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Development research for interschool benchmarking

Skitmore, Martin (1997) Development research for interschool benchmarking. In AUBEA 1997 Annual Conference, April 1997, Auckland, New Zealand.

Abstract

Research is described aimed at developing a benchmarking system for University Schools of Construction Management. This follows a standard empirical approach in soliciting views and requirements from a group of stakeholders comprising the Australasian Universities Building Education Association Heads of Schools. These views were analysed and consolidated into a set of 34 benchmarks and associated likely data sources. Following a pilot study investigating the data collection logistics involved, these were reduced down to a set of 20 tables capable of being produced by each participant over a reasonably short period. As a result, the stage has now been reached where the tables have been completed by several of the participants for consolidation into a benchmark publication.

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ID Code: 4480
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: Benchmarking, interschool comparisons, statistical summaries
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > BUILDING (120200)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1997 (please consult author)
Deposited On: 16 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 22:32

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