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Publication year is: 2004RssIcon
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Research and regions: an overview of the distribution of research in UK regions, regional research capacity and links
Abstract
The report reviews regional disparities in respect of transfer of knowledge from higher education to...
Author(s)
Adams,J. | Smith,D
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Devolved HE: regional perspectives
Date
01/01/2004
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Review of the graduate apprenticeship scheme
Abstract
Review of Graduate Apprenticeship (GA) schemes finds their long-term viability questionable, other t...
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Enhancing Student Employability Co-ordination Team (ESECT)
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links
Date
01/01/2004
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Sharing knowledge: the market for higher education services in London
Abstract
Survey of the extent to which businesses in London make use of services provided by universities and...
Author(s)
Burton,G. | Baines,P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links
Date
01/01/2004
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Critical junctures in the development of university high-tech spinout companies
Abstract
Paper investigating the development of high-tech university spinout companies through a case study a...
Author(s)
Vohora,A. | Wright,M. | Lockett,A
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Research
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | Exploitation of research
Date
01/01/2004
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Measuring quality: a comparison of US News rankings and NSSE benchmarks
Abstract
Study focusing on the validity of college guidebooks and rankings as used in the USA. The study rai...
Author(s)
Pike,G
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student engagement | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Building pathways: advanced apprentices' perceptions of higher education
Abstract
This is a report of research on barriers faced by Advanced Modern Apprentices (AMAs) progressing to ...
Author(s)
Bowers-Brown,T
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2004
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Degree performance of economics students in UK universities: absolute and relative performance in prior qualifications
Abstract
The paper analyses the determinants of the degree performance of cohorts of UK university leavers wh...
Author(s)
Naylor,R. | Smith,J
Theme(s)
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
01/01/2004
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Highly skilled technicians in higher education
Abstract
The report suggests that there are a number of issues relating to the need for and the use of highly...
Author(s)
Evidence Ltd
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Staff development
Date
01/01/2004
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A tracking analysis of Compact students within level 1 of their higher education programmes
Abstract
This article presents a tracking analysis of level 1 undergraduates who entered the University of Gl...
Author(s)
Wakely,K. | Saunders,D
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2004
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UK higher education: brain drain or brain gain?
Abstract
The report indicates that in both 2001-02 and 1995-96 the number of academic staff from overseas tak...
Author(s)
Association of University Teachers
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Staff recruitment and retention | Staff mobility | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Academic salaries in the UK and US
Abstract
In both the UK and the US academics' lifetime earnings are below those of non-academics while US aca...
Author(s)
Stevens,P
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Staff recruitment and retention | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Students with dyslexia: research projects at Northumbria University
Abstract
Differences in academic performance between dyslexic and non-dyslexic students at Northumbria Univer...
Author(s)
Gannon-Leary,P. | Smailes,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2004
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Relationship between research and teaching in doctoral education in UK universities
Abstract
Compares and finds little relationship between RAE scores and PhD student assessments of the quality...
Author(s)
Chiang,K
Theme(s)
Research | Research | Research
Subtheme(s)
Researcher development and career paths | Institutional research infrastructure | RAE/REF and indicators of success
Date
01/01/2004
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Seven years on: graduate careers in a changing labour market
Abstract
Study of graduate careers and change in the labour market. Looks at graduate occupations, use of ski...
Author(s)
Purcell,K. | Elias,P
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/2004
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The impact of high-level skills shortages on firm-level performance: evidence from the UK Technical Graduates Employers Survey
Abstract
Examines high-level skills shortages on companies' performance, focusing specifically on shortages o...
Author(s)
Forth,J. | Mason,G
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2004
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Developing generic skills at university, during work placement and in employment: graduates' perceptions
Abstract
The most important factors for effective learning (at university, on work placement, and in employme...
Author(s)
Crebert,G. | Bates,M. | Bell,B. | Patrick,C-J. | Cragnolini,V
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Careers services/advisers | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Seven years on: graduate careers in a changing labour market
Abstract
Study of graduate careers and change in the labour market. Looks at graduate occupations, use of ski...
Author(s)
Purcell,K. | Elias,P
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Age | Gender
Date
01/01/2004
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Foundation degrees: supply and demand in North-East England
Abstract
Maps current provision of Foundation Degrees (FDs) and reviews employer experience and awareness in ...
Author(s)
Step Ahead Research Ltd and RCU Ltd
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2004
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Postgraduate education in the United Kingdom
Abstract
Uses mainly HESA data to look at postgraduate education, the fastest growing sector of HE with 21% g...
Author(s)
Sastry,T
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Postgraduate level (i.e. masters, doctorates)
Date
01/01/2004
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Widening access and student non-completion: an inevitable link? Evaluating the effects of the Top-Up Programme on student completion
Abstract
This paper examines the links between socio-economic disadvantage and non-completion in HE and evalu...
Author(s)
Walker,L. | Matthew,B. | Black,F
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2004
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