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Publication year is: 2012RssIcon
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Information and communication technology related needs of college and university students with disabilities
Abstract
Research into the types of adaptive technologies used by students with different disabilities and ho...
Author(s)
Fichten, C et al.
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups
Date
19/12/2012
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Distance effects, social class and the decision to participate in higher education in Ireland
Abstract
Analysis of the 2007 wave of the Irish School Leavers' Survey to determine the effect of travel dist...
Author(s)
Cullinan, J, Flannery, D, Walsh, S and McCoy, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
07/12/2012
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Are full-time MBAs performing?
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Presentation of two case studies of full-time MBA programmes at two post-1992 universities, and expl...
Author(s)
Rowland, C A and Hall, R D
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning | Pedagogic approaches | Course monitoring and review
Date
01/12/2012
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Socio-economic gaps in HE participation: how have they changed over time?
Abstract
Analysis of whether the increase in tuition fees introduced in 2006-07 led to any significant change...
Author(s)
Crawford, C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/12/2012
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The Personal Statement: A fair way to assess university applicants?
Abstract
Analysis of how UCAS personal statements are shaped by the type of school the applicants attended an...
Author(s)
Jones, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/12/2012
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Undergraduate regional migration in the UK: perspectives on local markets and trends for gender and international student groups
Abstract
Analysis of degree course acceptances for UK undergraduate students in 2002 and 2008, exploring stud...
Author(s)
McClelland, R J and Gandy, R J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/12/2012
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Information and communication technology related needs of college and university students with disabilities
Abstract
Research into the types of adaptive technologies used by students with different disabilities and ho...
Author(s)
Fichten, C, Asuncion, J, Wolforth, J, Barile, M, Budd, J, Martiniello, N, Amsel, R
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups
Date
01/12/2012
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End of Cycle report 2012
Abstract
Analysis of the 18-year old cohort applying to full-time undergraduate UK higher education (HE) in 2...
Author(s)
UCAS
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/12/2012
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Relations between students' approaches to learning, experienced emotions and outcomes of learning
Abstract
Report on the results of a study on how variation in students' emotional experience might be related...
Author(s)
Trigwell, K, Ellis, R A and Han, F
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning
Date
01/11/2012
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Financial health of the higher education sector: 2011-12 to 2014-15 forecasts
Abstract
HEFCE report giving an overview of financial indicators for the higher education sector in England.
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Finance
Date
01/11/2012
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Tracking the Decision-making of High Achieving Higher Education Applicants
Abstract
Investigation into the decision-making processes of high-achieving A-level students applying to high...
Author(s)
UCAS on behalf of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/11/2012
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Integrating academic reading and writing skills development with core content in science and engineering
Abstract
An approach to teaching academic reading and writing skills development to a class of undergraduate ...
Author(s)
Amos, K and McGowan, U
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Pedagogic approaches | Assessment and feedback | Student learning
Date
01/11/2012
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Academic identity tensions in the public university: which values really matter?
Abstract
Research into the tensions that arise from a conflict between the traditional social values of highe...
Author(s)
Winter, R and O' | Donohue, W
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Cultures and structures
Date
01/11/2012
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The cost of the Government's reforms of the financing of higher education
Abstract
Analysis of the likely costs of the Government's reforms to the funding of higher education.
Author(s)
Thompson, J and Bekhradnia, B
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE
Date
25/10/2012
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Higher education student support in Scotland 2011-12
Abstract
This report presents data on the financial support for higher education students that is provided di...
Author(s)
Student Awards Agency for Scotland
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
24/10/2012
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Scottish Participation in Further and Higher Education 2006-07 to 2010-11
Abstract
Examination of the extent to which the Scottish post-school leaving population engages in further an...
Author(s)
Storkey, H and Nicholls, N
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences
Date
04/10/2012
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Postgraduate education - an independent inquiry by the Higher Education Commission
Abstract
A report of an inquiry into the postgraduate landscape.
Author(s)
Higher Education Commission
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Global competition | Employer demand and requirements | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/10/2012
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Where do we go from here? The future of English higher education
Abstract
The developments that might take place in English higher education between now and 2025, based on sc...
Author(s)
Huisman, J, de Boer, H, Botas, P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Date
01/10/2012
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Quality with compassion: the future of nursing education
Abstract
The report of the Willis Commission that was established to consider pre-registration nursing educat...
Author(s)
Willis Commission
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Course validation: design and subject provision | Graduate attributes
Date
01/10/2012
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What do graduates do? Career planning for higher education graduates and beyond
Abstract
A report on the findings from the Higher Education Statistics Agency's Destinations of Leavers from ...
Author(s)
HECSU and AGCAS
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/10/2012
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