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Mature age students in transition : factors contributing to their success in first year

Lincoln, Debbie & Tindle, Elizabeth (2000) Mature age students in transition : factors contributing to their success in first year. In Nulty, Duncan (Ed.) 4th Pacific Rim First Year in Higher Education Conference (FYHE) : Creating Futures for a New Milennium, 5-7th July, 2000, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD. (Unpublished)

Abstract

Every February new mature age students attend an orientation to University workshop for non-school leavers. The results of an end of semester follow up questionnaire sent to attendees was collated and the main factors contributing to and detracting from first year success are presented in this paper.

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ID Code: 50118
Item Type: Conference Paper
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > EDUCATION SYSTEMS (130100) > Higher Education (130103)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Administrative Services
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Division of Research and Commercialisation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2000 Elizabeth Tindle and Debbie Lincoln
Deposited On: 08 May 2012 10:45
Last Modified: 09 May 2012 01:56

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