Category: Student learning

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

Prepare your students for an online exam!

A free workshop for students on exam preparation.

/ 7 May, 2021

Makerspaces are ready for the taking!

Get creative and hands-on with your students in these workshop/project rooms.

/ 26 February, 2021

Pave the way for student career development learning in your course

We asked academic staff how they use career resources in their course - here's what they said!

/ 15 February, 2021

Legacy of SaP: Celebrating 10 years of the Macquarie Undergraduate Research Internship (MURI)

Student Partners Ali Asgher Ali, Angelica Ojinnaka, and Angel Kalaimani share their experiences as Student Partners over their years with MURI

/ 16 December, 2020
Yi Li. Photo by Mike Catabay for TECHE

Spotlight on practice: Community-centered teaching and learning – Yi Li

Yi Li (Marketing) demonstrates marketing philosophy in her teaching practice, explaining how she creates a solid online community through a 'consumer-centric' approach to teaching.

/ 12 November, 2020

Educators of Impact: In conversation with Joyce El-Haddad

As an associate lecturer in anatomy in the Department of Chiropractic, Joyce El-Haddad strives for the best in herself, her students and in her teaching practice. TECHE asks her what drives her aspirations to be the best teacher she can...

/ 10 November, 2020

Do pharmacists explain medicines adequately? Ask students to use data to find out

From science to linguistics, early childhood education to accountancy, students studying these subjects will engage in collecting and using data by examining real-life scenarios – such as comparing the practices of pharmacists in their suburbs.

/ 7 November, 2020
2020 MURI Intern Joanna Cai with her research sponsors & mentors

Student Partnership: Celebrating 10 years of the Macquarie Undergraduate Research Internship (MURI)

Joanna Cai, a second-year Bachelor of Media and Marketing student, shares her 2020 internship experience in the 10th cohort of the MURI program.

/ 2 November, 2020