Category: Practice

Discussions around teaching practice.

Let’s elevate authentic Project Based Learning!

Vertical Integrated project base learning (vPBL) as vehicle for authentic learning and transferability skill development. Students solve real engineering in teams to develop employability skills.

/ 18 November, 2019
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3 ways to look at job uncertainty differently

Given the general unease and negative lens often applied to large shifts in organisational direction, I'm compelled to share, and attempt to take, a more Stoic approach to the situation.

/ 13 November, 2019
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Studio shots for MQ staff

Have a LinkedIn profile and need to update your profile picture?

/ 30 October, 2019

Answering your questions: Active Learning in 2020

We recently asked what you need to know about teaching and learning in FHS and what suggestions you have. We'll be responding to each question and idea over the next few issues. First up: Active Learning!

/ 24 October, 2019
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A new Learning and Teaching Strategic Framework is on the way

Tell us what you think about the new Learning and Teaching Strategic Framework: Enhancing Student Learning, Maximising Future Success.

/ 24 October, 2019

Congratulations to FHS’ new Advance HE Senior Fellows!

Warm congratulations to Maria Herke and Susan Hoadley from the Department of Linguistics on recently achieving Senior Fellowship with Advance HE! We asked them to tell us about their experience.

/ 24 October, 2019
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Spring clean your desktop screen

Is your desktop screen clutter free right now?

/ 29 September, 2019

Use iLab in your teaching? Not for much longer

iLab will soon be replaced by AppStream on 1 December 2019. If you are using iLab in your teaching, it’s time to start using AppStream!

/ 27 September, 2019
Freedom of Speech workshop

Academic Senate Top 5, September 2019

For a quick run-down, watch the Chair’s vlog and check out the Top 5 items discussed in September.

/ 26 September, 2019