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Sustainably designing language degrees

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Becky Muradás-Taylor and Rachel Wicaksono pick a way through The post Sustainably designing language degrees appeared first on Wonkhe. Modern language provision is caught between the snares of falling applications and administrative complexity.

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Taught masters degrees are one award but with many rules

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Shaun Le Boutillier and Harvey Woolf present research showing the wide variation in postgraduate taught assessment and course design across UK institutions The post Taught masters degrees are one award but with many rules appeared first on Wonkhe.

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What’s next for degree apprenticeships?

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There might be policy uncertainty, but degree apprenticeships are here to stay. MH&A founder and managing partner Matt Hamnett sets out what works in scaling delivery The post What’s next for degree apprenticeships? appeared first on Wonkhe.

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Do degree classification algorithms fuel grade inflation?

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The degree you are awarded depends on your provider's choice of algorithm. Susan Smith and Neil Sutherland wonder whether this is fair The post Do degree classification algorithms fuel grade inflation? appeared first on Wonkhe.

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Even dance degrees are valuable

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What's the point in a degree in dance? Eleanor McCarthy reflects on the pattern of provision that ensues when metrics take over The post Even dance degrees are valuable appeared first on Wonkhe. And how many dancers does the country need?

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As states drop degree requirements, does a 4-year diploma’s value change?

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Although new policies are propping up workers without degrees, experts say higher education will continue to play a role in hiring decisions and pay rates.

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The problems degree apprenticeships won’t solve

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In the quest to tackle low-value courses the government has lauded the value of degree apprenticeships. James Coe wonders whether there has been enough discussion about their downsides The post The problems degree apprenticeships won’t solve appeared first on Wonkhe.

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