ERIC Number: EJ512051
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Transforming British Higher Education: A View from across the Atlantic.
Green, Madeleine F.
Higher Education, v29 n3 p225-39 Apr 1995
Major changes in British higher education in the last five years are analyzed, including increasing student numbers, mandated government assessment, linking funding to assessment, modularized curriculum, and the competency movement. Comparisons are drawn with the United States, and the impact of the policy changes on one institution, the University of Leicester, are examined. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Curriculum, Comparative Education, Curriculum Development, Decision Making, Educational Change, Educational Trends, Enrollment Rate, Faculty Development, Financial Support, Foreign Countries, Government Role, Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation, Public Policy, Resource Allocation, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom; United States