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Put your best foot forward

When setting up and using your 2018 MyUni course, as a Course Coordinator you will need to ensure you’ve got the right mix of course information, assessment and communication, and copyright compliance. In January 2018, the guidelines for minimum use of MyUni became requirements and were included in the Coursework Academic Programs Policy (CAPP). The […]

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Evidence-Based Decision Making: Using Learning Analytics to Improve Learning and Teaching Outcomes

Guest blog by Dr David Wilson, Lecturer | Head of Molecular Physiology of Vascular Function Research Group, School of Medical Sciences I’d like to share an update from the Learning Analytics Community of Practice that highlights some of our activities. The community has been very active in sharing Learning Analytics domain knowledge, and in working […]

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You’re now more satisfied with MyUni

You told us that you’re now more satisfied with MyUni and we couldn’t be happier. It’s been a big year in MyUni with the successful implementation of Canvas and Echo. And survey results are telling us you feel it was worthwhile. There has been a significant increase in both staff and student overall satisfaction compared […]

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Your great feature requests are now in MyUni

Blog by Kym Schutz, Educational Technologist Suppose it was that easy. You now have a quick and effective pathway to share your ideas, then work with your peers to have the ideas prioritised and implemented into MyUni. You have been asking us how to enable ideas that could improve your teaching and learning through the […]

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From PAF to SPLAT: desperately seeking peer assessment

Guest blog by Dr Hayley McGrice, Lecturer, School of Animal and Veterinary Science   The Student & Peer Learning Assessment Tool (SPLAT) – an equitable way to assign individual grades for groups assignments that reflect the contributions of each student. Let’s talk group work: Academics like it because it teaches our students team work skills, […]

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Finalising your Gradebook – 3 keys to success

Blog by Adi Rai and Martin Basic    We’re almost at the finish line for Semester 2, so don’t let your Gradebook slow you down in the race. Here are 3 keys to ensuring you look your best on the podium: Mark all non-submissions as 0: Use the assignment drop-down menu to assign a 0 score […]

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Building your 2018 MyUni course

When can I get started? Courses for 2018 will be created in MyUni towards the end of 2017. There will be an announcement in MyUni when courses for 2018 are available. If you’d like to get started on your 2018 course now, please contact MyUni Support to request creation of a course shell. Will my […]

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Blackboard switched off in under 60 days

You will lose access to Blackboard on 15 December 2017. After this date staff and students will not have access to course material in Blackboard. If you wish to keep any content from Blackboard for use in future courses, please retrieve the content by 15 December. You can access information on the process at the […]

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Share your feedback on MyUni

We want to hear about your experiences using MyUni and your interactions with the MyUni Transform Project. This information helps to understand what’s working with MyUni and what needs improvement. The survey also evaluates outcomes from the project to help inform future projects and activities. We value your insights and look forward to hearing from […]

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Building Canvas community at InstructureCon0017  

Guest blog by Colleen Ortega In July, I joined 3000 other members of the Canvas community at InstructureCon0017 in Colorado. I was lucky enough to present about the MyUni Transform project. Whilst there, I met other Canvas users from around the globe to discuss many topics. The highlights were: Improving the Canvas Community Sharing ideas […]

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