Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

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Project Beacon Kicks Off

Project Beacon, the newly named Student Management Program Project, has kicked off Phase 1 this week with a demo of the chosen Curriculum Management System, CourseLoop.

Macquarie Lighthouse

Curriculum Renewal: One Week Left For EOIs, Support Portal Info and Comp Winner Announced

A reminder there's one week left for Faculties to submit EOIs (the first stage of the submission process for 2020 course offerings); support portal and key resource links provided; and the new name for the Student Management Program is revealed.

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I Stand With You: How To Support The Respect.Now.Always. Project

With the Respect.Now.Always (RNA) Action Plan launched, learn what steps you can take to combat sexual assault and harassment in the Macquarie University Community.

/ 17 August, 2018
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The Journey Of A Learning & Teaching Philosophy

Find out how MUIC (Macquarie University International College) developed its learning and teaching philosophy, how they introduced it to their community, and how they make it work.

/ 16 August, 2018
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Pracademics: The Small Things

The Learning Innovation Hub and AVTS recently created two short videos on Lectern Fundamentals and Microphone Techniques. And people kind of flipped out. Why? Because it's the small things that go a long way when it comes to making the...

/ 9 August, 2018
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All New MAC101

MAC101 has had a slick new makeover and contains updated information such as what’s happening when the train station closes and new modules to help students find their feet and hit the ground running. We'd love your feedback as we...

/ 9 August, 2018
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New Fitness to Practice Procedure

The new Fitness to Practice Procedure in the Academic Progression Policy outlines how the University manages the progression of students enrolled in practical, clinical or professional programs or units that have embedded placements and/or registration, accreditation or other mandated requirements.

/ 9 August, 2018
Macquarie Lighthouse

Curriculum Architecture Policy Approved – Project Moves To Coursework Suite Renewal 

As the Curriculum Architecture Policy has now been approved and the Principles endorsed, the work moves to the Faculties to commence the Coursework Suite Renewal. Here is an overview of key dates, activities and where to find support.

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Farewell to our PVC Learning and Teaching, Professor Sherman Young

Colleagues of Sherman Young share a few parting words as he finishes his time as Pro Vice-Chancellor Learning and Teaching.

/ 31 July, 2018