Support needs of the most vulnerable student groups in non-university higher education
This article presents the research on supportÂ needs of the most vulnerable students in nonuniversityÂ higher education. The researchÂ results have revealed that older, part-timeÂ students who have family and/or work responsibilitiesÂ focus on academic informationÂ and counselling, foreign language training,Â distance study centre, legal counselling andÂ psychological counselling services. It has alsoÂ been found that traditional age, full-time studentsÂ who have no work and/or no family responsibilitiesÂ and whose motivation to study isÂ low require more career designing, psychologicalÂ counselling, student accommodation, financialÂ support and legal counselling services.
Student support, Academic student support, Non-academic student support, Non-traditional age students, Most vulnerable students, â€œFirst generationâ€? students, Traditional age students