Category: Supporting learning

Using case studies in the classroom – a workshop to build teaching capabilities

This workshop, open to all MQ academic staff, is offered by MQBS and focuses on the use of case studies in the classroom.

/ 16 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
MURI intern, Alora Cantwell

Research-enriched learning at MQ: Celebrating 10 years of the Macquarie Undergraduate Research Internship (MURI)

Alora Cantwell, a third-year biology student completing a Bachelor of Science, shares her 2020 internship experience in the 10th cohort of the Macquarie Undergraduate Research Internship (MURI).

/ 25 October, 2020

Educators of Impact: In conversation with Dr Gaurav Gupta

Dr Gaurav Gupta is a computer programming educator who encourages his students to see the value of persistence over natural capability. Since his approach routinely produces student breakthroughs in learning, TECHE asks this self-confessed soccer obsessive how he consistently kicks...

/ 20 October, 2020

Three ways to enhance academic integrity in your unit

The rapid move to online learning has left many students increasingly vulnerable to contract cheating companies. Here are three ways to deal with it.

/ 28 September, 2020

iLearn Drop-in Clinic: S2 Recap

The iLearn Drop-in clinic has been revised this year by going fully online on Zoom and has been met with great success.

/ 10 August, 2020

Studying during COVID-19: insights from Sociology and Gender Studies students

Research with Sociology and Gender Studies students indicates that flexible arrangements that account for students’ lived realities are key to satisfaction and wellbeing. Written by Dr Charlotte Overgaard and Dr Saartje Tack.

/ 28 July, 2020

Professional Learning for teaching in Session 2: It’s all here!

Workshops | Programs | Training | Resources | Communities of Practice

/ 27 July, 2020
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Zooming through Breakout Rooms

Zoom has become a large part of how we work and teach so here is a brief run through of Breakout Rooms. This is a feature that will help manage participants by splitting a meeting or tutorial into smaller separate...

/ 14 July, 2020