INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2004

26 MARCH | CHRISTCHURCH, NZ

7th Annual NZACE Conference

Theme: Learning Partnerships in Global Classrooms: Setting the Scene for Global Connections

Location: Christchurch, March 26, 2004

Papers and presenters:

Opening remarks
Margaret Pierson, Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology

Dimensions of quality in co-op programmes: How do we ensure students maximize their learning?
Dave Hodges, UNITEC Institute of Technology

Mentoring in the cooperative education workplace: A review of the literature
Diana Ayling, University of Waikato

The time course of learning: How does the length of placement affect the learning experience?
Jenny Fleming and Chris Eames, Auckland University of Technology and University of Waikato

Getting work experience with and for migrants: Using simple English language and networking techniques to get into the workplace
Pascal Brown, UNITEC Institute of Technology

Student industry projects: Streamlining the process for a win-win
Brenda Lloyd, Nick Wempe, Diane Strode and Sue Chard, Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Preparation for the Asia-Pacific cooperative education conference
Chris Eames, University of Waikato

Communities of learners: Students learning while practicing their teaching
Elaine Mayo and Rosie Macalister, Christchurch College of Education and Rangi Ruru Childcare Centre

Building a virtual classroom: The construction process
Sue Chard, Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Sport management practicum at Massey University
Andrew Martin, Massey University