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Making maths accessible to everyone: A Q&A with Dr Melissa Humphries

Dr Melissa Humphries is Lecturer from the School of Mathematical Sciences and also a Course Instructor in the new MathTrackX XSeries Program. The MathTrackX Program is the University of Adelaide’s year 12 online maths bridging program, offered through the edX platform. The program consists of 6 Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) that have been made […]

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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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Case Study: Developing learning resources for UoA clinical students during the COVID-19 pandemic

A collaborative project between Learning Enhancement and Innovation and Adelaide Medical Simulation. Overview: In mid-March, Associate Professor Adam Montagu (Director, Adelaide Health Simulation) contacted the Learning Enhancement & Innovation Media Production team, requesting urgent support to create critical learning resources for University of Adelaide clinical students during the COVID-19 pandemic. The aim of these learning […]

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Top tips for finding motivation and balance in times of uncertainty

Written by Nicola Venditozzi, Student Counsellor, Student Life The significant changes that have occurred over the past month have impacted on us, both collectively and individually. Recently, I saw a social media post that likened the impact to somewhere between dealing with a light drizzle and the devastating force of a hurricane. The analogy so […]

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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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Remote Teaching Online Course

Learning Enhancement and Innovation have put together an online course with modules assisting teaching staff with essential resources required to prepare for modified teaching arrangements. The course provides helpful resources and recommendations to assist in transitioning tutorials and lectures from face-to-face to an online format.

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Uni of Adelaide maths bridging program goes online

We’re excited to announce that MathsTrack, the Maths Learning Centre’s Maths bridging course, will soon be offered in a fully online format as an XSeries Program called MathTrackX, which will launch on April 28. The MathTrackX Program will be hosted on the edX platform and will contain six Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs).

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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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