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Automotive Engineering Course In Te Reo Māori: A First In New Zealand

Friday, 5 August 2022, 10:13 am | Te Pukenga

Ara Institute of Canterbury will provide all learning materials and assessments for a trades course in te reo Māori, a first for any non-Māori tertiary institution. To enable fluent Māori language speakers to learn and be assessed in their native ... More >>

Virtual Experience For Prospective Students

Monday, 25 July 2022, 11:55 am | Te Pukenga

NMIT and Uniquely Nelson have partnered to deliver an immersive advertising experience using VR technology. Uniquely Nelson has added VR technology to its range of marketing initiatives aimed to encourage visitors to Nelson city businesses. Uniquely Nelson ... More >>

Otago Polytechnic Welcomes CODE Announcement

Thursday, 14 July 2022, 1:04 pm | Te Pukenga

Otago Polytechnic welcomes the announcement today that the New Zealand Centre of Digital Excellence (CODE) has become an incorporated company, CODE Limited. "Otago Polytechnic has a close and ongoing partnership with CODE," says Dr Megan Gibbons, ... More >>

Te Pūkenga: First Full-year Annual Report Released

Thursday, 23 June 2022, 9:21 am | Te Pukenga

Te Pūkenga has released its 2021 Annual Report, covering 1 January to 31 December 2021, the first Annual Report covering a 12-month period. The report brings together information from 16 independently operating Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics ... More >>

Otago Polytechnic To Launch Another Video Games-related Study Pathway

Wednesday, 22 June 2022, 10:41 am | Te Pukenga

Otago Polytechnic is introducing another video games-related study pathway. Open to learners from July, the new Game Design pathway sits within the New Zealand Certificate in Digital Media and Design (Level 4). Developed in collaboration with Swedish-based ... More >>

Student Filmmaker Tells Milford Road’s Story In New Documentary

Tuesday, 21 June 2022, 2:37 pm | Te Pukenga

A New Zealand Broadcasting School (NZBS) student’s documentary has been nominated for two categories in the Oscar-qualifying Doc Edge Film Festival. ‘The Milford Road’ is up for the Best NZ Short Film category as well as the Best Student Documentary. ... More >>

Otago Polytechnic Food Event To Celebrate Rūnaka And Matariki

Wednesday, 15 June 2022, 10:16 am | Te Pukenga

A group of Otago Polytechnic learners have been hard at work preparing and planning a feast to celebrate Matariki in collaboration with EAT NZ, te rūnanga o Ōtākau and kāto huirapa rūnaka ki Puketeraki. "The Feast Matariki event is also about ... More >>

Otago Polytechnic Learners Collaborate For Cancer Charity

Monday, 13 June 2022, 10:11 am | Te Pukenga

Otago Polytechnic learners from a range of disciplines are combining their brain power for charity. Tauira studying event management, hairdressing, fashion, beauty and photography are bringing to life "Odyssey for a Cure", which will raise ... More >>

Otago Polytechnic Design Learners To Fore In International Competition

Tuesday, 7 June 2022, 9:47 am | Te Pukenga

Otago Polytechnic School of Design students have shone in an international design competition, Map the System. Nine students from Otago Polytechnic’s School of Design participated in the Humber University (Toronto) round of Map the System, an Oxford ... More >>

Partnership With Ara To Benefit Open Polytechnic Learners Based In Canterbury

Thursday, 2 June 2022, 5:14 pm | Te Pukenga

Through a partnership between Ara Institute of Canterbury and Open Polytechnic, Canterbury-based Open Polytechnic learners can now access a range of services on campus at Ara in Christchurch and Timaru. Over the last 12 months Ara Institute of ... More >>

Partnership With Ara To Benefit Open Polytechnic Learners Based In Canterbury

Thursday, 2 June 2022, 4:35 pm | Te Pukenga

Through a partnership between Ara Institute of Canterbury and Open Polytechnic, Canterbury-based Open Polytechnic learners can now access a range of services on campus at Ara in Christchurch and Timaru. Over the last 12 months Ara Institute of ... More >>

Homecoming For EIT’s New Rangahau Māori Professor

Monday, 30 May 2022, 9:53 am | Te Pukenga

EIT’s new Professor Rangahau Māori, Dr Annemarie Gillies, has returned to the institution from where she sourced her introduction to academia many years ago at the Hawke’s Bay Community College. Annemarie (Ngāti Kahungunu, Ngäti Awa, Te ... More >>

Increased Mental Health Support For Te Pūkenga Learners Across The Motu

Thursday, 26 May 2022, 11:00 am | Te Pukenga

Te Pūkenga network is unifying in its approach to supporting its learners to succeed in what remains a challenging environment. By 1 January 2023, Te Pūkenga will be responsible for approximately a quarter of a million ākonga (learners) across Aotearoa ... More >>

PR: Te Pūkenga - Budget Investment Into Vocational Education And Training Applauded

Thursday, 19 May 2022, 7:34 pm | Te Pukenga

Today’s Budget announcement of further investment into vocational education and training has been welcomed by the organisation leading New Zealand’s vocational training. Te Pūkenga was established as part of the Reform of Vocational Education ... More >>

Te Pūkenga And Learners Work Together To Design The Future

Tuesday, 17 May 2022, 2:35 pm | Te Pukenga

Te Pūkenga ākonga (learners) and kaimahi (staff) are working together to develop a system that meets the needs of its ākonga, particularly Māori, Pacific and disabled ākonga who are often underserved. Learner Journey and Experience Deputy Chief Executive ... More >>

Research Into Lead Levels In Meat From Hunters

Monday, 16 May 2022, 9:50 am | Te Pukenga

You can’t smell it, taste it, or see it, but we’ve known for some time that eating or inhaling lead leads to lead poisoning. Lead poisoning is preventable, and the risk of exposure has been reduced by replacing old pipes, removing lead in petrol ... More >>

Displaying Professional Expertise With Ara’s Digital Badges

Wednesday, 11 May 2022, 4:23 pm | Te Pukenga

Digital badges, for displaying on email signatures and LinkedIn, will soon be available to people who complete one of seven Ara professional development workshops. Ara offers affordable and flexible business development workshops to businesses and individuals ... More >>

Te Pūkenga Welcomes Boost To Trade Training

Tuesday, 10 May 2022, 3:35 pm | Te Pukenga

New Zealand’s largest vocational education provider has welcomed the Government’s Budget 2022 announcement to put an extra $230 million into trades training. Education Minister Chris Hipkins and Social Development and Employment Minister Carmel Sepuloni ... More >>

Music Arts Graduate Honoured To Drum At Official Gallipoli Commemorations

Friday, 6 May 2022, 3:47 pm | Te Pukenga

As a member of the New Zealand Army Band, Cameron Burnett, an Ara Music Arts alumnus from 2015 was honoured to be chosen as the ceremonial drummer for both the Dawn Service at Anzac Cove, as well as the New Zealand Service at Chunuk Bair. Current Ara Music ... More >>

Ara Releases NZBS Investigation Report

Thursday, 5 May 2022, 12:35 pm | Te Pukenga

Ara Institute of Canterbury ("Ara") has today released the independent investigator’s report following allegations of inappropriate behaviour made by some students of the NZ Broadcasting School (NZBS). The independent investigation ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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