Education

Australian Collaborative Education Network (ACEN) 2020 WIL Awards: Winners announced

October 29, 2020

The Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Advisory Committee is happy to announce Hidden Harvest as the winner of the ACEN 2020 Local Hero Award.

November WATTLE connect session | 6 November

October 29, 2020

Dear WATTLE members, Please join us on Zoom for our November WATTLE connect session, 10:30 am – 11.30 am on Friday 6 November.

Online examinations: Virtual sharing circle

October 27, 2020

In response to staff feedback requesting more opportunity for sharing of teaching practices, two virtual sharing circles are being held for academics to come together to discuss and share ideas about online examinations.

Creating a brighter future for Papua New Guineans

October 22, 2020

Life in the third world has never been easy.

UOW to welcome school students back on campus with Learning Labs

October 22, 2020

Fun, dynamic workshops open to students of all ages in a COVID-safe environment UOW’s Learning Labs will return in January 2021 with a series of workshops designed to keep kids engaged in the summer school holidays.

Year 12 Summer Master Class Program: Applications open

October 20, 2020

The Year 12 Summer Master Class Program is back again in January 2021.

When Ernest met Tek

October 15, 2020

When Ernest Bukasa met Teklemariam Mengistu in 2013 “something clicked”.

Subject and Teacher Evaluation Platform (STEP) launched

October 13, 2020

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) is pleased to announce the launch of the University’s new Subject and Teacher Evaluation Platform (STEP).  STEP will herald a new approach to the conduct of subject and teacher evaluation surveys at UOW.

Postgraduate study in business

October 13, 2020

Are you interested in studying a postgraduate degree but uncertain about long term commitment to study?

UOW students create app to reduce number of young people reoffending

October 8, 2020

A group of six UOW computer science students, in conjunction with police and Youth Justice NSW, have developed a mobile app aimed at stopping young domestic violence perpetrators from reoffending and breaching apprehended violence orders.

Proposed changes to course approval and review procedures

October 8, 2020

Reviews of the course approval and review procedures have been conducted and proposed versions are available on the policies under development.

Painter captures the beauty of a still life

October 6, 2020

UOW student Jessica Waite is one of my artists who is responding to the world around her as the impact of COVID-19 ripples through her life.

Postgraduate information series: 13 – 14 October

October 1, 2020

If you’re considering postgraduate study in 2021, attending one of the webinars running in October is a great way to get the information you need before you apply or enrol in your course.

Student awarded scholarship to work towards Sustainable Development Goals

October 1, 2020

Isabella Todd receives inaugural United Nations Association of Australia scholarship for commitment to global initiative.

Save the date: Science Medicine, and Health (SMAH) learning and teaching forum

September 29, 2020

2020 has been an incredibly challenging year, but it has also been a year of tremendous learning as an organisation and as a faculty.