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iPad tutorials: Refreshing learning

iPad tutorials: Refreshing learning

Thursday, 1 May 2014

Teaching students new concepts and procedures is always a challenge, but the stakes are even higher when they are being shown how to operate industrial machinery. When Architecture and Built Environment Workshop Manager Domanic Lieb had thirty mechanical engineering students crowded around him as he demonstrated how to use a metal lathe, workshop staff decided there had to be a better way to conduct a safety induction.

UoNline App - Now available via the app store

Thursday, 17 April 2014

UoNline AppStay up-to-date with online teaching and learning at the University of Newcastle. Connect with UoNline support wherever you are.  Find support resources and video guides for Blackboard, Echo360, Turnitin and other teaching and learning systems. Contact and event information about the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is available as well as help with IT support for connecting your mobile device on campus. It's UoNline, just in time!

Enabling Geology:  YouTube and a box of rocks?

Enabling Geology: YouTube and a box of rocks?

Monday, 14 April 2014

Teaching on campus can be hard work, but teaching students who learn through distance education presents unique challenges. Alan Moore has been teaching part-time for twelve years and wanted to ensure that his distance students had a comparable experience to those who learn on-campus.

Increased Capability for Lecture Capture

Increased Capability for Lecture Capture

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

All teaching spaces that seat 40 students or more across UoN's Callaghan, Ourimbah and City campuses have now been equipped with Echo 360 Lecture Capture capabilities.  This means that lecturers can schedule the recording of all lectures that are held in these rooms.

Unique support for sessional staff

Unique support for sessional staff

Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Sessional academic staff members play an important role in supporting teaching and learning outcomes at UoN. As well as providing professional development opportunities for sessional academics, CTL has launched the Fundamentals in University Teaching Certificate, a tailored program to introduce sessional academics to university teaching.