LEARNING FUTURES WORKSHOP

Explore the Future of Learning 

RMIT

Due to some last-minute cancellations, there is a limited number of tickets available for this exciting event. 

Hosted by RMIT University, on behalf of the VTAS Promoting Excellence Network

When: Wednesday, 13 November, 10:00am – 3:15pm

Where: Design Hub, RMIT University, 150 Victoria St, Carlton, VIC

Program

9:30 – 10:00am Registration

10:00 – 10:05am Welcome by Geoff Crisp (RMIT University)

10:05 – 10:45am Keynote Speech by Hamish Coates (The University of Melbourne)

  • Smarter Learning: Improving Student Engagement and Outcomes

10:45 – 11:10am Morning Tea

11:10 – 12:40pm Provocateur Panel with Q&A

Betty Leask (La Trobe University)

  • Internationalising Learning Outcomes for all Students

Beverley Oliver (Deakin University)

  • The Future of Undergraduate Education is Competency Based

Gilly Salmon (Swinburne University)

  • The Role and Development of Academic Staff in the Future

Phill Dawson (Monash University)

  • The Failure of MOOCs

12:40 – 1:30pm Lunch

1:30 – 3:00pm World Cafe Roundtable Discussions

Audience members will be invited to participate in an interactive exploration of some problems based on the possible learning futures discussed by the provocateur panel.

3:00pm Closing Remarks by Gilly Salmon (Swinburne University)

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