20 janvier 2020

IUT. Disparition du DUT et de la licence pro au profit du BUT ?

Lors des Assises annuelles des IUT bretons, les 8 établissements ont débattu, avec les membres enseignants et administratifs des structures universitaires, du contenu des futurs programmes à mettre en place d'ici 2021 et notamment de la réforme du DUT et de la licence pro en Bachelor universitaire de technologie (BUT). Présenté au Conseil national de l'enseignement supérieur et de la recherche le 19 novembre, le BUT regrouperait les 2 années de DUT et l'année de licence professionnelle.
Source : https://www.gref-bretagne.com/Actualites/Revue-de-presse/IUT.-Disparition-du-DUT-et-de-la-licence-pro-au-profit-du-BUT

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Napthine Review of Regional Education Strategy

The report found that there is a significant city-country divide when it comes to accessing, participating and attaining tertiary education.  Someone living in regional, rural or remote Australia is less than half as likely to have a Bachelor’s or higher qualification when compared to their metropolitan counter parts. More...

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Bushfire Solidarity

The bushfire crisis currently gripping Australia is directly affecting some NTEU members. Union members understand the importance of banding together to in times of need. More...

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Climate Change is union business: NTEU

The NTEU stands in solidarity with everyone affected by the current bushfire crisis. Our deepest sympathies go out to the families who have lost loved ones, and to those who have lost homes and animals. We urge State and Federal governments to immediately provide all necessary resources to support individuals, communities, and businesses to rebuild and recover. More...

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Strategic hiring: identifying the ideal international officer

Screenshot-2018-5-3 EAIEBuilding and maintaining effective work teams is the goal of any international office, but how can you identify the ideal candidate to join your team? To ensure organisational effectiveness, managers need to examine the relationship between the work to be accomplished and the people who deliver the work. More...

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Looking back on a year of inclusion, innovation and impact

Screenshot-2018-5-3 EAIEWhether we’re ready for it or not, 2020 is on our doorstep. We’re two decades into the 21st century, but: where exactly does international education find itself at the moment, and what can we anticipate from the new year ahead. More...

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Solving a grade conversion conundrum

Screenshot-2018-5-3 EAIEWrapping up Forum Week, we look at how research can be applied to solve on-the-ground challenges like grade conversion. Today's post explores how two institutions participating in a joint Master's programme addressed the issue of inconsistent conversion of grades for students who studied abroad. More...

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Mobility in teacher education: a plea for figures

Screenshot-2018-5-3 EAIEThe title of this article may seem naive: too short and too simple. We aim to show, however, that figures can be a fruitful starting point to introduce, promote, reflect on and rethink measures that could be – and may already have been – taken to claim the necessary space for the idea of internationalisation as a major aspect of teacher education. More...

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Expanding our boundaries as scholar-practitioners

Screenshot-2018-5-3 EAIEContinuing with Forum Week, we shift our focus to the growing role played by the scholar-practitioner. Those who both study internationalisation as an area of scholarship and practice it as professionals often find themselves with full agendas, but the benefits to both the scholar-practitioner and the field of internationalisation make it a worthwhile race against the clock. More...

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Closing the gap between theory and practice

Screenshot-2018-5-3 EAIEContinuing with Winter Forum Week, we take a look at how graduate students are helping shape the internationalisation research agenda. One Master's student's investigation of faculty promotion practices across the globe not only yielded new insights into the internationalisation of tenure and promotion, but also highlighted the benefits of keeping internationalisation research and practice in close dialogue with one another. More...

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