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Global Perspectives on Quality in Higher Education

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Ashgate Pub Ltd
Higher & further education, Organization & management of education, Quality Assurance (QA) & Total Quality Management (TQM), General, Education, Cross-cultural studies, Education, Higher, Evaluation, Quality assu
ContributionsDavid Dunkerley (Editor), Wai Sum Wong (Editor)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL10827213M
ISBN 100754618293
ISBN 139780754618294

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Each contributor provides a summary of recent developments. In Global Perspectives on Higher Education, renowned higher education scholar Philip G. Altbach offers a wide-ranging perspective on the implications of these key forces and explores how they influence academe everywhere.

Altbach begins with a discussion of the global trends that increasingly affect higher education, including the implications. Global Perspectives Menu. About Global Perspectives; Programs. Home; GPP Switzerland. GPP ; GPP ; GPP ; Who Are We.

GPP Facilitators; GPP Cohort; GPP Alumni. Global Perspectives on Higher Education. Book Series There are 17 volumes in this series. Published - About this series. Higher education worldwide is in a period of transition, affected by globalization, the advent of mass access, changing relationships between the university and the state, and the new technologies, among others.

Including case studies spanning four continents, the authors and editors examine whether increasing widening participation positively impacts upon academic quality. This volume will be of interest and value to students and scholars of global higher education, representation and participation in education, and quality in higher education.

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Quality Assurance in Higher Education - A Global Perspective The present book tries to look at the quality assurance mechanism, international rankings and its impact in both absolute and. Book Review: Global Perspectives on Quality in Higher Education, Globalisation and Education: The Quest for Quality Education in Hong Kong Rui Yang Australian Journal of Author: Rui Yang.

The global expansion of participation rates in higher education continue more or less unabated. However, while the concept of lifelong learning has figured prominently in national and international educational policy discourse for more than three decades, its implications for the field of higher education has remained relatively underdeveloped.

This book focuses on a particular dimension of 5/5(3). Increasing global commerce and competition provides much of the fuel that drives the call for education reform. Many more nations are industrializing and competing in the global market.

The nations with the best minds and best education will lead the world economically. Accreditation; Quality; Higher education: in some countries, it is limited to university education. In most cases, however, it is a synonym for tertiary education, that is, all formal postsecondary education, leading to a degree; Quality assurance: in some cases, it is equated with accreditation, quality audit, regulatory measures; Quality review: external review, peer review, external evaluation.

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They discuss topics such as global competition, ISOleadership development, customer focus, process management, and. International Perspectives in Higher Education offers a balanced perspective on how different countries approach key policies and what the United States can learn from those programs.

Jason D. Delisle and Alex Usher have gathered a diverse group of experts to examine systems across the globe with a focus on the trade-offs between access, cost, and quality. Global perspective on higher education, by Philip G. Altbach, Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press,pp., $ (paperback), ISBN Philip Altbach is the doyen of.

This timely book explores the notion of teaching excellence from the viewpoint of a variety of international authors; guiding the reader to understand the complex terrain in which teaching excellence is foregrounded, and highlighting a number of key issues facing the future of global higher education.

This book explains why quality is an imperative in higher education, how the quality phenomena have evolved and expanded, and who the pioneers were and what they invented.

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It includes a framework for educators to consider in their own teaching and curricula planning. book review Governing higher education today – international perspectives edited by Tony Strike, Jonathan Nicholls, and John Rushforth, Abingdon, Routledge,pp., £ (paperback), ISBN:   In Global Perspectives on Higher Education, renowned higher education scholar Philip G.

Altbach offers a wide-ranging perspective on the implications of these key forces and explores how they influence academe everywhere.

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Praise for Supporting Students Globally in Higher Education “Groundbreaking and enlightening on how institutions worldwide assure successful educational and cultural experiences for students from other countries on their campuses, this guide is essential for educators throughout the world who seek to propel meaningful international experiences for students.

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The significant growth of number of students enrolled in tertiary education institutions in the recent past decades has caused an unprecedented expansion of higher education systems.

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The rapid and constant social, economic and technological mutations and international competition make the importance of qualitatively well-educated citizenry and labor forces very decisive.

Practice Perspectives on Learning Analytics in Higher Education: /ch Learning analytics have taken higher education by the proverbial “storm.” Universities primarily employ learning analytics at the level of metrics to satisfyAuthor: Geraldine Torrisi-Steele, Victor X.

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This brief multidisciplinary primer introduces the basic concepts needed to study global issues as well as the differing perspectives that scholars, policymakers, and Format: On-line Supplement.Online Program Directors' Perspectives of Quality Programs: /ch The purpose of this chapter is to identify and understand the factors that contribute to the development and maintenance of “quality” online programs andAuthor: Rui Li, Esther Smidt, Emily Dachroeden.