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Author Davis, Dorothy V. (Dorothy Violet)

Title Making a difference : Australian international education / edited by Dorothy Davis and Bruce Mackintosh
Published Kensington, N.S.W. : University of New South Wales Press, 2011
Sydney, N.S.W. : NewSouth Publishing : University of New South Wales Press, 2011


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  370.116 Dav/Mad  DUE 19-11-19
Description xix, 444 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles ; 28 cm
regular print
Contents 1. Benefits of international education: enriching students, enriching communities -- 2. From aid to industry: a history of international education in Australia -- 3. Australia's international students: characteristics and trends -- 4. The role of government in international education: helping or hindering? -- 5. English language teaching and testing: leading the way? -- 6. Marketing and recruitment: enabling the industry -- 7. Responses of educational institutions: handling student growth and diversity -- 8. Bringing in the privates: thr eole of private providers and public/private partnerships -- 9. Transnational education: delivering quality Australian programs offshore -- 10. Beyond the campus:student enggment and community responses -- 11. Professionalisation and research: underpinning the industry -- 12. Future perspectives: Horizon 2025
Summary Twenty-five years ago the Australian Government responded to the demand for more places for overseas students by allowing institutions to charge full fees, and a revolution in international education followed
Analysis Australian
Notes A UNSW Press book
Update on international education data 2010/2011 inserted
Bibliography Includes bibliographical reference (pages 424-433) and index
Audience Tertiary/Undergraduate, General
Subject Higher education and state -- Australia.
International education -- Australia.
Students, Foreign -- Australia.
Author Davis, Dorothy, 1944- editor
Mackintosh, Bruce, editor
ISBN 9781742232768 (paperback)
9781742232775 (hbk.)