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10 Things To Know About The Curriculum Architecture Project

Here we unpack some of the key principles, provide more information on your part within the project and send a reminder to add your comments to the feedback forms.

/ 14 June, 2018
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Our Curriculum Architecture  – Renewing the Light

Introducing the Curriculum Architecture Project - here we outline the project in more depth, unpack some of the foundational principles and direct you to forms to provide feedback.

/ 6 June, 2018
Bill Ashraf

MQ HEA Program’s First Principal Fellow – Associate Professor Bill Ashraf

I sat down with Bill Ashraf, the first person to be awarded a Principal Fellowship in MQ's HEA Program. He talks about the application process, the importance of regular reflection and documentation of your progress, about digital innovation, his leadership...

/ 6 June, 2018
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Actions To Take Now To Prepare for Session 2

With just 7 weeks until the start of Session 2, here's a comprehensive Learning Technologies related checklist to help you prepare.

/ 6 June, 2018

Considerations For Transferring Face-To-Face Activities Online

How to do you modify tried and tested face-to-face activities for the online environment? Dr. Kim Wilson shares her experience.

/ 6 June, 2018

The Agility of Active Learning

You don’t need to be in an active learning space or use fancy equipment for active learning to occur. The opposite of passive learning, it is about engagement, ownership, participation, and authenticity and it should be at the heart of...

/ 31 May, 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 Goes In A Unit Guide? What Goes In Your iLearn Unit?

A do's and don't list of what goes in your unit guide and what goes in your iLearn unit.

/ 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