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The Future Directions programme for higher education in Wales
Abstract
In this report, the HEA Impact Assessment Protocol has been applied to the Future Directions program...
Author(s)
Higher Education Academy
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Date
26/09/2014
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International students in UK higher education: the UK and its competition
Abstract
The fourth in Universities UK’s series 'The funding environment for universities 2014', this report ...
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Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
International | Global competition
Date
25/09/2014
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Forging futures: building higher level skills through university and employer collaboration
Abstract
This report focuses on how universities and employers can work together to develop higher level skil...
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Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | HE/business links
Date
22/09/2014
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Integration of international students: A UK perspective
Abstract
This report outlines the importance of the international student in the UK higher education sector a...
Author(s)
British Council Education Intelligence
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Date
12/09/2014
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Exploring Student Leadership: Perspectives on change in student leadership, diversity and the impact on the student experience
Abstract
This paper publishes research, conducted by the University of Surrey for the National Union of Stude...
Author(s)
Leadership Foundation for Higher Education
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups
Date
12/09/2014
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International comparisons in postgraduate education: quality, access and employment outcomes
Abstract
This report is the outcome of a study to compare postgraduate education in eight countries: Australi...
Author(s)
Clarke, G and Lunt, I,
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Date
09/09/2014
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The agent question: insights from students, universities and agents
Abstract
This report brings together data from different constituents to the education agent question: data o...
Author(s)
The Observatory on Borderless Higher Education
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Transnational education
Date
02/09/2014
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'It all just clicked': a longitudinal perspective on transitions within university
Abstract
This paper explores the transitions that a group of students, admitted from further education colleg...
Author(s)
Hazel C, Tett, L, Cree, V and McCune, V
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups
Date
02/09/2014
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Herding cats? Management and university performance
Abstract
Using a tried and tested measure of management practices that has been shown to predict firm perform...
Author(s)
McCormack, J, Propper, C and Smith, S
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Leadership
Date
28/08/2014
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A comparative study of the perceptions of professional staff on their contribution to student outcomes
Abstract
This study examined the perceptions of professional staff on their contribution to student outcomes....
Author(s)
Regan J-A, Dollard, E and Banks, N
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Staff development
Date
14/08/2014
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Learning from a wiki way of learning
Abstract
This paper reports the findings from a case study involving 58 postgraduate students who in small gr...
Author(s)
Page, K and Reynolds, N,
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Pedagogic approaches
Date
14/08/2014
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Analysis of trends in higher education applications, admissions, and enrolments
Abstract
This report follows on from the Commission's previous report on applications and acceptances to high...
Author(s)
Independent Commission on Fees
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
13/08/2014
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Trends in undergraduate recruitment
Abstract
This report focuses on recent trends in UK and EU-domiciled undergraduate recruitment to higher educ...
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
07/08/2014
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The concept of excellence in higher education
Abstract
This paper records the discussions of a working group over a period of two years and reflects the pr...
Author(s)
ENQA
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
Enhancement of the learning experience
Date
07/08/2014
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The impact of placements on the academic performance of UK and international students in higher education
Abstract
This study investigates the effect of year-long placements on the academic performance of 268 accoun...
Author(s)
Crawford, I and Wang, Z
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Work-based learning and placements
Date
31/07/2014
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Students online: global trends 2014
Abstract
The survey was conducted via a paper-based questionnaire distributed to attendees of the QS World Gr...
Author(s)
Top Universities
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
29/07/2014
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Challenges for the leadership of transnational education in higher education: balancing risk and innovation
Abstract
In this stimulus paper the challenges facing the leadership of a higher education institution (HEI) ...
Author(s)
Emery, V and Wharton, M
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Transnational education
Date
24/07/2014
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Access agreements for 2015-16: key statistics and analysis
Abstract
The analysis reported here is based on OFFA’s initial assessment of 2015-16 access agreements and th...
Author(s)
OFFA
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
24/07/2014
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Mathematical transitions: a report on the mathematical and statistical needs of students undertaking undergraduate studies in various disciplines
Abstract
Mathematics and statistics are essential to the university curricula of many disciplines. The purpos...
Author(s)
Hodgen, J, McAlinden, M and Tomei, A,
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Date
24/07/2014
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European Mobility of United Kingdom Educated Graduates. Who Stays, Who Goes?
Abstract
This paper analyses the social composition of intra-European mobile graduates from the UK in the con...
Author(s)
Behle, H
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
23/07/2014
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