Core area 3: The wider context

In this section of my CMALT portfolio I discuss the wider issues that inform my practice. This core area is comprised of two sections that are linked via the bold section titles below the section contents list. Please click on a section title to view the section page.

Section Contents:
  1. Legislation, policies and standards
  2. Policy issues

Legislation, policies and standards

The New Zealand government have several key legislation policies for higher education. These generally have a life-span defined by a governmental term of 3 to 4 years.


Policy issues

Every institution will have various policies that impact the use of learning technologies, usually incorporated within a 3 to 5 year strategic direction plan.