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    Part-Time Undergraduate Student Funding and Financial Support

    Callender, Claire (2013) Part-Time Undergraduate Student Funding and Financial Support. In: Callender, Claire and Scott, P. (eds.) Browne and Beyond: Modernizing English Higher Education. Bedford Way Papers. London, UK: Institute of Education, pp. 130-158. ISBN 9781782770237.

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    Abstract

    This chapter provides a critique of the 2012/13 reforms of part-time student finances inEngland, and of the 2011White Paper Students at the Heart of the system more generally. Itargues that the new loans introduced for part-time students in 2012/12 are more likely to re-enforce or perpetuate existing injustices rather than eradicate them and have contributed to a fall in enrolments, contrary to the governments’ intentions. Alternative policies are proposed, to improve the financial aid part-time students receive

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    Item Type: Book Section
    School: School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Psychosocial Studies
    Research Centres and Institutes: Gender and Sexuality, Birkbeck (BiGS), Social Research, Birkbeck Institute for (BISR)
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 24 Oct 2013 09:18
    Last Modified: 12 Dec 2016 09:22
    URI: https://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/8599

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