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Publication year is: 2006RssIcon
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Summary Title
Review of widening participation research: addressing the barriers to widening participation in higher education
Abstract
This report tries to understand the barriers to participation in higher education experienced by pot...
Author(s)
Gorrard,S. | Smith,E. | May,H. | Thomas,L. | Adnett,N. | Slack,K
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Institutional and regional differences | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/07/2006
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Royal Economic Society survey on the gender and ethnic balance of academic economics 2004
Abstract
This report shows a gradual increase in the participation of women since 2002. Despite these gains ...
Author(s)
Burton,J. | Humphries,J
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Institutional management, staffing and finance | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Staff recruitment and retention | Gender
Date
01/01/2006
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Evaluation of the HEFCE staff recruitment incentive scheme 'golden hellos' final report
Abstract
This report details an evaluation of the Higher Education Funding Council for England's golden hello...
Author(s)
David Mason Consultancy
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Staff recruitment and retention
Date
01/01/2006
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Assessment relationships in higher education: the tension of process and practice
Abstract
This article addresses the psychological consequences of those reforms that shape assessment into a ...
Author(s)
Crook,C. | Gross,H. | Dymott,R
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Assessment and feedback
Date
01/01/2006
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Northern Ireland student income and expenditure survey
Abstract
This is a report on the findings of the 2004/05 Student Income and Expenditure Survey (SIES) in Nort...
Author(s)
Institute for Employment Studies
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2006
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Attitudes to part-time study: the perspective of London employers
Abstract
This is a report of a study of the experiences, perceptions and attitudes of London employers to par...
Author(s)
FreshMinds
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Part-time mode | Workforce planning and development
Date
01/01/2006
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All work and low pay
Abstract
This report looks at the growth of student employment and its impact on students.
Author(s)
Trades Union Congress | National Union of Students
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2006
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Graduate skills and recruitment in the City
Abstract
The report examines the relationship between employers operating in the financial services sector of...
Author(s)
Alpha Generation Financial Training Ltd | The Careers Group | FreshMinds
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/2006
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The impact of negative experiences, dissatisfaction and attachment on first year undergraduate withdrawal
Abstract
Study of 150 undergraduates who withdrew from higher education during their first year explores part...
Author(s)
Harrison,N
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2006
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Outcomes from institutional audit: academic guidance, support and supervision, and personal support and guidance
Abstract
This paper is based on analyses of 70 institutional audit reports in relation to arrangements for th...
Author(s)
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
External review methods
Date
01/01/2006
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The professional learning of teachers in higher education
Abstract
The authors stress the significance of non-formal professional learning for HE teachers and the ways...
Author(s)
Knight,P. | Tait,J. | Yorke,M
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Staff development
Date
01/01/2006
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Higher education dynamics 15: Higher education and graduate employment in Europe; results from graduate surveys from twelve countries
Abstract
This publication reports the results of graduate surveys from 12 countries on how the relationship b...
Author(s)
Schomburg,H. | Teichler,U
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Careers services/advisers | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | International
Date
01/01/2006
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Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge: a policy evaluation using the Labour Force Survey
Abstract
Research using the Labour Force Survey to evaluate the Aimhigher: Excellence Challenge policy. Over...
Author(s)
Emmerson,C. | Frayne,C. | McNally,S. | Silva,O
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences | Socio-economic groups
Date
01/01/2006
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Part-time students and part-time study in higher education in the UK, Strand 1: a quantitative data analysis of 2003/04 HESA data
Abstract
This report provides factual information about students studying part-time for higher education qual...
Author(s)
Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2006
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Part-time students and part-time study in higher education in the UK, Strand 3: a survey of students' attitudes and experiences of part-time study and its costs 2005/06
Abstract
The report is about undergraduate students' experience of, and attitudes towards, part-time study, i...
Author(s)
Callender,C. | Wilkinson,D. | Mackinon,K
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Specific student groups | Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2006
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Devolution and the restructuring of participation in higher education in Wales
Abstract
An examination of patterns of participation in higher education in Wales in the context of the devol...
Author(s)
Rees,G. | Taylor,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/01/2006
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The National Student Survey 2005: summary report
Abstract
Detailed research of the 2005 National Student Survey results, which looked at how they were influen...
Author(s)
Surridge,P
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
Student engagement
Date
01/01/2006
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Science, engineering and technology skills in the UK
Abstract
Report examining the supply of science, engineering and technology (SET) skills since the mid-1990s ...
Author(s)
Department of Trade and Industry
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Workforce planning and development
Date
01/01/2006
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Outcomes from institutional audit: collaborative provision in the institutional audit reports
Abstract
Report summarising references to collaborative provision in institutional audit reports. Found that...
Author(s)
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
External review methods
Date
01/01/2006
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Review of aspects of teaching quality information in England
Abstract
Review of Teaching Quality Information (TQI) in England. Found that the TQI requirements for summar...
Author(s)
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
External review methods
Date
01/01/2006
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