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  • 31 October 2014
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    #edtech talks

    #edtech talks: Fostering student engagement and participation using online tools in and out of class

    In collaboration with eLearning and ICT, the ITL is pleased to present a series of talks on evolving and revolutionising learning and teaching. Bring your lunch and come along and learn about practical, hands-on teaching strategies from Sydney academics.

    Fostering student engagement and participation using online tools in and out of class: Danny Liu & Gareth Denyer show how technology has helped transform their teaching of large classes.

  • 7 November 2014
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC

    #edtech talks: E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC study group

    Are you interested in learning more about e-learning and MOOCs? The ITL and eLearning will co-host a study group for those enrolled in the University of Edinburgh's E-learning and digital cultures MOOC (sign up for the MOOC here). We'll chat about what we learn and use the time to do some of the coursework. The group will meet weekly for an hour on Fridays during the five weeks of the MOOC, from 3rd November to 7 December.

  • 7 November 2014
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    #edtech talks

    #edtech talks: Student-negotiated assessment

    In collaboration with eLearning and ICT, the ITL is pleased to present a series of talks on evolving and revolutionising learning and teaching. Bring your lunch and come along and learn about practical, hands-on teaching strategies from Sydney academics.

    Student-negotiated assessment: James Humberstone, an Apple Distinguished Educator, will talk about how he changed the tech in music education course to engage in the current discourse on the good and the bad in tech in education, and more importantly how the assessment became project-based, student negotiated and supported through the lecture content to aim for an “ethic of excellence”.

  • 13 November 2014
    10.00am - 12.00pm
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    Associate Deans Learning and Teaching Meeting

    A regular forum for discussion and collaborative support of the Associate Deans leadership work in faculties. Contact your ADL&T to find out about this month’s topics.

  • 14 November 2014
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC

    #edtech talks: E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC study group

    Are you interested in learning more about e-learning and MOOCs? The ITL and eLearning will co-host a study group for those enrolled in the University of Edinburgh's E-learning and digital cultures MOOC (sign up for the MOOC here). We'll chat about what we learn and use the time to do some of the coursework. The group will meet weekly for an hour on Fridays during the five weeks of the MOOC, from 3rd November to 7 December.

  • 21 November 2014
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC

    #edtech talks: E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC study group

    Are you interested in learning more about e-learning and MOOCs? The ITL and eLearning will co-host a study group for those enrolled in the University of Edinburgh's E-learning and digital cultures MOOC (sign up for the MOOC here). We'll chat about what we learn and use the time to do some of the coursework. The group will meet weekly for an hour on Fridays during the five weeks of the MOOC, from 3rd November to 7 December.

  • 28 November 2014
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    #edtech talks

    #edtech talks: An app for university teachers

    In collaboration with eLearning and ICT, the ITL is pleased to present a series of talks on evolving and revolutionising learning and teaching. Bring your lunch and come along and learn about practical, hands-on teaching strategies from Sydney academics.

    An app for university teachers: Martin Tomitsch, Jen Scott Curwood, Graham Hendry & Kate Thomson demonstrate ‘Charlie’, an app for university teachers focused around assessment and teaching.

  • 28 November 2014
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
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    Community-engaged Learning and Teaching (CeLT) Scholars Network meetings

    A monthly meeting for members of the university community interested in teaching and curriculum strategies for developing and extending community engagement.

  • 28 November 2014
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC

    #edtech talks: E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC study group

    Are you interested in learning more about e-learning and MOOCs? The ITL and eLearning will co-host a study group for those enrolled in the University of Edinburgh's E-learning and digital cultures MOOC (sign up for the MOOC here). We'll chat about what we learn and use the time to do some of the coursework. The group will meet weekly for an hour on Fridays during the five weeks of the MOOC, from 3rd November to 7 December.

  • 5 December 2014
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC

    #edtech talks: E-learning and Digital Cultures MOOC study group

    Are you interested in learning more about e-learning and MOOCs? The ITL and eLearning will co-host a study group for those enrolled in the University of Edinburgh's E-learning and digital cultures MOOC (sign up for the MOOC here). We'll chat about what we learn and use the time to do some of the coursework. The group will meet weekly for an hour on Fridays during the five weeks of the MOOC, from 3rd November to 7 December.

  • 26 - 27 February 2015
    9.30am - 4.30pm
    P&P

    Principles & Practice of University Teaching & Learning

    This program is for all academic staff new to the university. It introduces the principles of university teaching and learning as well as practical, contemporary teaching skills for engaged enquiry.



  • 24 October 2014
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
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    Community-engaged Learning and Teaching (CeLT) Scholars Network meetings

    A monthly meeting for members of the university community interested in teaching and curriculum strategies for developing and extending community engagement.

  • 22 October 2014
    10.00am - 11.00am
    #edtech talks

    #edtech talks: The Flipped Classroom: If you don’t lecture….what do you do?

    The DVC Education Portfolio is pleased to launch a new series of #edtech talks focussing on evolving and revolutionising learning and teaching through technology with a talk on Flipped Classrooms by Professor Simon Bates who is visiting Sydney from the University of British Columbia. The #edtechtalks will include sessions where staff can learn about practical, hands-on teaching strategies from expert colleagues across the Faculties, Education portfolio and ICT.

    The Flipped Classroom: If you don’t lecture….what do you do?: Professor Simon Bates

  • 21 October 2014
    9.30am - 11.00am
    FRS

    Foundations of Research Supervision Forum

    This interdisciplinary forum is part of the University’s program for academics who are new to higher degree research supervision.

  • 9 October 2014
    10.00am - 12.00pm
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    Associate Deans Learning and Teaching Meeting

    A regular forum for discussion and collaborative support of the Associate Deans leadership work in faculties. Contact your ADL&T to find out about this month’s topics.

  • 2 - 3 October 2014
    9.30am - 4.30pm
    P&P

    Principles & Practice of University Teaching & Learning

    This program is for all academic staff new to the university. It introduces the principles of university teaching and learning as well as practical, contemporary teaching skills for engaged enquiry.

  • 3 October 2014
    9.00am - 5.00pm
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    Symposium on Higher Degree Research student writing

    The symposium focuses on two primary touch points for developing student writing: The student supervisor relationship, and; Institutionally endorsed spaces from which programmatic and/or centrally delivered writing ‘support’ may be provided by faculty academics, academic developers, and academic language and learning educators.

  • 29 - 30 September 2014
    9.00am - 5.00pm
    Sydney Teaching Colloquium

    Sydney Teaching Colloquium 2014

    The fourth STC considers how assessment standards can be harnessed for learning. Hosted by Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) Professor Pip Pattison, it addresses the practical and future challenges of assessment, and asks whether our approaches at unit, program, course and university levels are at a standard that supports students to develop as engaged enquirers.

  • 26 September 2014
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    calendar

    Community-engaged Learning and Teaching (CeLT) Scholars Network meetings

    A monthly meeting for members of the university community interested in teaching and curriculum strategies for developing and extending community engagement.

  • 26 September 2014
    1.00pm - 3.00pm
    Grant applicants workshop

    OLT Grant applicants workshop

    This workshop is for leaders and members of teams who are intending to make an application for an OLT grant round in November, 2014 or who are thinking of applying in a future round.