Geall,V. | Moon,S
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/1998
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From elitism to inclusion
Abstract
Survey to identify and evaluate good practice by UK universities in stimulating demand and widening ...
Author(s)
Woodrow,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/1998
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Undergraduate non-completion: developing an explanatory model
Abstract
Study investigating undergraduate non-completion. Findings show that non-completers often enter HE ...
Author(s)
Ozga,J. | Sukhnandan,L
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Retention and completion
Date
01/01/1998
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From elitism to inclusion
Abstract
Survey to identify and evaluate good practice by UK universities in stimulating demand and widening ...
Author(s)
Woodrow,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/1998
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Coping with the darkness of transition: students as the leading lights of guidance at induction to higher education
Abstract
Findings of a project on guidance and learner autonomy in three HEIs, focusing on peer-tutoring arra...
Author(s)
Carter,K. | McNeill,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning
Date
01/01/1998
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Destined for success? Educational biographies of academically able pupils
Abstract
Follows the paths taken through the latter stages of secondary education and through HE to employmen...
Author(s)
Whitty,G. | Power,S. | Edwards,T. | Wigfall,V
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/01/1998
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The evaluation of funding for the development of continuing vocational education
Abstract
Evaluates HEFCE's Continuing Vocational Education (CVE) fund. Successful working with SMEs is base...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links
Date
01/01/1998
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