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Assessing student engagement during times of remote learning

During times of remote learning, the ability to assess student engagement with course content has become increasingly important. The New Analytics tool within each course in MyUni can provide data insights into student engagement and participation with content and resources within a course. With decreased opportunities to provide face-to-face feedback, New Analytics can assist teaching […]

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Resources for supporting student success

We have put together a collection of resources to help support students, especially during assessment periods. Some of these resources including essay writing tools, new open education resources from the library and general support services. There are many things that we can do to support students, through helping develop study skills to providing wellbeing support […]

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Introducing new features in the Self & Peer Learning Assessment Tool (SPLAT)

SPLAT is an online tool used by students to assess the contributions of individual members of their team, as well as themselves. Using course coordinator-defined criteria, an individual weighting factor, more commonly known as a Peer Assessment Factor or PAF, can be calculated for each student. This PAF score can be used to underpin a mentoring […]

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My role as a Course Ambassador: a Q&A with Olivia Pineau

Course Ambassadors are students employed by Learning Enhancement and Innovation on a casual basis to assist individual Course Coordinators, teaching teams, and teaching support teams in supporting the University’s efforts to deliver remote learning opportunities. Course Ambassadors aid teaching staff in the use of MyUni and the implementation of learning experiences for remote learners, including collection of engagement […]

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How can MyUni Course Announcements be effectively used in times of remote learning & teaching?

Written by Hugh Leadbeter  During the present times of purely remote learning, it is increasingly important for students to receive personalised, relevant messaging from their course coordinators, lecturers and tutors. Personalised messaging in particular has been shown to increase student engagement, and provide a more emotional connection. Recently conducted analysis into course messaging delivered the […]

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Internships Framework: Student Preparedness Project

Written by Nina James Internships are an important part of the student experience at the University of Adelaide. They provide a valuable opportunity for students across all disciplines to apply their technical knowledge in real workplace situations, develop their employability skills and build their professional networks. As part of the University of Adelaide’s strategic approach […]

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COVID-19 Update: Changes to Teaching and Learning Uni services

With course content rapidly moving to an online format, so too are many of the teaching and learning services offered by the University. The below outlines the changes to the following services and how to access them:  

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How to download and interpret a Detailed Course Report

The Detailed Course Report provides insights into student demographics, academic results and program & other course enrolments, as well as information about the course. The report includes: Course Details Course Enrolments Academic Background Course Results The Direct Course Report is now available in all courses and can be downloaded in MyUni.

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Farewell to Adobe Flash

Written by Aaron Shannon-Honson Adobe Flash, the popular animation and interactive creation tool, is ending its long-running support as of the end of December 2020. This includes any ongoing security updates for the tool and the desktop Flash Player.

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How to start your semester on the right track!

It’s that time of the year again. With semester 1 only a matter of weeks away, we wanted to ensure that you are as prepared as possible. The start of this semester may be a little different to other years, as we need to acknowledge and take into account the effects of the travel ban. We’ve […]

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