2017 ACEN Research Grants

In 2017 ACEN is offering funding for three Work Integrated Learning (WIL) research grants. Applications are invited on topics related to one of the themes identified through National WIL Strategy and 2016 ACEN National Research Symposium.

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Hosting the 2018 ACEN Conference

ACEN will be holding a conference in 2018 and universities in the eastern states are invited to submit a proposal for the hosting of the event.

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TEQSA Guidance Notes: WIL video

The ACEN NSW/ACT Chapter held their first forum of the year on 16 February 2017. The afternoon session of the forum was focused on the TEQSA Guidance Notes: Work Integrated Learning, which were released for comment late last year. The presentation focused on the broad...

La Trobe vacancies

Experiential Learning Advisor (Work Integrated Learning), College of Science, Health & Engineering Make a difference to the experiential learning outcomes of our students in this rewarding role Based in Bundoora and will be required to work from other campuses as...

Interns now pay for experience – Fairfax report

From the The Age An extra pair of hands keen to learn on-the-job, for free, or an extra business cost? According to small traders offering unpaid work experience, the reality is a bit of both. See...


ACEN webinar – Assessing employability outcomes

Assessing employability outcomes through WIL: Challenges and Opportunities Monday April 3  • 11.00 am–12.30pm (AEST) Learning experiences in a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) context are highly variable, personalised and socially constructed. Traditional assessment...

WACE Conference ‘New Challenges for CWIE in the 21st Century’

The 20th World Conference will be held in Chiang Mai, Thailand on June 5-8 and hosted through the alliance of TACE and our four Global Partners in Thailand: Suranaree University of Technology, Siam University, Sripatum University and Western Digital, Thailand. The...

2017 Research Grants applications open

In 2017 ACEN is offering funding for three Work Integrated Learning (WIL) research grants. Applications are invited on topics related to one of the following themes identified through National WIL Strategy and 2016 ACEN National Research Symposium. Applications close...

ACEN Q ‘Exploring Global WIL: WIL Experiences & Funding’

Exploring Global WIL: WIL Experiences & Funding - ACEN-Q Symposium Thursday 6 April, 2017 9:00am – 3:00pm Griffith University, South Bank, Brisbane - Webb Centre Building S02_Level 7 Function Space Map Free to ACEN members Non-members $50 Pay here with PayPal...

2016 Conference proceedings, pics, presentations

2016 Conference material is now available Proceedings from the 2016 ACEN Conference are now available. Download the Proceedings Pics – lots of people you might recognise (thanks to Kylie Twford, UoN). See them here Presentations – several presenters have provided...

National WIL Strategy

A National WIL Strategy has been developed by ACEN in collaboration with Universities Australia, Australian Chamber of Commerce (ACCI), Australian Industry Group (AIG ) and the Business Council of Australia (BCA). Australia’s future depends on strong partnerships.

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