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Graduate Survey 1983

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • Müller-Böling, Detlef (Fachgebiet Methoden der empirischen Wirtschafts- und Sozialforschung, Universität Dortmund)
Publication Date
1985
Contributor
  • D. Mueller-Boeling, Fachgebiet Methoden der empirischen Wirtschafts- und Sozialforschung, Universitaet Dortmund (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • University, Research, the Sciences
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Post-compulsory education
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
place to study; class; subject of study; job search; job history; gainful occupation
Description
  • Abstract

    Judgement on learning conditions in Dortmund as well as satisfaction with studies. Information on transfer into professional life. Topics: type of entitlement to university admission; vocational training; social origins; earlier desired studies; place of residence before start of course of studies; reasons for choosing Dortmund as city in which to study (scale); financing of studies; working student; attending and judgement on selected courses as well as assessment of the usability of the knowledge provided; desired subjects and topic areas not offered in Dortmund; subject combination in major and reasons for the choice of subjects; reasons for currently preferred subject combination; frequency of conversations with instructors and students; activities in the framework of student self-administration; attitude to student self-administration; satisfaction with choice of subject at the time; judgement on studies at the university of Dortmund; information on activities after conclusion of course of studies and starting to look for work; possibilities used in looking for work; personal efforts for a job in the Dortmund region; most important prerequisites when first looking for work or looking for work in the future; positive effects of selected factors for an application (scale); detailed information on first and current position; time worked each week for a side job; type of initial employment difficulties; annual income; weighting of selected characteristics corresponding to their support in studies or their significance for professional practice; characterization of personal job (scale); average actual time worked each week; job satisfaction; interest in self-employed activity; type of self-employment planned or already undertaken. Demography: age; sex; marital status; number of children; length of studies in major subject semesters; final grade; grade of diploma dissertation; time of receipt of diploma document.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1983
Geographic Coverage
  • Dortmund (DE-NW-DTM)
Sampled Universe
Sample of graduates of the Department of Economics and Social Sciences of the University of Dortmund
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Written survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 217
    Number of Variables: 497
Availability
Delivery
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Rights
All metadata from GESIS DBK are available free of restriction under the Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication. However, GESIS requests that you actively acknowledge and give attribution to all metadata sources, such as the data providers and any data aggregators, including GESIS. For further information see https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/guidelines.asp
Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1459 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Müller-Böling, Detlef (1985): Absolventenbefragung 1983. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.1459