Category: Human Interest

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Proof of Concept Projects: 2017 Update

Proof of concept projects span University wide and range over several service areas. Here we touch on some of these new and innovative approaches.

/ 6 December, 2017

FHS Teacher Of The Week:Tracy Worthington

Dr Tracy Worthington is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Educational Studies I was born in North Ryde, so I’m excited that this past July my life and career brought me back full circle to here thanks to my...

/ 23 November, 2017
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Welcome to the New Teche

Welcome to the new Teche, Macquarie's Learning and Teaching Community.

/ 15 November, 2017
MMCCS students developing a script during the Pathways program.

Educational Media Production Internship – Call for Expressions of Interest

Are you a staff member keen to work with media students? Are you a student interested in producing educational media?

/ 15 November, 2017

Peer Review of Teaching – Update

Agnes Bosanquet provides an update on Peer Review of Teaching and some of the ideas and issues that Macquarie's community will need to consider. She is currently leading the Peer Review of Teaching initiative at the Faculty of Human Sciences.

/ 31 May, 2017

#3 Minute Paper Challenge

It’s difficult to find time to read the scholarly literature on higher education learning and teaching – but there is valuable research out there. Three minutes of reading? That can be done!

/ 20 October, 2016

9 Tips For Designing A Non-Accredited Program: A Case Study

How does one design a non-accredited program? What works and what does not? This case study of a Macquarie program shares some insights... 

/ 7 September, 2016
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How to Cut Onions without crying: Michael Gillings on teaching

Michael's students have voted him amongst the top four lecturers in Australia for each of the past five years. Is his success just down to sheer numbers?

/ 29 January, 2015