Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

Green Screen Recording in LIH Studio - Photo by Mike Catabay for LIH

Need help with Educational Media?

Find out more about the different levels of support our Educational Media Producers can provide for your video, photography, motion graphics and virtual and augmented reality projects.

/ 22 March, 2018
a jar of vegemite outside the library

‘Groupwork’ Benefits WITHOUT Doing ‘Groupwork’

Take a look at these 6 collaborative activities that hone cooperation and communication skills without actually formalising it as 'groupwork'.

/ 20 March, 2018
Hope Ashiabor - Mike Catabay for Learning Innovation Hub

Professors Profess: Hope Ashiabor

Associate Professor Hope Ashiabor shares how he got into teaching, the challenges of engaging students in Tax Law, the importance of mentors and learning support and ultimately the rewards of teaching.

/ 13 March, 2018
old door that's open

Demystifying OER Licences

Here we unpack Open Educational Resources licensing and link to a helpful Toolkit providing guidance on applying open licensing and sharing OER.

/ 13 March, 2018
Ipad with ILearn unit and photo of interior of Incubator

Spot The Difference:
The LIH and The Incubator

The Learning Innovation Hub and the Incubator provide vastly different services and yet the two often get confused. Here we outline the differences and how you can benefit from their services.

/ 13 March, 2018
Blank signage on campus. Mike Catabay for LIH.

Lost? You’re Not Alone

Check out a handy new building name/location converter that has sprung up to assist with the way-finding transition.

/ 13 March, 2018
Composite photo of Julie, Tasnim, Laura, Erin

The Hum, Women of Macquarie

This International Women's Day, we randomly asked 4 women what it means to be a women in 2018. Photography by Michael Garganera.

/ 8 March, 2018
traffic light signalling wait

An ‘In-Built’ Urge That Hinders Teaching… And An Easy Way To Fix It

An average person can tolerate only 0.6 seconds of silence mid-sentence. What does that mean for teaching? It's important to allow students enough time to answer questions.

/ 8 March, 2018
Reflective mirrors

Reflection for Learning – The Basics

This post looks at different models of reflection and how to apply reflective tasks in your teaching.

/ 2 March, 2018