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Subhajit Chakraborty – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2024
Purpose: The emergence of internet-based business models has given rise to online higher education institutions (OHEIs) that offer their undergraduate and graduate degree programs exclusively online with minimal physical presence. Research on OHEIs discusses the need for external legitimacy and resource acquisition, often ignoring the role of…
Descriptors: Literature Reviews, Electronic Learning, Higher Education, Educational Quality
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Nicole Brownlie; Katie Burke; Luke van der Laan – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2024
Purpose: The current literature on school teacher-created summative assessment lacks a clear consensus regarding its definition and key principles. The purpose of this research was therefore to arrive at a cohesive understanding of what constitutes effective summative assessment. Design/methodology/approach: Conducting a systematic literature…
Descriptors: Summative Evaluation, Educational Principles, Progress Monitoring, Teachers
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Sfakianaki, Eleni; Kaiseroglou, Nikolaos; Kakouris, Andreas – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: Primary education (PE) forms the foundation of high-quality education systems, but it is often underestimated. This paper aims to develop and empirically validate a measurement instrument to study the current stage of total quality management (TQM) implementation in PE. Design/methodology/approach: This study developed a seven-dimensional…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Total Quality Management, Primary Education, Measures (Individuals)
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Tham, Aaron; de Villiers Scheepers, Margarietha; Grace, Anthony; Ashton, Ann Suwaree – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2023
Purpose: This paper aims to critically evaluate the evolution of Assurance of Learning (AoL) in business education and identify gaps and responsibilities in higher institution landscapes moving into the future. This comes amidst increasing structural reforms, an increasingly digitalised world, accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic and wider…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Quality Assurance, Accreditation (Institutions), Learning
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López, Daniel A.; Espinoza, Oscar; Rojas, María J.; Crovetto, Mirta – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: This study aims to review processes of accreditation for Chilean Universities. Along with cataloguing evolutionary milestones, the study analyses effects at the institutional and program levels. Design/methodology/approach: The study adopts a meta-evaluative approach and is based on secondary information sources, including both…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Accreditation (Institutions), Higher Education, Institutional Evaluation
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Dervenis, Charalampos; Fitsilis, Panos; Iatrellis, Omiros – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to thoroughly assemble, analyze and synthesize previous research to investigate and identify teaching staff competencies derived from the roles and tasks attributed to university professors. Design/methodology/approach: In this literature review, the authors looked at both the conceptual framework exploring…
Descriptors: Literature Reviews, Educational Research, Teacher Competencies, College Faculty
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Mello Silva, Mariana Ferreira de; Vargas, Eduardo Raupp de – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: This study aims to examine the extant literature to analyze the relationship between quality assurance (QA) and innovation in the higher education context. Design/methodology/approach: This study selected 63 articles through a systematic literature review in Scopus and Web of Science databases and performed a descriptive and thematic…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Educational Quality, Correlation, Educational Innovation
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Mula-Falcón, Javier; Caballero, Katia; Domingo Segovia, Jesús – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2022
Purpose: The study aims to analyse international studies on the impact that new forms of control and performativity in higher education have on academics' identity. The aim was threefold, namely, to provide an overview of the main published findings; to establish biases and future lines of research and to offer a starting point to stimulate a…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Professional Identity, Universities, Research Reports
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Ifeduba, Emmanuel Chukwunonye – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2020
Purpose: Communication, which is the cornerstone of knowledge creation and transmission, is sometimes undermined by noise often described simply as errors but hardly interrogated as communication noise. Therefore, this paper aims to explain noise from the perspective of communication (content creation, decoding and transmission) with a view to…
Descriptors: Communication (Thought Transfer), Communication Problems, Textbooks, Error Patterns
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Markowitsch, Jörg – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2018
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to clarify the concept of "school quality management culture" in relation to the general notion of "school organizational culture" and to review empirical studies that scrutinised the relation between organisational culture and quality management practices in education and business.…
Descriptors: Educational Quality, Quality Assurance, School Culture, Vocational Education
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Reda, Nigusse W. – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2017
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is twofold: first, to highlight the congruence and roles of the balanced scorecard in the quality assurance practices in higher education institutions, and second, to propose a balanced scorecard model for higher education institutions. Design/methodology/approach: A descriptive literature review was used to…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Higher Education, Measurement Techniques, Literature Reviews
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Silva, Danilo Soares; de Morales, Gustavo Hermínio Salati Marcondes; Makiya, Ieda Kanashiro; Cesar, Francisco Ignácio Giocondo – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2017
Purpose: This study aims to find evidence of the HEdPERF scale use for measuring the perceived service quality from the perspective of students in higher education institutions (HEIs) worldwide. Design/methodology/approach: A systematic review of the literature was conducted to find evidence of the scale use in articles published between January…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Performance, Measures (Individuals), College Students
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Suominen, Olli; Rinne, Risto; Kallo, Johanna; Fan, Yihong – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2017
Purpose: Different aspects of the globalisation of Chinese basic education have been examined in recent studies. This paper aims to contribute to this research base by examining the relationship between global quality assurance and evaluation (QAEVAL) trends and reforms in the Chinese basic education system. Design/methodology/approach: Relevant…
Descriptors: Quality Assurance, Trend Analysis, Global Approach, International Assessment
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Balzer, William K.; Francis, David E.; Krehbiel, Timothy C.; Shea, Nicholas – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to synthesize the accumulated body of research on Lean in higher education, draw conclusions to help guide successful Lean implementations and propose future research directions to establish a rich base of knowledge that informs both practice and research. Design/methodology/approach This literature review…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Educational Quality, Strategic Planning, Educational Improvement
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Lashley, Conrad – Quality Assurance in Education: An International Perspective, 2015
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to explore current strands in hospitality management education and research, and suggest that future programs should reflect a more social science informed content. Design/methodology/approach: The paper reviews current research in hospitality management education and in the study of hospitality and…
Descriptors: Hospitality Occupations, Cognitive Style, Management Development, Curriculum
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