Category: Student Success

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Enhancing professional practice through video

Using video technology for assessments can enhance professional growth and reflective practice of teacher education students and their supervisors.

/ 22 March, 2019
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Team X – A Teamwork Experience to Support Student Employability

Team X, the output of a Strategic Priority Grant, presents teachers and learners with the resources needed to create meaningful and successful teamwork experiences across existing units and programs at Macquarie University.

/ 14 March, 2019
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From fauna to flora: engaging students in species identification

An SPG grant that helps students untangle themselves from the invertebrate web of confusion and remain engaged and interested in research projects that answer meaningful questions.

/ 12 March, 2019
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Involved in international education or with our international students? Note these funding and awards opportunities!

Grants up to $110,000 for projects promoting international education and the experience of MQ international students: MQ internal submission deadline 13 May

/ 12 March, 2019
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Careers Week and employability for students

Employability is a major motivator for students seeking qualification through higher education. Let your students know about the resources available!

/ 8 March, 2019
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MAC101 – MQ essentials for students

This unit provides first year or new students with all the essentials for an easy transition into university.

/ 27 July, 2017
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Understanding why students drop out

How can we maximise retention and minimise drop outs?

/ 24 March, 2017
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Todays ‘typical’ student… who are they?

According to The Conversation, “The typical university student is no longer 18, middle-class and on campus”

/ 3 March, 2017