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Publication year is: 2004RssIcon
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Measuring quality: a comparison of the 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)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | International
Date
01/01/2004
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A curriculum for artists
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Study describing current fine art courses, structures and pedagogic approaches at undergraduate and ...
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Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision | Pedagogic approaches
Date
01/01/2004
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Working to the limit
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Reports on a 2004 survey of AUT members on work-based stress and attitudes towards higher education....
Author(s)
Kinman,G. | Jones,F
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Staff recruitment and retention
Date
01/01/2004
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Are graduate employability initiatives worth it?
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A survey of students and recent graduates on the extent to which universities gave them the skills n...
Author(s)
Doctorjob.com
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Careers services/advisers
Date
01/01/2004
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Why the difference? A closer look at higher education minority ethnic students and graduates
Abstract
Minority ethnic groups are more likely than White people to progress to higher education in England ...
Author(s)
Connor,H. | Tyers,C. | Modood,T. | Hillage,J
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Careers services/advisers | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2004
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Work experience recruitment survey
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Survey of private sector employers finds recruiters think that the main purpose of work experience i...
Author(s)
University of Manchester
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Careers services/advisers | Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/2004
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What happens next? A report on the first destinations of 2002 graduates with disabilities
Abstract
Analysis of the first destinations statistics of 2002 first degree graduates, assessing whether disa...
Author(s)
Disabilities Task Group
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2004
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Disabled students and multiple policy innovations in higher education: final report
Abstract
A study focussing on the development and implementation of policy on widening access to higher educa...
Author(s)
Riddell,S. | Tinklin,T. | Wilson,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2004
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Chasing the real: 'employability' and the media studies curriculum
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Research exploring the perceptions of 'employability' among the media studies academic community (st...
Author(s)
Thornham,S. | Sullivan,T
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/2004
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Students' motives for enrolling on business degrees in a post-1992 university
Abstract
Study exploring students' motives for participating in HE; improved job prospects and earnings as we...
Author(s)
Bennett,R
Theme(s)
Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2004
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Student learning in higher education: a path analysis of academic achievement in science
Abstract
An Australian study found that the most important factor in predicting academic performance was prio...
Author(s)
Zeegers,P
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | International
Date
01/01/2004
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International comparisons of qualifications: skills audit update
Abstract
The study aimed to provide UK policy makers with information about how stocks of qualifications in t...
Author(s)
Steadman,H. | McIntosh,S. | Green,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Annual statistics | Student learning | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Undergraduate project work: can directed tutor support enhance skills development?
Abstract
The article reports the findings of research on the evolution of students perception of the types of...
Author(s)
Orsmond,P. | Merry,S. | Reiling,K
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Assessment and feedback
Date
01/01/2004
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From sixth form to university: motivation and transition among high achieving state-school language students
Abstract
A study on the access and transition of 19 state-educated students in their first year of a German c...
Author(s)
Macaro,E. | Wingate,U
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2004
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Erasmus mobility and institutional performance data
Abstract
Report presenting the profile of outward and inward student mobility through the Socrates-Erasmus pr...
Author(s)
UK Socrates-Erasmus Council
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2004
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"It's not all about grades": accounting for gendered degree results in geography at Brunel University
Abstract
Study suggests that male students' lower levels of achievement might be explained by the fact that m...
Author(s)
Smith,F
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | Gender
Date
01/01/2004
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Gender, student confidence and communicative styles at university: the views of lecturers in history and psychology
Abstract
This study examines the perceptions of university lecturers in history and psychology regarding the ...
Author(s)
Robson,J. | Francis,B. | Read,B
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Assessment and feedback | Gender
Date
01/01/2004
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Work experience recruitment survey
Abstract
Survey of private sector employers finds recruiters think that the main purpose of work experience i...
Author(s)
University of Manchester
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2004
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Making mathematics count
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A Government backed inquiry into the state of mathematics education, which found a shortfall of spec...
Author(s)
Professor Adrian Smith' | s Inquiry into Post-14 Mathematics Education
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision
Date
01/01/2004
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Leaving university early: exploring the differences between continuing and non-continuing students
Abstract
Scottish study suggests non-completion is a result of a complex range of factors including lonelines...
Author(s)
Christie,H. | Munro,M. | Fisher,T
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Retention and completion
Date
01/01/2004
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