ANNOUNCING THE 2019 CONFERENCE | TE PAPA MUSEUM, WELLINGTON
Who We Are
Our membership consists of staff from institutions around New Zealand who facilitate student work experience in business, research institutes and industry as part of students’ educational programmes.
We initiate, support and publish research in cooperative education and provide guidelines for institutions seeking to establish cooperative education programmes. We have links with overseas cooperative education institutions for research and student exchanges.
Every year we host an annual conference for cooperative education practitioners to present research and new programmes.
New Zealand Tertiary Institutes are finding an upswing in global internship opportunities. Recently, Eastern Institute of Technology student Lydia Hartshorne, 27, was one of 30 recipients of the Prime Minister’s scholarship to the value of almost $10,000. Lydia will...read more
Asia-Pacific Journal of Cooperative Education (APJCE) is excited to announce that APJCE has been renamed to the ‘International Journal of Work-Integrated Learning’ (IJWIL). Since the commencement of APJCE, the readership, authorship, and editorship has grown...read more
NZACE Welcomes Catalyst as a Major Sponsor
Catalyst is a global team of skilled open source technologists who specialise in developing, designing and supporting enterprise grade systems using open source technologies. We’re excited to announce that they have joined the NZACE initiative as a major sponsor.
Work Integrated Learning
- Skilled, motivated temporary staff
- Projects completed cheaply
- Easy recruitment
- Reduced training costs
- Access to tertiary institution personnel and facilities
- Enhanced corporate profile
- Involvement with tertiary institution programs
- Real life learning experiences
- Enhanced career prospects
- Develop personal and interpersonal skills
- Combine work with study
- Motivated students
- Learning supplemented by work place experiences
- Enhance community profile
- Improve industry links
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