This year, the Strategic Priority Grants Scheme will support targeted, commissioned projects that will make a contribution to strategic objectives.
In partnership with Faculty Learning and Teaching teams, the Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor Learning and Teaching and the Learning and Innovation Hub, will identify, scope and cost projects for delivery in 2016.
Applications must be submitted to Mitch Parsell by COB FRIDAY 6 May.
Example Project Areas
Projects must align with the Learning and Teaching Strategic Framework and/or respective Faculty Learning and Teaching Plans. Examples include:
- The program-review process / team-based curriculum development
- Implementation of the new Assessment Policy
- Embedding employability skills and opportunities
- Embedding literacies: sustainability, internationalisation, intercultural considerations and Indigenous perspectives
- Collaborative and active learning – including alternatives to lectures
- Undergraduate research engagement
- Development and integration of learning analytics to inform levels of engagement and supported intervention where required
- BYOD – scoping, specifications, and implementation
- Integration of ePortfolio and / or badging technologies to record student learning outcomes
The Process: key points
- Faculties and Offices can nominate up to two projects for implementation in 2016-17.
- Collaborative projects across Faculties/Offices are encouraged and will not count towards the Faculty/Office limit.
- Projects must be costed between $30,000 and $60,000 with the bulk of the work should be planned for 2016.
- Associate Deans Learning and Teaching and or Directors must submit selected applications by Monday, 9 May 2016. The Panel will convene and determine approved projects.
For a full explanation and further details, visit the website