A Degree Of Uncertainty

Episodes

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Three investigations into the effects of the expansion which has taken place in higher education over the past 15 years. 1: Higher Still and Higher. A-level results arrive next week and a third of 18-year-olds will be moving on to top up the million-plus students now enrolled in Britain's universities.

David Walker reports from the new University of Derby. Producer Joy Hatwood

Genome: [r4 Bd=19960808]

Unknown: David Walker

Producer: Joy Hatwood

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David Walker 's three-part inquiry asks if the recent expansion of universities has really benefited Britain.

2: Nice Work?On Merseyside, they're trying to place unemployed graduates with small firms; in Middlesex, students are suing because they feel they weren't properly trained. Producer Joy Hatwood

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The final part of David Walker 's inquiry into university expansion. Do more graduates mean a better Britain? Producer Joy Hatwood

# See Polly Toynbee : page 11

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Unknown: David Walker

Unknown: Polly Toynbee