The needs and wants of the contemporary student: Best practice in the 21st century: Perspectives of the future CARICOM citizen [PowerPoint]



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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 work demand and the results in shaping a citizen; 5) out-of-classroom learning experiences; 6) competing with the rest of the world; and 7) cultural differences and students.


Contribution to the Panel on Meeting the Needs of Our Students: Developing Citizenship and Employability for the Twenty-First Century at the Regional Conference on Institutionalising Best Practice in Higher Education, UWI, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, 24-26 June, 2015.
Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, UWI; Quality Assurance Unit, UWI

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University students, Best practices, Student needs, Student services, Student university relationship, Education and employment