Which university?: the factors influencing the choices of prospective undergraduates

The book investigates factors influencing tertiary applicants’ selection of a preferred university including the information sources the applicants are using. It is based on a survey of tertiary applicants at the time of application in 1998, a follow-up survey at that time and a series of interviews with twelve applicants. The findings provide valuable information for groups interested in the application and selection processes used by students for entry to undergraduate education. It is clear that applicants differ substantially in their priorities and that field of study preferences may be t ... Show more

Authors: James, Richard; Baldwin, Gabrielle; McInnis, Craig

Corporate authors: Australia. Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs. Evaluations and Investigations Programme (EIP)

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs, 1999

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: xi, 90 p.

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