One of the main attractions of New Zealand is its educational system. Every year, hundreds of Latin Americans choose the maritime country as their destination for training in various disciplines in higher education. For example, between 2015 and 2020, the number of Colombian students choosing New Zealand for study increased by 35%.
In keeping with this growing interest, New Zealand’s government agency for international education, Education New Zealand, has designed Latin American masterclasses, An academic program in which people from this region of the world will be able to live the experience of classes taught in New Zealand’s higher education institutions, which are ranked in the top 3 of the world’s best universities, according to QS’s prestigious list. World University.
“In New Zealand we speak of ‘katikitanga’, which in the Maori language means caring for people and place. This concept is not only present in our daily lives, it also inspires our educational system, which for the future Designed to prepare students. It is very valuable for us that international students have a vision not only for this concept, but also for our educational method, for this reason we get to experience through Latam Masterclass Is happy to provide ”, Javiera Visedo, New Zealand’s director of education for Chile and Colombia, explains.
The event, which will be held on May 3, 9, 5 and 6 and will be translated into Spanish and Portuguese languages simultaneously, will provide an opportunity to experience New Zealand’s educational system from your home, which is a hands-on feature offering is. -One, collaborative learning style that provides skills and knowledge for a successful future.
Over the course of four days, Deans and professors from various New Zealand universities, including two Colombian professors, will address various topics related to virtual reality technology in education, renewable energy, the environment of MSMEs in New Zealand, global citizenship, IT, and more. Each will have 16 20-minute classes and participants will receive a certificate of participation.
Appointments with the Latam Masterclass will be on Monday, May 3 from 3:00 pm, for those who wish to attend these free master classes, they can register at www.thinknewnz.com.