Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • The role of higher education
      • The higher education system in Australia
      • Current disparities
    • 2  Conceptual framework
      • Discussion
      • Other sections of the educational sector
      • Implications
    • 3 Addressing inequity in higher education
      • Policy objectives and targets
      • Expected impacts of equity policies and programs
      • Examples of university-based approaches to improving equity
    • 4  Potential indicators for a measurement framework for equity in higher education
      • Definitional issues of equity groups
      • Potential data sources
      • Equity measurement frameworks/key reports
      • Potential indicators for a measurement framework for equity in higher education
      • Measuring progress towards the targets
      • Next steps
  • End matter
    • References
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Australian universities
      • Appendix B: Examples of strategies currently used by universities to improve equity
      • Appendix C: Potential data sources
      • Appendix D: Map of framework domains
      • Appendix E: Summary of indicators in existing frameworks
      • Appendix F: Domain/indicator map
    • List of Tables
    • List of Figures
    • List of Boxes