Higher education participation: quality vs. quantity?

Ireland“As a PS to my recent blog post on access to higher education, I see that the President of University College Cork, Michael Murphy, has said that we should focus on the quality of students rather than on the quantity. He expressed the fear that student were being admitted into university programmes as a result of the drive to increase participation, whose ‘academic abilities are not sufficient for the particular course’ …” (more)

[Ferdinand von Prondzynski, University Blog, 3 November]

Tags: ,

Leave a Reply