STANDARDS AND QUALITY IN HIGHER ED

STANDARDS AND QUALITY IN HIGHER ED

by John Brennan
     
 

This book addresses current debates on academic standards and quality assurance from the perspectives of institutional leaders, national quality bodies and higher education researchers. It includes reports on the progress of several international quality initiatives and the results of studies of the impact of external quality assurance upon management and

Overview

This book addresses current debates on academic standards and quality assurance from the perspectives of institutional leaders, national quality bodies and higher education researchers. It includes reports on the progress of several international quality initiatives and the results of studies of the impact of external quality assurance upon management and decision-making in higher education institutions.

The articles are selected from papers contributed to conferences organised by the programme for Institutional Management in Higher Education of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development in Paris in December 1995 and by the Open University's Quality Support Centre in London in February 1996.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853024238
Publisher:
Jessica Kingsley Limited
Publication date:
05/01/1997
Series:
Higher Education Policy Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

John Brennan is Head of the Quality Support Centre at the Open University.

Ruth Williams is a member of the Quality Support Centre of the Open University.

The late Peter de Vries was Projects and Development Officer in the Quality Support Centre of the Open University. Ruth Williams is a member of the Quality Support Centre.

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