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Active Learning Collaborate Digital Technology Teaching Practice

Teaching Cloud Campus students: Tips for class recordings

Teaching units for both on-campus students and students studying online requires different approaches to meet the needs of each cohort. While class recordings may form part of the learning experience for students studying online, these need to be provided within a framework of social learning experiences. If class recordings are part of your students’ learning […]

Preparing Your Unit Teaching Teaching Practice

BCEL Celebrating Innovations in Digital Learning and Assessment 2017

The Faculty of Business and Law, Learning Innovations team held the 'Celebrating Innovations in Digital Learning and Assessment 2017' event on Tuesday 24th October 2017 from 10:00am to 3pm at Burwood, Elgar Rd, building LB, level 2 atrium and learning spaces. The event was a great opportunity to celebrate and share good practices in assessment, [...]
Leading Courses Teaching Practice

Deakin Learning Courses Guide

‘Leading Courses Guide’ is intended for all staff who teach, and who support those who teach, as part of Deakin’s courses. The guide provides a clear introduction and overview of Deakin’s approach to course delivery, teaching, assessment and supporting our students. It is important not only for those who are directly involved with teaching students, […]

Academic Integrity Teaching Practice

Academic Integrity Handbook

All professions have acceptable “Codes of Conduct”.  Within Academia, Academic Integrity forms part of it’s “Code of Conduct”.  It includes the code value of honesty in academic writing, and is not exclusively a student related issue.  Academic Integrity is however a value that students need to be exposed to and the skills necessary to perform […]

Preparing Your Unit Teaching Practice

Developing Tailored Study Plans for the New Higher Education Environment

The following discussion is a synopsis of OurTeaching-Community of Practice session held on Friday 18th September, during which time Professor Joe Shapter discussed the potential for “individualized study plans” for students in the Australian higher education environment Professor Joe Shapter is currently an OLT Teaching Fellow and the Dean School of Chemical and Physical Sciences, […]

Preparing Your Unit Teaching Practice

Analysing Exemplars to Support Students’ Understandings of Assessment by David Carless

David Carless is Professor of Educational Assessment and Associate Dean (Learning and Teaching) in the Faculty of Education, University of Hong Kong. His most recent book was published by Routledge in April 2015 and is entitled: Excellence in University Assessment: Learning from award-winning practice http://davidcarless.edu.hku.hk/ https://twitter.com/carlessdavid     Introduction David Carless has researched and published extensively […]

Preparing Your Unit Teaching Practice

Embracing Digital Technologies in Accounting Education

The joint 2014 CPA-funded, Deakin project titled: Innovative teaching, learning and assessment in accounting education is designed to encourage and assist academics to adopt a broader use of technology when teaching undergraduate students accounting. The project explored and identified the current status of technology adoption and use in accounting education in Australia. With a focus […]