Title: To what extent can say higher education is a public good?
For this essay, the term ‘public good’ should be explored, with emphasis being given on the historic relation between public good and university (higher education) in the UK. There are a number of files uploaded, including a presentation on this topic and a document containing sources to use but please note that further references will need to be sourced from academic articles online. Please develop paragraphs from the powerpoint slide titles, using the references provided, all the time linking public good back to higher education and concluding with a definitive decision based on the essay.
The essay title requires you to explore and critique the relevant literature. It is essential that you do not simply describe literature, but create your own opinion based on the readings. In other words, you are being asked to provide a critical discussion on your chosen topic