ERIC Number: ED439595
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Estate Strategies: A Guide to Good Practice.
Higher Education Funding Council for England, Bristol.
This guide explores key points in the development and execution of estate strategies for institutions of higher education, including: discussions on the benefits of an estate strategy; a list of self-assessment questions to consider; a breakdown of the strategy process, roles and responsibilities of various stakeholders; and the estate strategy format. Self-assessment strategies detailed include determining estate needs to support the objectives, analyzing and appraising options, and determining affordability. Use of working groups and consultants is discussed, as are the responsibilities of external partners and collaboration between institutions. The examination of the estate strategy format includes sections on: strategic objectives; estate data; performance assessment; future requirements, problems, opportunities, and proposals; options evaluation; and implementation. Appendices provide a sample estate strategy, advice on measuring practice, a list of the Higher Education Funding Council for England's estate strategy advisory group, estate strategy development frameworks, and technical estate data. (GR)
Descriptors: Cooperative Planning, Foreign Countries, Guidelines, Institutional Mission, Organizational Objectives, Postsecondary Education, Strategic Planning
HEFCE Publications, Northavon House, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol BS16 1QD, England (10 British pounds). For full text: http://www.niss.ac.uk/education/hefce/pub00/.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Higher Education Funding Council for England, Bristol.
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)