30 Mar 2017

NZ universities 'not relaxing standards'

From Nine To Noon, 9:09 am on 30 March 2017

Kathryn Ryan talks to Professor Stuart McCutcheon the Chair of Universities New Zealand, who is strongly denying that universities are lowering standards for entering university or passing courses. It follows our story yesterday about lecturers saying they are being forced to pass incompetent students or face losing funding.

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