Category: Featured

Featuring our best stories and articles.

Departments rising to the challenges and opportunities created by Covid-19 travel restrictions

In this article, we share some of the creative efforts of three departments and individuals within the Faculty of Medicine, Health & Human Sciences.

/ 15 May, 2020

A Framework for Learning and Teaching Staff Development

The PLaCE Framework for Learning and Teaching Staff Development is now open for consultation.

/ 4 May, 2020

Online Learning Student Feedback Survey

The PVC-L&T team has developed a survey to gather students’ feedback about their experience of online learning.

/ 1 May, 2020
Celebrating graduation in isolation

Celebrating graduation in absentia in the era of Covid-19

This personal graduation account is a wonderful example of the ingenuity and resilience our graduates have demonstrated during this extraordinary time. It is highly likely that similar celebrations and reflections have been repeated across the globe as students adjust to...

/ 29 April, 2020
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In the time of COVID-19: What about academic integrity!?

The reaction to the COVID19 pandemic seeing a tectonic shift in the mix of assessment tasks - what are the implications for academic integrity?

/ 22 April, 2020
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New kids on the block!

Read about the new iLearn block designed as a convenient touchpoint for students during this period of rapid pedagogical change.

/ 21 April, 2020
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How to add animation to your online learning content

If you are pre-recording video lecture content you may find that some concepts are complex to express in just words. Using animations can help you bring these concepts to life and keep your students engaged.

/ 15 April, 2020

Online Exam Delivery Tips: The Online Open-book Examination

Following advice on exam alternatives and online oral examinations, here's another option - the online open-book exam.

/ 14 April, 2020