EDUC261 – Information and Communication Technologies and Education is a fast-paced, hands-on unit backed by an engaging and interactive iLearn page. The unit explores how technology is changing the way we learn and teach, and includes topics on social networking, mobile learning and virtual worlds. Continue reading iLearn Open House – Featuring EDUC261
How do you choose which technology is best to help you with assessments?
What tools do you use to communicate with your students?
Where do you go for training and information on designing interactive lectures?
This week’s iLearn Open House features three units from Associate Professor Marcelle Freiman from the Department of English: ENGL121 Creative Writing 1: An Introduction, ENGL231 Writing: From Manuscript to the Digital Age, and ENGL389 Textual Practices. Marcelle uses the iLearn platform to strategically frame content, fostering student engagement. The organised layout and well placed design elements throughout all three units have resulted in positive student feedback. Continue reading iLearn Open House – Featuring ENGL121, ENGL231 & ENGL389
Considerable planning, effort and modifications have gone into designing MEDI206 – Professional Practice 2, which is running for its second offering in S2 2017.
This week, iLearn Open House examines a unit predominately catering to international students. A new search block in each staff members’ iLearn home page now makes unit searches easier.
This week’s iLearn Open House features
LING219 Introduction to Sociolinguistics.
This weeks’ iLearn Open House features LAWS259 – International Law.
Dr Roy Baker, from Macquarie Law School, is the convenor of LAWS259 International Law. This unit introduces students to key principles, rules and concepts in International Law and examines how they shape contemporary international relations. Baker took over this unit in 2016 – at the time the iLearn unit contained little more than the unit guide.
Macquarie University Library has recently subscribed to a collaborative writing and publishing tool: Overleaf. Using this tool, you can create, edit and share your research online. As part of this subscription all current Macquarie University students and staff are able to create a 20GB Pro+ account. Continue reading Polished Documents Made Easy With Overleaf
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Did you know that there is a module on work health and safety that you can embed in your iLearn unit? Continue reading Preparing PACE Students For Safe Workplace Experiences