Hollywood isn’t the only industry out there rolling out feature films. In fact, as many fail to realise, there is even more than one that could give Hollywood a ‘run for its money’. The global box office has been dominated by particular nations in the past several years, and it hasn’t been America, as most would assume. The Nigerian film industry – known as Nollywood – is booming and produces and distributes the most feature films at a rate of…

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“International education is not the rich intercultural experience it could be.” (Marginson, 2012) International education lays the foundation for globalisation in our world – determining the success of global trade industries, internationally capable workforces and communication across continents and cultures. Why then, must we have such fixed ideas of this segment of education when it acts as the very catalyst for positive change in an ever-evolving world? Must local students make assumptions about such a significantly large portion of fellow…

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“We are not living in a global village, but in customised cottages globally produced and locally distributed.” – Castells Globalisation – the pinnacle of our world’s productivity, cooperation and influence. One would find it difficult to find an industry, occupation or corporation that has not been influenced or at least touched by the process of globalisation in some way – whether that be positively or negatively. The very concept is taught to high school students before they even enter the…

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