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Seminar: The crisis in part-time higher education and the mature student: Finding a way forward - 19 November, 2015

The seminar will examine present issues in part-time study for mature students and will address the issue of how we can find a way forward in this important area of our work. 

Keynote speakers are:  Les Ebdon, Director, Office for Fair Access, who will be speaking on:
The forgotten challenges of access - part-time and mature students and

Professor Claire Callender, Birkbeck, University of London and UCL Institute of Education, who will be speaking on: The demise of part-time study in England: Who cares?

Full details are in the Seminar Programme; please reserve your place by completing the Booking Form 

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