A lecturer at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University leads an online class on March 17, 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
A lecturer at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University leads an online class on March 17, 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Rocky S. Tuan
Opinion

Opinion

Rocky S. Tuan

Virtual foreign exchange allowing students to ‘study abroad’ without leaving home will outlast Covid-19

  • Virtual technology has not only allowed study abroad experiences to continue during the pandemic, but made them more accessible to less privileged students
  • With international travel likely to remain a luxury in a post-pandemic world, online student exchanges offer an affordable alternative

A lecturer at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University leads an online class on March 17, 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
A lecturer at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University leads an online class on March 17, 2020. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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