“To gain admission to university you’ll need enough credits to gain University Entrance. This means more than just getting NCEA Level 3. To get UE you need NCEA Level 3 as well as 14 credits each in three approved subjects, 10 Literacy credits at level 2 or above, and 10 Numeracy credit at level 1 or above. I advise you to check with your school to make sure that you are taking a mix of subjects and achievement standards that will allow you to get UE. It’s also important to know that some universities have higher entry standards than UE to gain admission. And some subjects will have special admission criteria. So talk to the university or check their website.” (read more)
Here’s a product that claims to be the most advanced gesture tracking camera in the world.
What are some key features?
What doesn’t work as well as you’d hope?
How do you think it could be improved?
Having a little trouble staying focused? Here’s some inspiration.
The Incredible Power of Concentration. One must watch it one of the most amazing videos ever
Posted by JO-G on Sunday, 27 July 2014
Here’s something different. Keep your coding skills sharp by playing interactive games.
Here’s a modern spin on a traditional art form.
Here‘s a great example of entrepreneurial design process.
- Identify a need/problem/opportunity
- Generate Ideas
How do you think they achieved this?
This video gives a practical example of growth mindset and demonstrates neural plasticity.
Do you think you could ride the bike?
Don’t Fear The Internet is a video series designed to introduce you to the basics of the internet and website programming.
Video #1 is at the bottom of the page – they are listed in order of release date rather than the order you should probably view them.
This video series was created by designer/typographer Jessica Hische and her web developer husband Russ Maschmeyer who are both well respected in their fields of expertise.
Highly recommended for quality of content and correctness of coding practices 🙂