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Else, Fabienne C.; Crookes, Patrick A. – Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 2015
Teaching and Learning as a form of scholarship has struggled for recognition in universities, with one of the biggest hurdles being visibility. As the Internet is now one of the primary sources of visibility, this study examines how Australia's 39 universities present their teaching and learning profiles online. The purpose was to examine the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Web Sites, Electronic Learning, Universities
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Mahmud, Saadia; Bretag, Tracey – Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 2013
Findings from a study on academic integrity at Australian universities challenge the presumption that postgraduate research students have prior knowledge of academic integrity. A review of online academic integrity policy in 39 Australian universities found that one in five policies had no mention of higher degree by research (HDR) students.…
Descriptors: Graduate Students, Research Skills, Integrity, Student Attitudes
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Palmer, Stuart – Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 2013
Universities are now observed using social media communications channels for a variety of purposes, including marketing, student recruitment, student support and alumni communication. This paper presents an investigation into the use of the Twitter social media platform by universities in Australia, using publicly available Twitter data over a…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Colleges, Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education
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Mubarak, A. R.; Rohde, A.; Pakulski, P. – Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 2009
The social environment prevailing within higher education institutions in Australia has seen many changes in recent years. Many factors have contributed to these changes and this paper explains the areas in which student life in Australia has changed and the challenges these changes have posed to students. This paper argues that universities in…
Descriptors: Psychological Needs, Foreign Countries, Social Environment, Internet
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Oslington, Paul – Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 2005
A major problem with on-line education in contemporary universities is securing cooperation of academics. This paper argues that even if the benefits of on-line learning are widely recognised, several incentive problems inhibit academic staff participation. These incentive problems include unverifiability of expertise in on-line learning, the…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Computer Uses in Education