HERDSA/ACEN Rekindled Conference

The Victorian HERDSA Branch in collaboration with ACEN and Monash University are hosting a 1-day conference on Friday 2 December 2016 at Monash University Caulfield Campus. This event will cover topics such as professional and employability skills, work-integrated learning, and industry and community collaboration and engagement. Please see the attached flyer and program for further …

HERDSA – Academic Integrity Forum 26 Sep 2016, 9:30-11:30am

Presentations A/Prof Wendy Sutherland-Smith,  A/Prof Phillip Dawson,  Dr Helen Walker, Deakin University:  Contract cheating: What do student advocates think?  A/Prof Judy Sheard, Monash University: Plagiarism and related issues in assessments not involving text  Dr Fiona Henderson, Victoria University: Supporting unit coordinators to implement academic integrity policies, resources and scholarship Chaired by: Trish McCluskey, Deakin University Venue: …

VTAS PEN pre-conference workshops

Thursday 28 April 2016, 1.30pm-5.00pm, Langham Hotel, Southbank, Melbourne The Victorian/Tasmanian Promoting Excellence Network presents two workshops prior to the OLT Conference dinner on Thursday 28th April 2016. Workshop 1:      Impact of IMPEL framework by Tilly Hinton Workshop 2:      Shaking up Higher Education - Learnings from National Award Winners, featuring 2016 Australian University …

Invitation to participate in important survey on models of intensive mode teaching

The Office for Learning and Teaching has commissioned RMIT University, The University of Western Australia, and University of Tasmania to undertake a strategic priority project to support and improve students’ experiences of capability development in courses with intensive mode teaching. Intensive mode teaching engages students in facilitated learning activities or classes intensively over longer in …

Places still available to Better judgement seminar

Places are still available to attend The Monash Educational Excellence Research Group (MEERG) seminar presented by Dr Lisa Schmidt, Senior Lecturer in Health Professional Education at Flinders University. Better judgement: Improving assessors’ management of factors affecting their judgement ​ Date: Thursday, 13 August 2015 Time: 1.00pm - 4.00pm Location: Monash University, Caulfield campus, The SLATE, Building C, room …

Seminar invitation – Better judgement: Improving assessors’ management of factors affecting their judgement

The Monash Educational Excellence Research Group (MEERG) is delighted to invite you to a seminar presented by Dr Lisa Schmidt, Senior Lecturer in Health Professional Education at Flinders University. Better judgement: Improving assessors’ management of factors affecting their judgement ​Date: Thursday, 13 August 2015 Time: 1.00pm - 4.00pm Location: Monash University, Caulfield campus, The SLATE, Building C, room …

University of Tasmania – Quality Pursuit: Give us your voice and register your interest NOW!

You are invited to participate in the Quality Pursuit Pilot Survey, a ten (10) minute survey on quality enhancement activities in your institution. The Australian tertiary education sector is under increasing pressure to provide evidence of quality assurance of learning and teaching. As part of a quality enhancement curriculum project, called “Quality Pursuit” at the …

Assessment Design Decisions Framework Launch

Dear Colleagues, It is my pleasure to invite you to the Assessment Design Decisions Framework Launch. When: Monday 16th March at 4 - 6.30pm Where: Monash University conference centre, Level 7, 30 Collins St., Melbourne. RSVP: Bronwyn.beovich@monash.edu Registration has been extended until Friday 6th March As there is limited venue space still available, please respond …