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Meeting the needs of our students: Developing engaged and employable citizens [PowerPoint]
This presentation explores the following: 1) the role of education in our developing and global contexts, 2) the rise of credentialism in higher education, 3) student development as an investment in the future of the ...
The needs and wants of the contemporary student: Best practice in the 21st century: Perspectives of the future CARICOM citizen [PowerPoint]
This presentation focuses on: 1) student perceptions of the job market and the reason for pursuing a degree; 2) student perceptions on internships in degrees; 3) student services in the 21st century; 4) the in-classroom ...
Meeting student needs through the Open Campus: Opportunities and possibilities [PowerPoint]
This presentation examines the following topics: 1) The Needs - critical thinking, employability, civic responsibility/political astuteness, gender equity, ethical behaviour; 2) Avoiding the tragedy of the pedagogy of the ...
Students as consumers of higher education: Implications for the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus
(School of Education, UWI, St. Augustine, 2008)
As recent as the early 1970s, the word consumerism was associated with goods and services but not used with respect to students. However, with the continuing change in higher education over the last 35 years, students are ...