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Publication year is: 1999RssIcon
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Summary Title
Entrepreneurship education in UK HEIs: origins, development and trends
Abstract
Survey of institutions that showed 86 were active in entrepreneurship education.
Author(s)
Watkins,D. | Stone,G
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision | Course monitoring and review
Date
01/12/1999
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The changing profile of entrants to mathematics at A level and to mathematics subjects in higher education
Abstract
Study examining entrants to mathematics to assess whether there has been a decline in mathematics ca...
Author(s)
Kitchen,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Undergraduate level (i.e. first degree or equivalent) | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/1999
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Does HECS deter? Factors affecting university participation by low SES groups
Abstract
The study concludes that that the under-representation of low socio-economic groups in Australia rel...
Author(s)
Andrews,L
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | International
Date
01/01/1999
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Providing public information on the quality and standards of higher education courses
Abstract
Study of the information needs of applicants to higher education and graduate recruiters, and curren...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students
Date
01/01/1999
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Higher level national vocational qualifications: the candidates' experience
Abstract
Interviews with 16 candidates on their experiences of undertaking NVQs. All candidates reported dif...
Author(s)
Hillier,Y
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Sub-degree level (excluding Foundation degree) | Student learning
Date
01/01/1999
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Part-time higher education: policy, practice and experience
Abstract
Analysis of the role of Scottish part-time study with four HEI case studies, analysis of data, inven...
Author(s)
Schuller,T. | Raffe,D. | Morgan-Klein,B. | Clark,I
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Part-time mode | Course validation: design and subject provision
Date
01/01/1999
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The role of subject area, gender, ethnicity and school background in the degree results of Cambridge University undergraduates
Abstract
Study of the relationship between social factors (subject of study, gender and ethnicity) and variat...
Author(s)
Leman,P
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Student learning | Gender
Date
01/01/1999
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Securing innovation and creativity in design education
Abstract
Project in two institutions to identify factors that enhance design graduates' creativity and compet...
Author(s)
Parkinson,M. | Robertson,A
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/1999
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The labour market for engineering, science and IT graduates: are there mismatches between supply and demand?
Abstract
Survey exploring the extent and nature of any mismatches between current and future demand for and s...
Author(s)
Mason,G
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/1999
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Moving on: graduate careers three years after graduation
Abstract
National survey of employment experiences of graduates, three years after they completed their studi...
Author(s)
Elias,P. | McKnight,A. | Simm,C. | Purcell,K. | Pitcher,J
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Careers services/advisers
Date
01/01/1999
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Women and the sciences in Britain: getting in?
Abstract
Analyses of survey/study findings of girls and women entering the sciences in terms of education and...
Author(s)
Glover,J. | Fielding,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Gender | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/1999
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Trends in learning structures in higher education (I)
Abstract
Study to map the higher education qualifications structures of the countries of the EU and EEA. Rep...
Author(s)
Haug,G. | Kirstein,J. | Knudsen,I
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Bologna Process
Date
01/01/1999
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Part-time students and employment: report of a survey of students, graduates and diplomates
Abstract
Survey of part-time students (current and former) from six universities. Found substantial benefits...
Author(s)
Brennan,J. | Mills,J. | Shah,T. | Woodley,A
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups
Date
01/01/1999
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Part time students and employment: report of a survey of students, graduates and diplomates
Abstract
Large-scale study of part-time students from 6 UK universities. Considers levels of employer support...
Author(s)
Brennan,J. | Mills,J. | Shah,T. | Woodley,A
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Workforce planning and development
Date
01/01/1999
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The impact of higher education for post-registration nurses on their subsequent clinical practice: an exploration of students' views
Abstract
Reports the findings of an investigation of the impact of a particular post-registration nursing cou...
Author(s)
Wildman,S. | Weale,A. | Rodney,C. | Pritchard,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Lifelong learning | Graduate attributes
Date
01/01/1999
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The economic effectiveness of higher education in 'nation' regions of the United Kingdom: a comparative study of Scotland and Wales
Abstract
This is a comparative study of the impact of HE on the economies of Wales and Scotland in 1995/96 us...
Author(s)
Hill,S. | McNicoll,I. | Roberts,A
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE
Date
01/01/1999
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Old and young mature students. Painting a fuller picture
Abstract
Study of mature students on a social science programme at one HEI that explored their progression ra...
Author(s)
Baxter,A. | Hatt,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Age
Date
01/01/1999
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The engagement of universities in regional economic regeneration and development: a case study of perspective
Abstract
The article seeks to identify the factors that encourage or impede a university's engagement with re...
Author(s)
Atkins,M. | Dersley,J. | Tomlin,R
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
01/01/1999
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Universities and the creation of wealth
Abstract
The economic role of universities in their regions is examined through theoretical papers and case s...
Author(s)
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Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE
Date
01/01/1999
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Women and the sciences in Britain: getting in?
Abstract
Analyses of survey/study findings of girls and women entering the sciences in terms of education and...
Author(s)
Glover,J. | Fielding,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Gender
Date
01/01/1999
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