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Learning & Teaching Leaders Conference 2018

Learning & Teaching Leaders Conference 2018

Deans and Associate Deans Learning & Teaching, and other Faculty learning and teaching leaders will be invited to attend this year’s ACDS Learning & Teaching Leaders Conference to be held at the University of Adelaide on Thursday 19 July and Friday 20 July 2018. The theme this year is: ‘Future Learning, Future Teaching’ and the […]

Designing WIL assessments through consultation, collaboration and cooper...

Designing WIL assessments through consultation, collaboration and cooperation

Presented by Sonia Ferns 21 February, 2:00 – 4:30pm Room 202, 10 College Walk, Clayton Campus, Monash University Learning experiences in a Work Integrated Learning (WIL) context are highly variable, personalised and socially constructed, thereby challenging traditional assessment models which focus on knowledge acquisition as opposed to skill proficiency. Authentic assessment profiles build resilience, adaptability […]

The ACDS 2017 WIL in Science National Forum – Presentations

The ACDS 2017 WIL in Science National Forum was held at the ParkRoyal Hotel at Melbourne Airport on Friday 8th December 2017. This ACDS event ‘Building Successful WIL Partnerships in Science’ incorporated the perspectives of students, industry and faculty teams, with the aim of assisting Faculties to work towards a systematic embedding of WIL. More […]

ASCILITE 2017!

The ASCILITE 2017 conference conference will be held at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba from 4 – 6 December 2017. The 2017 ASCILITE conference offers a unique opportunity for practitioners and researchers from diverse contexts and fields to come together to critically discuss, imaginatively explore and passionately debate all things educational technology and […]

ACSME 2017 it’s a wrap!

Professor Jordan Nash opens ACSME 2017

ACSME 2017 was opened by the Monash Dean of Science, Professor Jordan Nash, who reminded the 190 participants from 43 institutions and organisations that we have the most inspiring subject matter to work with: ‘teaching how the world works’. The key note speaker Karen Burke da Silva then presented her own learning inspirations and career […]

BEAN17, the annual Biosciences Education Forum

The Biosciences Education Australia Network (BEAN) is holding its annual meeting in Canberra on Dec 11-12 at the Shine Dome. By popular demand, we’ll have another the forum dinner at the Monster Kitchen and Bar, which is now rated as one of the top places to eat in Australia! Registration is now open on Eventbrite: […]

HERDSA/ACEN Rekindled Driving Outcomes: Curriculum transformation and 21...

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 programs with WIL in Science

  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 Conference papers

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-based learning and teaching in STEM

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 and Feb 6

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 […]