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  • 8 April 2015
    9.00am - 12.00pm
    University forum on lecture recording

    University forum on lecture recording

    Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) Professor Pip Pattison invites you to participate in a University-wide forum on 8 April as part of the 2015 Sydney Teaching Colloquium series.

    Lecture recording: perspectives and directions will discuss a broad range of views relating to the University-wide pilot this semester of a new policy that requires lecturers to ‘opt out’ from lecture recording.

    Morning tea will be provided on the day. Please by 3 April 2015 for catering purposes.

  • 10 April 2015
    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 Sydney University and/or to higher degree research supervision.

  • 14 April 2015
    9.30am - 11.30am
    VCs SYS and SSE Award Workshop

    Preparing an application for an award for Systems that Achieve Collective Excellence or Support of the Student Experience

    Preparing an application for an award for Systems that Achieve Collective Excellence or Support of the Student Experience

  • 17 April 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    #edtech talks

    #edtech talks: Dr Abelardo Pardo & Dr Melanie Nguyen

    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.

    Dr Abelardo Pardo and Dr Melanie Nguyen are known not only in their own faculties but also increasingly across the university for their success in engaging students and promoting learning through using new technology. Come and hear what they have to say.

    Abelardo will discuss: How to foster student engagement before and during lectures
    Melanie will address: Engaging students in classroom activities: social media and multimedia

  • 24 April 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    STS - Dialogues with Sydney’s Distinguished Teachers

    Dialogues with Sydney’s Distinguished Teachers

    This new series of lunchtime talks showcases Sydney’s distinguished university teachers whose teaching has been recognized through a University or the Australian Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) award. Bring your lunch, and find out what inspires them, what they do, how they do it, what evidence means to them, and why they believe teaching matters.

    This week: Rosina McAlpine-Mladenovic & guest to be confirmed

  • 15 May 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    #edtech talks

    #edtech talks: Dr Rosanne Quinnell and Professor Adam Morton

    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.

    Featuring Dr Rosanne Quinnell from the School of Biologcal Sciences, Faculty of Science and Professor Adam Morton from School of Social and Political Science, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

    Adam will address Blogging as pedagogy and Rosanne's topic is CampusFlora. Rosanne will discuss partnering with undergraduate students on a campus-wide learning and teaching App that addresses Botanical literacy and her plan to take over the world one campus at a time.

  • 16 - 17 July 2015
    9.30am - 4.30pm
    P&P

    Principles & Practice of University Teaching & Learning

    The program forms part of the University's confirmation process for the appointment of continuing staff (see page 8). The program is designed for University staff, and certain selection criteria apply. Prospective external fee-paying participants should contact us directly.



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  • 27 March 2015
    1.00pm - 2.00pm
    STS - Dialogues with Sydney’s Distinguished Teachers

    Dialogues with Sydney’s Distinguished Teachers

    This new series of lunchtime talks showcases Sydney’s distinguished university teachers whose teaching has been recognized through a University or the Australian Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) award. Bring your lunch, and find out what inspires them, what they do, how they do it, what evidence means to them, and why they believe teaching matters.

    This week: Melanie Nguyen and Ruth Barcan

  • 25 March 2015
    9.30am - 11.30am
    VCs OT or RHDS Award Workshop

    Preparing an application for a VC's Outstanding Teaching or Research Higher Degree Supervision Award

    Preparing an application for a VC's Outstanding Teaching or Research Higher Degree Supervision Award

  • 20 March 2015
    12.00pm - 1.00pm
    #edtech talks

    #edtech talks: Active Learning Online and In Class - Professor Adam Bridgeman & Dr Sandra Peter

    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.

    Professor Adam Bridgeman (Science) and Dr Sandra Peter (Business School) will present their experiences of and expertise in Active Learning Online and In Class.

    Following their sessions at the Sydney Teaching Colloquium which were very well received, Adam will talk about Guided Inquiry in First Year Chemistry while Sandra will discuss Blended Learning in Business.

  • 19 March 2015
    10.00am - 11.00am
    OLT Awards Teleconference

    Join an OLT Awards Teleconference

    Planning to nominate for the Australian Awards for University Teaching?  Want to know what the assessors are looking for and what makes a good nomination?

    If you would like to join the teleconference with those meeting in the ITL (Room 250) at this time, register here so we know you are coming.

  • 13 March 2015
    12.30pm - 2.30pm
    OLT Grants Workshop

    OLT Grants Workshop

    This OLT Grants Workshop will focus on Seed Proposals.

  • 10 March 2015
    9.30am - 11.30am
    OLT Awards Workshop

    OLT Awards Workshop

    If you think you may be interested in applying for either Awards for Programs that Enhance Learning or Awards for Teaching Excellence you are strongly advised to attend this workshop whether you have decided to apply or are just thinking about doing so.

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