Presentation on theme: "Www.abdn.ac.uk/erasmus Exploring the benefits and challenges of an international university experience for all students Dr Joy Perkins Education & Employability."— Presentation transcript:
Exploring the benefits and challenges of an international university experience for all students Dr Joy Perkins Education & Employability Development Adviser Dr Shona Potts Institutional ERASMUS Coordinator
What is an international experience? International Exchange Programme ERASMUS (Study/Work Placement) Field Work Work Placement Volunteering
What are the benefits of an international experience? Academic recognition Personal/academic development Support provided Confidence Contacts Employability/ Transferable skills
What are the implications/challenges? For students? For Schools/ the University?
Discussion Points 1. What systems are currently in place at Aberdeen to ensure best practice in international placements? 2. What are some of the main information and guidance issues that Aberdeen staff need to consider when offering a credit-bearing international university experience?
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