The economy of the future relies heavily on the development of students engaging with the Science, Technology and Mathematics. Opening Real Science (ORS) is a Government initiative to involve experts in the fields of science, maths, IT and education.
In Session 1, 2015, the Faculty of Arts would like to begin a Review Process for the Online Units within the Departments. The intention of the review is to provide a collegial and collaborative process whereby we are able to reflect on current teaching practice and where necessary provide support to further develop the online learning experience for our students. The Faculty Learning and Teaching Committee would appreciate your feedback on the document: THE FACULTY OF ARTS PEER REVIEW PROCESS FOR UNITS IN iLEARN (Draft)
As this is the very first edition of the Arts e-Newsletter we would like to create our own unique look. The question raised was, “what picture or image would best represent the Faculty of Arts”? Continue reading Mustering ideas or images for the Arts L&T e-Newsletter
Go to http://teche.ltc.mq.edu.au/ and subscribe to Teche and you will then be able to see the Arts – e Newsletter.
Watch this space! From August we will have a regular feature called the ‘Arts L&T Report’. This will be a combined message from both Trudy Ambler and Nicole Anderson.
The Learning and Teaching Centre is proud to announce the launch of an online version of their Foundations in Learning and Teaching (FiLT) program. FiLT online will introduce you to current pedagogical theories to further develop your own teaching approach to learning and teaching.
10 scholarships worth $500.00 are available for casual staff….. Continue reading Launching FiLT online
From Session 2 onwards if you need help with iLearn, Units, iTeach, Turnitin or Grademark, please email….. onehelp.mq.edu.au The Arts L&T team will respond to all your requests from within the onehelp system.
A short summary added to the email subject line will help direct your request more quickly and, if it relates to an iLearn unit, please include the unit code.
For essential links….. Continue reading Need help? use onehelp
From Cathy Mewes – Arts L&T Online Development and Support
From today LTC will be in the process of moving iLearn units for Session 2 into the new MQ iLearn theme.
This short video outlines the changes and benefits as part of the new look.
Icons – The icons, used by Arts, that appear in iLearn units and sit alongside subheadings such as Readings, Activities, etc. will come across into the new MQ iLearn theme as part of the next update on July 30. Convenors need not do anything. After July 30 you will see the new updated icons appearing in your iLearn unit.
LTC will send further information to convenors during July regarding the new MQ theme updates.
Meet the new Digital Technology team;
Phil Betts – Videographer and Production Coordinator for Arts Learning and Teaching who is joined by a team of awesome Production Assistants; Madeline Day, Robbie Fatt, Perry Lam and Jack Bartlett. Click on the youtube to meet them….
Beth Saunders joins us as the Online Education and Development Coordinator. Want to know more…. Continue reading New Arrivals to Arts L&T
The Department for Anthropology has been using digital technology to engage students with their learning materials.
Greg Downey, Head of Department has produced a fantastic video introduction to the unit of Human Evolution and Diversity in conjunction with Phil Betts, the Arts L& T Video Production Coordinator.
If you are interested in providing an introduction to your unit or developing any other videos for your learning material, please contact Beth. firstname.lastname@example.org