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Publication year is: 2004RssIcon
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Marks, get set, go: an evaluation of entry levels and progress rates on a university foreign language programme
Abstract
Study of initial progression in HE of German language students suggests that inadequacies in teachin...
Author(s)
Klapper,J. | Ross,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning
Date
01/01/2004
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Students' access to healthcare 2003/2004
Abstract
NUS survey of students access to, and relationship with, healthcare professionals.
Author(s)
National Union of Students
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Student accommodation and welfare
Date
01/01/2004
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The widening socio-economic gap in UK higher education
Abstract
Analysis of whether the gap in participation in higher education has widened since the introduction ...
Author(s)
Galindo-Rueda,F. | Marcenaro-Gutierrez,O. | Vignoles,A
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2004
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Widening participation into higher education for disabled students
Abstract
Description of a three year project exploring the barriers that disabled students encounter.
Author(s)
Taylor,M
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Disability | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2004
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Outcomes from institutional audit: initial overview
Abstract
This is an overview paper of the 70 reports of the institutional audits carried out by the QAA in 20...
Author(s)
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
External review methods
Date
01/01/2004
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Enquiry into the nature of external examining
Abstract
Study investigating the nature of external examining. One of the conclusions arrived at is that aca...
Author(s)
Hannan,A. | Silver,H
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
External review methods
Date
01/01/2004
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What is happening when we assess, and how can we use our understanding of this to improve assessment?
Abstract
A re-assessment of previously assessed portfolios produced in a course in teaching higher education ...
Author(s)
Baume,D. | Yorke,M. | Coffey,M
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Assessment and feedback
Date
01/01/2004
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2004 national students survey
Abstract
Online survey of economics undergraduate and postgraduate students about their views of learning eco...
Author(s)
Economics Network
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning
Date
01/01/2004
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Do parental cash transfers weaken performance in college?
Abstract
Study found that US students receiving financial support failed courses more often, were at higher r...
Author(s)
Bodvarsson,O. B. | Walker,R. L
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Transnational European evaluation project
Abstract
Project to examine the operational implications of European transnational quality evaluation in thre...
Author(s)
European Network for Quality Assurance in Higher Education
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Bologna Process
Date
01/01/2004
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Better accountability revisited: review of accountability costs 2004
Abstract
An updated review of accountability costs and burdens on HEIs. Concludes that, while these have redu...
Author(s)
PA Consulting Group
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance | Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Finance | Impact of access regulator
Date
01/01/2004
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Educational inequality and the expansion of UK higher education
Abstract
The aim of this paper is to explore changes over time in HE participation and attainment of people f...
Author(s)
Blanden,J. | Machin,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2004
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UK academic staff 2002/3: gender and research activity in the 2001 Research Assessment Exercise
Abstract
Analysis of HESA staffing data on gender differentials in RAE returns.
Author(s)
Association of University Teachers
Theme(s)
Research
Subtheme(s)
RAE/REF and indicators of success
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)
Research
Subtheme(s)
Governance and management of research
Date
01/01/2004
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The scientific impact of nations
Abstract
Reports on the quantity and quality of science in different countries.
Author(s)
King,D
Theme(s)
Research | Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
RAE/REF and indicators of success | Exploitation of research | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Considering the UK honours degree clasification method - international summary
Abstract
Report provides details of methods of grading and classifying systems for undergraduate programmes u...
Author(s)
Denholm,J
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Assessment and feedback | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Higher education attrition rates 1994-2002: a brief overview
Abstract
The paper provides simple measures of attrition at institutional level in Australian higher educatio...
Author(s)
Lukic,T. | Broadbent,A. | Maclachlan,M
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Retention and completion | International
Date
01/01/2004
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Estate management statistics annual report 2004
Abstract
This fifth annual report of estate management performance for the UK indicates that space per studen...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Finance
Date
01/01/2004
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Review of the unit of resource funding for initial teacher training. Study of provider costs
Abstract
The study reveals that, for most of the case study institutions, the per capita costs of both Initia...
Author(s)
JM Consulting Ltd
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Finance
Date
01/01/2004
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Internationalism in higher education: a review
Abstract
This paper provides an evidence-based review of developments in the internationalisation of higher e...
Author(s)
Higher Education Policy Institute
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Transnational education | Global competition
Date
01/01/2004
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