Category: Human Sciences

From the Faculty of Human Sciences.

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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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 Your S2 Reading Lists Ready Now

A reminder that the closing date for receipt of Session 2 reading list material for Unit Readings collections (print Reserve and online Unit readings) is Monday 25 June, 2018. If lists are received after this date, items may not be...

/ 15 June, 2018

Requesting And Managing Requests To View Turnitin Papers

Are you ever marking a paper that has a similarity overlap with another paper? Or have you ever received an email from someone else wanting to view a paper submitted to your unit? Here's some guidance on what to do.

/ 31 May, 2018

What’s the FoHS Process For Session 1 Exam Reporting?

An overview of the main need to know's for Faculty of Human Sciences S1 Exam results reporting.

/ 30 May, 2018
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Learner-Generated Digital Media: Fostering Prosumers In The Post-Truth World

A sneak peak into the Archaeology of Death & Burial (ADB-TV) Project team's exploration of three arguments advocating for bringing digital media into curriculum, assessment and learning activities – inspired and funded by the Professional Digital Competencies project.

/ 25 May, 2018
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Unleashing the pedagogical power of object-based learning

Join forces with the MQ Object-based Learning Pilot project team and use museum collections to support students 'leaping lightly over knowledge hurdles' in your teaching unit

/ 17 May, 2018

Getting Ready for Session 2

Getting ready for Session 2 Now that Session 2units are available in iTeach, this means that Department Managers can now assign unit convenors to their Session 2 iLearn units. If you’re a Unit Convenor, you’ll be notified once you’ve been...

/ 9 May, 2018

Massively Adaptive Complex Realistic Online Simulations with Interactive Mentoring (MACROSIMS)

Using role play create a virtual internship to develop professional identity and thinking

/ 4 May, 2018