This week we discuss the Higher Education Policy Institute’s report on staff mental health and the University of Oxford’s programme to widen access to the institution. There is a statement of intent on degree classifications, and the question of how responsible universities should be for freshers’ weight gain.
With Justine Andrew of KPMG; Amatey Doku of the National Union of Students; and Wonkhe’s Mark Leach.
- HEPI report on staff mental health.
- Telegraph front page story on Oxford.
- Statement of intent on degree classifications.
- The Conversation article on weight gain
With concerns being raised about unconditional offers again we wondered about the practice of admitting students to degree courses from sub-degree HE courses. Would providers offering large numbers of sub-degree courses make large numbers of offers with an unconditional component? Does it correlate?