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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 […]

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NEW! Online Quiz and Assignment Dropbox Creation Request Forms

The Faculty of Business and Law Learning Innovations team is happy to announce new online forms that will be used, henceforth, by academic staff to request the creation of quizzes and assignment dropboxes. Online Quiz Creation Request Form Link: https://blogs.deakin.edu.au/learning-innovations/online-quiz-request-form/ Online Assignment Dropbox (Grades and Rubrics) Request Form Link: https://blogs.deakin.edu.au/learning-innovations/request-for-setup-of-assignments-grades-and-rubrics-in-clouddeakin/ It would be good practice to bookmark […]

Learning Technologies Student Support

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, […]

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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 […]

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Assessment Procedure – Schedule C for Higher Education Courses

  ASSESSMENT (HIGHER EDUCATION COURSES) PROCEDURE – SCHEDULE C All online tests included as part of the unit/course’s summative assessment should meet the standards outlined in Assessment (Higher Education Courses) Procedure – Schedule C: Standards for Administering Unsupervised Online Tests which are Automatically Computer-Marked at Deakin University. Schedule C: Standards for Administering Unsupervised Online Tests […]

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Authentic Assessment Methods – Handbook for Teaching Staff

The purpose of this handbook is to assist teaching staff in implementing Deakin University’s strategic policy direction by scaffolding authentic assessment practices. The key objective is to provide a succinct and concise reference handbook for assessment strategies to realise Deakin’s vision of ‘empowering learners for the jobs and skills of the future’. The handbook provides […]

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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 […]

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Welcome Message – Good Example in CloudDeakin

A welcome message and video is a standard form for your CloudDeakin site. It should contain introduction of the unit chair and the teaching team, unit learning outcomes and expectations and orientating learners to the unit. Here’s a good example from the CloudDeakin site MAF708:         Welcome to MAF708 Superannuation & Retirement […]