Archive: "Higher Education"

28_11_18

Aligning Part-time And Full-time Provision

Keiron Rees's WonkHE article 'Delivering Diamond and the rise in part time students in Wales' (26/11/18) proudly - and justifiably so - highlights how the implementation of the basic principles of the 2016 Diamond report have resulted in 'staggering' increases in the numbers of Welsh-domiciled part-time applicants for PT s ...

26_11_18

Professor Peter Jarvis Remembered By Lifelong Learning Community

Everyone in the lifelong learning community is greatly saddened at the news of the death of Peter Jarvis who passed away last Tuesday, 20th November. Peter was one of the great luminaries of adult education and an inspiration to generations of practitioners, postgraduate students and researchers. He was the author of dozens of book ...

23_10_18

SCUTREA Conference 2019: Call For Abstracts

Standing Conferences in University Teaching and Research in the Education of Adults Conference 2019: Call for Abstracts Adult Education 100: Reflections and Reconstructions Tuesday 2nd - Thursday 4th July 2019, University of Nottingham Deadline for ...

05_07_18

Application Patterns Of Mature Students - UCAS Report

UCAS have today published their research on mature students. The report Admission patterns for Mature applicants 2017 cycle compared data from students aged 21 and over with those aged 18 applying for their full time undergraduate degrees. Key findings that came out Living at home&nbs ...

28_06_18

WBIS20 Exhibition

Celebrating 20 years of Work Based and Integrative Studies, the University of Chester's innovative work based learning framework The University of Chester are celebrating the achievements of their Work Based and Integrative Studies, a programme that when it started had only 6 people signed up. Fast forrward 20 years now there ...

20_06_18

Vice Chancellors Will Now Have To Justify Their Pay

Following new requirements published by the Office for Students, VCs will now have to justify their salaries. Institutions will have to provide details of the salary packages paid to the OfS and if they fail to justify the salaries then they could face fines. Chief Executive of the Office for Students Nicola Dandridge ha ...

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