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BEAN17, the annual Biosciences Educat...

Please save the date for BEAN17, the annual Biosciences Education Forum – this year returning to the Shine Dome, in Acton, Canberra on Monday, 11 and Tuesday, 12 December. By popular demand, we’ll have the forum dinner at the Monster Kitchen and Bar, which is now rated as one of the top venues in Australia! […]

HERDSA/ACEN Rekindled Driving Outcome...

Tuesday 26th September 2017, 9:30am –12:45pm Join us for registration and refreshments from 9.00am HERDSA Victoria Branch, ACEN and Monash University invite you to an event revisiting a selection of the 2017 HERDSA and ACEN conferences presentations. Keynote Presentation: Lisa Bolton, Research Manager QILT, Social Research Centre This session will include an overview of the […]

Webinar: Creating sustainable WIL pro...

  Liz Johnson and Jo Elliott presented insights from recent research on student engagement from the Successful WIL in Science project and discussed experiences in creating effective WIL leadership, in a recent webinar.   Click to view the ‘Creating Sustainable WIL programs with WIL in Science’ webinar recording and slides.   The webinar was presented […]

2017 ACDS Teaching & Learning Con...

Deans and Associate Deans Learning & Teaching, and other Faculty learning and teaching leaders came together at Monash University in Melbourne’s CBD on 17 and 18 July 2017.  Many thanks to all the presenters, the participants, and in particular the conference organisers: Tina Overton, Chris Thompson and Cristina Varsavsky, for an inspiring and thought provoking meeting. Opening […]

Symposium on stylus enabled cloud-bas...

Symposium on stylus enabled cloud-based learning and teaching in STEM

The potential for technology in Tertiary Education is vast and ever changing. With the advent of stylus enabled technology there is huge potential to teach differently and with more impact in the Tertiary sector. Hear from academics, researchers and experts on how digital thinking is transforming the education sector at this symposium presented in collaboration […]

ACSME 2017: program now available!

View the detailed program and discipline day abstracts and sessions. The Australian Conference on Science and Mathematics Education (ACSME) will be held on Wednesday 27 September and Thursday 28 September 2017 at Monash University in Clayton, Melbourne, Australia. The Discipline day will be held on Friday 29 September 2017, also at Monash University Clayton Campus The […]

Academic integrity: Workshops Feb 2 a...

Authenticating student work is becoming ever more challenging with the advent of contract cheating and easy access to cheating sites. Issues with academic integrity are not new but connectivity via the internet has changed the dimensions of the problem. Recent public reports have reinforced this as a priority in Australian Universities. Regulation of assessment practice […]

FYiM: PBL in Maths – workshop F...

Problem-based learning (PBL) uses authentic, real-world problems to help learners explore principles, ideas and application. It has been used for decades in applied fields such as engineering and medicine and more recently in science. PBL can be a great vehicle to draw learners closer to related industries. The First Year in Maths network is holding […]

2016 WIL in Science Forum presentatio...

The 2016 ACDS WIL in Science forum was held on Friday December 2nd focusing on the ACDS Lighthouse projects. Participants explored the successes and challenges of establishing and growing work-integrated learning in science degrees stimulating lively discussion and new connections. Presentations from the program are available here. Keynotes Associate Professor Ruth Bridgstock, Senior National OLT Fellow: Graduate Employment […]

ACSME 2016 program released

ACSME is the national conference for university science and mathematics education with a proud 22-year history of sparking new ideas, collaborations and innovation. This year we meet in Brisbane on Sep 28-30. The program for ACSME 2016 has now been released and is available here. This year the conference also features a diverse array of workshops to […]