Category: Macquarie Business School

From the Macquarie Business School.

Revving up engagement and understanding using augmented reality

Who would have thought to use augmented reality to teach financial modelling? Colin Zhang did and here’s how it went.

/ 30 September, 2022

Spotlight on practice: Dealing with emergencies in life and teaching – Michael Volkov

In this TECHE 'long read', Michael Volkov (Marketing) talks about his approach to teaching and why niceness is underrated.

/ 11 July, 2022
Astronaut floating in space above Earth

How to achieve student success with EdTech: new partnership with Forage leads the way

Paul Somers and Dr Shazia K Jan look at how a partnership collectively pushes the boundaries between higher education and EdTech to address a long-standing and common problem.

/ 4 February, 2022

Ask Us Anything!

Dr Lurion De Mello has been running Ask Us Anything sessions on Friday afternoons for his students - and colleagues - to discuss all things finance.

/ 4 November, 2021

Postgraduate post-experience blended learning: can it be done?

Changing a highly rated course which has been around for over 30 years is not a trivial exercise. Especially when you change from face-to-face to a blended learning environment. This is currently underway at Macquarie Business School's Master of Applied...

/ 17 June, 2021

Making economic principles pop with cultural references

Embedding pop culture references and viral trends into your unit can enhance students' understanding of key concepts. Paul Crosby and Dylan Thompson highlight some examples from Principles of Economics 1.

/ 13 May, 2021

What the flipped is SBATPLEZ?

This capstone unit had 4 modes of offering in S2. How did this work and what did the students think?

/ 25 November, 2020
Multiple choice by Mike Catabay for TECHE

Efficiently create multiple versions of an exam or quiz

The Version Generator tool is ideal for large units where multiple versions of an exam are required, each with different variables in the questions.

/ 16 October, 2020