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Publication year is: 2007RssIcon
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Summary Title
Skills at work, 1986 to 2006
Abstract
This report is an account of work skills in Britain drawn from Skills Survey data.
Author(s)
Felstead,A. | Gallie,D. | Green,F. | Zhou,Y
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Workforce planning and development
Date
01/01/2007
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Sustainable Foundation Degrees: a case study of Northamptonshire
Abstract
Exploration of private sector employer attitudes to foundation degrees finds low levels of awareness...
Author(s)
Matthews,H. | Maynard,M. | Kraftl,P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2007
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NatWest Student Money Matters 2007
Abstract
Annual survey carried out by the Bank on sixth formers’ attitudes towards higher education, and ex...
Author(s)
National Westminster Bank
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2007
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Student experience report 2007
Abstract
This annual survey of students’ attitudes towards university life includes information on students’ ...
Author(s)
TNS
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2007
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Playing a different game: the contextualised decision-making processes of minority ethnic students in choosing a higher education institution
Abstract
This small-scale study examines the decision-making processes of minority ethnic school, under- and ...
Author(s)
Smith,H
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Ethnic minorities | Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2007
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Managing term-time employment and study in Ireland
Abstract
This paper aims to establish the profile of full-time HE students engaged in part-time work during t...
Author(s)
Darmody,M. | Smyth,E
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2007
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University admissions by individual schools
Abstract
Admission to the leading research universities is dominated by a few highly socially and academicall...
Author(s)
Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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A comparative study of work-based learning within Higher Nationals in Scotland and Foundation Degrees in England: contrast, complexity, continuity
Abstract
Despite the contrasting national structures in Scotland and England for work-related higher educatio...
Author(s)
Reeve,F. | Gallacher,J. | Ingram,R
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
01/01/2007
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Which university? A study of the influence of cost and information factors on Scottish undergraduate choice
Abstract
Explores, through a survey of first year students, how undergraduate choice of institution may be in...
Author(s)
Briggs,S. | Wilson,A
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2007
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The path through graduate school: a longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor's degree
Abstract
This report is about the persistence in and completion of graduate education by recipients of 1992ï¿...
Author(s)
Nevill,S. | Chen,X. | Carroll,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | International | Postgraduate level (i.e. masters, doctorates)
Date
01/01/2007
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The academic experience of students in English universities
Abstract
Survey of students looking at the amount of private study they undertake, the teaching they receive,...
Author(s)
Sastry,T. | Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning
Date
01/01/2007
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The academic experience of students in English universities
Abstract
Survey of students looking at the amount of private study they undertake, the teaching they receive,...
Author(s)
Sastry,T. | Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups
Date
01/01/2007
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Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions
Abstract
Report presenting statistical data on the initial impact of the introduction of variable tuition fee...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Barriers to participation | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2007
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Staying the course: an econometric analysis of the characteristics most associated with student attrition beyond the first year of higher education
Abstract
Summary: This report is an analysis of how the probability of a first year student proceeding to the...
Author(s)
Bailey,M. | Borooah,V
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Gender | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2007
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What do PhDs do? - Trends
Abstract
This study aims to provide insights into the first destinations of PhD graduates.
Author(s)
Haynes,K. | Metcalfe,J
Theme(s)
Research
Subtheme(s)
Researcher development and career paths
Date
01/01/2007
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Demand for foundation degrees and engaging employers in the East Midlands
Abstract
The study found a range of factors impact on the uptake and success of Foundation degree programmes ...
Author(s)
Raddon,A. | Quinn,M. | Braham,J. | Smoothly,L
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2007
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Newly qualified teachers' experiences of their first year of teaching: findings from phase III of the 'Becoming a Teacher' project
Abstract
Report presenting findings on teachers’ experiences of their first year in post and their experience...
Author(s)
Hobson,A. | Maderez,A. | Tracey,L. | Homer,M. | Mitchell,N. | Biddulph,M. | Giannakaki,A. | Rose,A. | Pell,R. | Roper,T. | Chambers,G. | Tomlinson,P
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Workforce planning and development
Date
01/01/2007
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Sustainable Foundation Degrees: a case study of Northamptonshire
Abstract
Exploration of private sector employer attitudes to foundation degrees finds low levels of awareness...
Author(s)
Matthews,H. | Maynard,M. | Kraftl,P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | HE/business links
Date
01/01/2007
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International benchmarking review of UK Politics and International Studies
Abstract
This is a report of a review of UK Politics and International Studies research in international cont...
Author(s)
Diamond,I. | Tonge,J. | McInnes,C
Theme(s)
Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
RAE/REF and indicators of success | International
Date
01/01/2007
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Global value -The value of UK education and training exports: an update
Abstract
The study focuses on the value of education and training exports to the UK in the academic years 200...
Author(s)
Lenton,P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE
Date
01/01/2007
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