16 February 2017
Unpacking co-curricular options: WIL for International Students
This session focused on the increasing number of WIL related co-curricular activities preparing international students for more formal WIL experiences and employment. Ranging from competitions, placements, one off events, group projects and mentoring, these different models are challenging the boundaries of WIL and providing genuine opportunities for international students to develop their employability skills and gain career confidence.
TEQSA Guidance Notes: WIL
This session focused on the TEQSA Guidance Notes: Work Integrated Learning, which were released for comment late last year. The presentation focused on the broad overview of the new Higher Education Standards, the WIL Guidance Notes, exemplars of noteworthy practice and those with issues, and the scope of evidence required for compliance.