Simmons, Shane (2008) The unintended consequences of academic study in a resources boom. In: 2008 SSIQ Northern Group Regional Conference, Oct 2008, Townsville, Australia.
The consequences of academic study in a resources boom has resulted in increased enrolments into spatial science programs. However there has also been a marked increase in certain failure rates for new students especially in the distance education mode, especially the not participated and not sat examination fails.
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|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Speech)|
|Item Status:||Live Archive|
|Additional Information:||Unrefereed presentation.|
|Faculty / Department / School:||Historic - Faculty of Engineering and Surveying - Department of Surveying and Land Information|
|Date Deposited:||04 Jan 2011 12:34|
|Last Modified:||02 Jul 2013 23:10|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||failure rates, academic study|
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