education

Seeking feedback on the use of technology in lectures and tutorials – survey closes soon

May 23, 2018

WATTLE’S Technology that Enhances Learning (TEL) special interest hot topic group is seeking staff participants to complete a short online survey to understand their current perspectives about TEL and their use of educational tools in lectures and tutorials.

UOW Online Project Manager appointed and first UOW Online degrees commencing soon

May 22, 2018

Dr Alison Freeman has been appointed as UOW Online Project Manager and will officially start in the role on 7 June.

New online learning co-op creates a single portal for students to access learning and study support

May 20, 2018

An extension of the successful Learning Co-op which provides in-person support and peer coaching on campus, the Online Learning Co-op brings content from a range of services together in one, easily navigable online portal for students to access learning and academic study support when and where it’s needed.

UOW’s South Western Sydney Campus: Did you know?

May 15, 2018

UOW’s South Western Sydney (SWS) campus was officially launched by Lucy Turnbull in early 2017 and was the first fully fledged university campus in Liverpool.

The Digital Divide: Baby Boomers beating the barriers

May 14, 2018

A group of UOW marketing and public relations students put their skills to the test last Friday (11 May), supporting iAccelerate resident Living Connected with their official launch and attracting local media attention.

Brain injury failed to stop Elizabeth from achieving her dreams

April 24, 2018

When Elizabeth Baxa stepped on to the stage at graduation to accept her degree, she had more reason than most to celebrate the culmination of her studies.

Free online course: Preventing childhood obesity – an early start to healthy living

April 12, 2018

Commencing on 7 May 2018, this free online course follows the latest innovative research in childhood development.

SMART Seminar Series: Infrastructure resilience – planning for future extreme events

April 9, 2018

Thursday 12th April 2018 l 2pm – 3pm l SMART, Bldg 6, Room 105.

Statistical advice and short courses for staff and HDR students

April 3, 2018

The Statistical Consulting Centre provides statistical advice to staff and HDR research students on: sample size estimation, experimental design and analysis, questionnaire design and analysis, grant applications and statistical analysis reporting for publication.

Education Careers Expo 2018

March 15, 2018

The Education Careers Expo is returning to UOW’s Wollongong campus on Wednesday 21 March.

Antarctica flight the living laboratory for radiation sensor testing

March 13, 2018

A research team from UOW and the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) has flown more than 10,000 kilometres to collect cosmic radiation.

Partnership Projects: Technology Enriched Assessment and Feedback (TEAF)

March 13, 2018

The first Autumn session Technology Enriched Assessment and Feedback (TEAF) project got underway last week, with staff and tutors from EIS receiving their brand new Microsoft Surfaces in the Teaching & Technology Hub (T&T Hub).

Expansion of ‘Copying for Examinations’ Copyright Exception

March 13, 2018

Some recent changes to the Copyright Act affect the university sector.

Learning for Life participant shines at UOW College

March 7, 2018

A desire to help others and a commitment to learning has led to a full Diploma of Nursing scholarship for Warrawong High School graduate Aishe Fazli.

Free online literature review course

March 7, 2018

‘Research Writing: How to Do a Literature Review’ Calling all supervisors – this online course could help your students who need to write a literature review.