Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

Video based assessment in non-media subjects

Video based assessment is being used in a variety of ways across Macquarie. Check out the summary of this presentation from the Festival of Assessment on the topic.

/ 2 May, 2019
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Updates to iLearn Insights as a result of your feedback

Check out these great tools in iLearn Insights that help educators engage students and keep track of how students are going.

/ 26 April, 2019
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10 free Studiosity consultations for our students every session

All Macquarie students can now access Studiosity’s ‘Connect Live’ service to get help with core subject areas such as maths, English, accounting and statistics. They also have access to Studiosity’s ‘Writing Feedback’ service which provides feedback on structure, style and...

/ 26 April, 2019
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We never forget good teachers: Kate Scrivener

FMHS Teacher Feature #3: In order to promote the development of analytical skills, Kate Scrivener developed a package of resources designed to authenticate the learning experience. The learning resources have received excellent feedback from staff and students.

/ 15 April, 2019
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Passport to global employment: Preparing students for online interviews in a foreign language

Many of our students will enter an international job market in which video interviews and resumes are becoming increasingly common. To help our students to apply for jobs and internships internationally, we trialled a project preparing our students for video...

/ 11 April, 2019

Academic Senate Top 5, February 2019

Check out the the Academic Senate Chair's quick run-down and vlog of the meeting on 19 Feb: new members; CMS; Freedom of Speech, Inquiry and Assembly; Shared Academic Governance; and Mudang-Dali.

/ 4 April, 2019
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Make your mark on Macquarie

Do you have an idea for a project that you wish to lead that will have a lasting impact?

/ 2 April, 2019

We never forget good teachers: Taryn Jones

FMHS Teacher Feature No. 2: Taryn shares her thoughts about teaching and what it meant to win a student-led VC award. Her answers should inspire every teacher to reach higher!

/ 1 April, 2019
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Do entrepreneurial skills enhance the employability of graduate engineers?

Integrating transferable enterprise skills into units by using MQIDEA to really boost student employability after graduation: find out more!

/ 28 March, 2019