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    TEF, REF, QR, deregulation: thoughts on Jo Johnson’s HE talk

    Eve, Martin Paul (2015) TEF, REF, QR, deregulation: thoughts on Jo Johnson’s HE talk. Times Higher Education Blog ,

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    Even while decrying the REF as “bureaucratic and burdensome to academics”, Johnson wants a TEF. There’s so much talk of “deregulation” in the speech, even while the crux of it is to introduce a massive top-down regulatory mechanism. The core of TEF is financial, however, regardless of what Johnson says about “teaching quality”. It is to be incentivised by allowing institutions to raise their tuition fees.


    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Creative Arts, Culture and Communication
    Research Centres and Institutes: Contemporary Literature, Centre for
    Depositing User: Martin Eve
    Date Deposited: 18 Nov 2015 14:16
    Last Modified: 09 Aug 2023 12:37


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