Projects tagged with Tertiary Education
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This report includes information on students: choice of provider, qualifications taken, and other important characteristics of people undertaking tertiary education study.
This report looks at the outcomes for young people who complete a qualification in the New Zealand tertiary education system. It looks at differences in incomes for different types of qualifications. The information in this report can help young people as they make decisions about what to study. The data on...
Topics: Tertiary Education, Innovation, E-Learning, Information & Communications Technology, Research
Internationally, a number of emerging technologies and associated developments are becoming available that could have far‐reaching effects on the delivery of tertiary education. One of these developments is Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). The opportunities MOOCs present include the ability for...
15 Apr 2014
Attracting and retaining international students is one of the New Zealand Government’s key priorities. The Settlement, Protection and Attraction Branch of Immigration New Zealand, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is currently working on expanding the information that it provides to international students about...
In this study, we examine the performance of New Zealand universities in the 'big three' university rankings: the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, and the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).
Topics: Schools, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Policy, Leadership, Child Development, Children, Youth, Monitoring
This report published annually provides an overview of Māori education, from early childhood to the tertiary sector. It includes initiatives specifically directed to Māori. Statistical analysis is also included.
Topics: Tertiary Education, Youth, Policy, Monitoring, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Secondary Education
This report focuses on the initial implementation of the Youth Guarantee policy in the period from 2010 to 2012 and looks at how effective the fees-free places and secondary-tertiary programmes were in improving educational outcomes for young people. Youth training is also included, as funding was transferred from this programme...
Topics: Tertiary Education, E-Learning, Leadership, Policy, Innovation, Information & Communications Technology
This report presents a view of extramural (or distance education) students’ participation and achievement in tertiary education from 2004 to 2011. It compares participation and completion rates in courses provided extramurally with intramural courses. It also looks at the prevalence of e-learning in extramural courses and...
with: Sport New Zealand
Topics: Literature review, Research, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Youth, Sport & Recreation
The general perception and anecdotal evidence suggests that upon leaving secondary school, people participate less in sports. The decline in physical activity and participation in sport among young people has been discussed in the media during recent decades. This result of decreased physical activity with an increase in age...
This report presents new statistics on the extent to which industry trainees leave and return to New Zealand. For New Zealand industry trainees who completed a qualification in either 2003 or 2004, it examines their migration patterns over the subsequent seven years post-completion.
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