Month: July 2018

In-lecture assessment for live streamed units

If you are a Unit Convenor planning your unit for Session 2, please be aware that overflow rooms are no longer an option for live streamed units with in-lecture assessment (e.g. quiz, mid-session test, etc).   For units where student...

/ 19 July, 2018
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New iLearn Tools to Boost Your Teaching

Discover the new tools coming to iLearn in Session 2, 2018 that will give your teaching a boost.

/ 18 July, 2018
Making Connections

Making Connections: Linking Academics With Students From Refugee Backgrounds

Find out more about Making Connections, a pilot program linking students from refugee backgrounds with a supportive academic to help navigate the complexities of university life and make the most of their time at MQ.

/ 18 July, 2018
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View PACE Student Survey Feedback In Real-time!

A new PACE Student Survey dashboard has been launched for Session 2. Learn more about it at 2 upcoming workshops.

/ 18 July, 2018
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Electronic Exams Are Now Available!

Electronic exams are now available for suitable Macquarie University units. Electronic exams maintain all characteristics expected from supervised paper exams but are easier to mark, require no paper and make it easier to provide students with feedback. Find out more...

/ 13 July, 2018
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Turnitin Multiple and Anonymous Marking

Two new Turnitin features, Multiple Markers and Anonymous Marking are available for Session 2 2018. What are they and when could you use them?

/ 12 July, 2018
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Meet the 2018 Arts Learning & Teaching Award Winners

Read about this year's Arts Learning and Teaching Award recipients and their outstanding work.

/ 12 July, 2018
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Invitation To Pilot New iLearn Reporting Feature

The Learning Innovation Hub has developed a new, easy-to-use iLearn reporting tool, iLearn Insights, that they will be piloting in Session 2 and are looking for Unit Convenors to be part of the pilot.

/ 11 July, 2018
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Get To Know The English Language Centre

The Macquarie University English Language Centre has been around for 29 years, is a leader in the sector, having won numerous awards and written the highly successful IELTS Online program, used worldwide. Find out more about this Macquarie gem that's...

/ 6 July, 2018