Meet the Team: Robert Parker

What do you do at the LTC? I am an Educational Developer in the Educational Development and Design section. I am assigned to the Faculty of Science and its Learning and TeachingCommittee. I collaborate with academic staff to think about their teaching and knowledge work, this includes: class performance, instructional design, curriculum development, applying learning technologies and … Continue reading Meet the Team: Robert Parker

Teaching in a Compressed Mode – Session 3

Changes in technology, student expectations and economic pressures mean that we face challenges in the ways in which we organise and offer curricula. One of the alternative ways in which teaching and learning can be organised is through delivering in a compressed time frame. Teaching successfully in a shortened time poses different challenges from delivering … Continue reading Teaching in a Compressed Mode – Session 3

Changing Perceptions of Online Delivery – the EDUC 258 Faculty Partnership Project

Dr Michael Cavanagh and A/Prof Joanne Mulligan from the School of Education have been working with a team from the LTC on redesigning EDUC258 Mathematics in Schools for Session 3, an experience which Michael says has ‘changed my perception of the potential benefits of online delivery for students’. A Session 3 timeframe means the weekly … Continue reading Changing Perceptions of Online Delivery – the EDUC 258 Faculty Partnership Project