ERIC Number: EJ496515
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Towards a General Model of Quality Assessment in Higher Education.
Van Vught, Frans A.; Westerheijden, Don. F.
Higher Education, v28 n3 p355-71 Oct 1994
A model of quality assessment for higher education that incorporates both accountability (representing extrinsic values) and peer-review/collegiality (reflecting intrinsic values) is outlined. It is presented in both a historical context and the context of experiences with quality assessment in North America and Western Europe. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; Europe; France; Netherlands; North America; United Kingdom; United States