Tag: Strategic Priority Grants

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Passport to global employment: Preparing students for online interviews in a foreign language

Many of our students will enter an international job market in which video interviews and resumes are becoming increasingly common. To help our students to apply for jobs and internships internationally, we trialled a project preparing our students for video...

/ 11 April, 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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“Team X” – Developing a Teamwork Experience to Support ‘Teamwork Capable’ Student Employability

Team X, an in-development Strategic Priority Grant Project, aims to arm teachers and learners with the resources needed to create meaningful and successful teamwork experiences. Find out more and get involved >

/ 10 October, 2018

Latest SPG Project Successes

A quick overview of current Strategic Priority Grant (SPG) Projects and how they're progressing.

/ 6 September, 2018
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FBE’s Operation Excel – from MOOCs to ModelOff

To raise awareness and the literacy level of Excel use, FBE embarked on a campaign which included the Excel for Business specialisation on Coursera and the Macquarie ModelOff Competition in the new Financial Decision Lab.

/ 1 June, 2018

New Grant to Streamline Lab Delivery

The Department of Cognitive Sciences, in partnership with EMOTIV, have recently been awarded a Strategic Priority Grant to develop of an integrated digital educational platform for lab-based learning activities in cognitive and brain sciences.

/ 28 February, 2018
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Strategic Priority Grant (SPG)
applications now open

Applications for 6 and 3 month Strategic Priority Grants are due on 15 March, with the pitch session taking place on 5 April.

/ 14 February, 2018

Success in Strategic Priority Grants

In the Faculty of Human Sciences, a number of exciting new L&T projects have been made possible through the awarding of Strategic Priority Grants for 2018.

/ 2 February, 2018