Higher education in Australia: a review of reviews from Dawkins to today

The challenge of funding a high quality higher education system, ensuring it has the capacity to help meet the increasing demand for high level skills in the economy and the aspirations of students, has been an ongoing concern for successive Australian governments over many years. This paper reviews the findings and recommendations of significant reviews of Australia's higher education funding system from the 1988 Dawkins white paper through to the 2014 'Review of the demand driven funding system'. It summarises the challenges identified and responses proposed across that period as well as som ... Show more

Corporate authors: Australia. Department of Education and Training

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Department of Education and Training, 2015

Resource type: Government report or paper

Physical description: 39 p.

Access item: https://eric.ed.gov/?id=ED573464

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