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Trends in the first year experience in Australian universities

This report provides an analysis of trends in the perceptions and behaviours of first year undergraduate students in seven Australian universities. The pressures arising from the expansion in student numbers, innovations in teaching and learning, and intense market competition between universities, have changed the landscape of higher education. In particular, the context for undergraduate students commencing university has been changed with increased choice, flexibility in course design and modes of delivery, and the introduction of a range of institutional strategies to improve transition fr... Show more

Authors: McInnis, Craig; James, Richard; Hartley, Robyn

Corporate authors: University of Melbourne. Centre for the Study of Higher Education (CSHE)

Published: [Canberra, Australian Capital Territory], Department of Education, Training and Youth Affairs, 2000

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: xii, 67 p.

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Subjects: Participation Students Higher education

Geographic subjects: Oceania Australia

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