Higher Education Australian University Quality
“Somehow universities, with all the financial constraints that they face, are going to have to find a way for students to interact with staff,” said researcher Hamish Coates from the Australian Council for Educational Research.
Released today, his survey of 25,000-odd undergraduates at 30 universities is the biggest yet and one of the rare studies to go beyond a popularity contest by asking students what they actually do inside and outside lecture halls.
Universities Need Cash Now. Universities are over-enrolled, under-funded and dealing with a raft of new regulations — and still higher education was neglected in the Budget, write Rashmi Kumar and Nick Irving