The Australian Collaborative Education Network Limited (ACEN) is the professional association for practitioners and researchers from the tertiary education sector, industry, community and government representatives, involved in work integrated learning (WIL) in Australia.
ACEN provides strategic leadership for work-integrated learning research, scholarship and practice in Australia, for its members and other stakeholders.
Good WIL Dialogue - Teaching Bi-Cultural Competency in a WIL course “Aukaha kia kaha” : this Kāi Tahu whakataukī means to strengthen the bindings (or connections). In the context of WIL, this phrase emphasises the positive outcomes that come through ensuring strong...
Advances in Research, Theory and Practice in Work-Integrated Learning: Enhancing Employability for a Sustainable Future
This book is essential reading for researchers, practitioners, workplace and community partners, university leaders, and policy makers, who will benefit from insights in the publication, especially as the practice of WIL continues to expand in the higher education sector.
2021 ACEN AGM & Call for Nominations Call for Nominations Nominations are called for up to FOUR eligible members to be elected as Directors to the ACEN Board. Nominations Open: 10th September 2021 Nominations Close: 29th September 2021 Elections for the above...
GOOD WIL DIALOGUE - WILNZ WEBINARS 2021 - Indigenous Employability This research was conducted by Patricia Lucas, Sally Rae, Robert Hogg, Nicola Anderson and Carolyn Cairncross. Ngā taonga hunahuna (hidden treasures) identified in WIL Employability is an ongoing,...
WIL Quality Framework Ensuring quality WIL programs and processes is increasingly become a significant priority for higher education institutions. In this session, we hear from the authors of the Quality WIL Framework, a practical resource designed to assist...
This webinar showcases an innovative approach to supporting student work-integrated learning during work-placement through Facebook.
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ACEN provides strategic leadership for work-integrated learning research,
scholarship and practice in Australia, for its members and other stakeholders.