Developing Your Teaching Portfolio - Workshop

Tuesday, 21 July 2009
Effective teaching is a central aspect of an academic career at UWA. This workshop will focus on the criteria and evidence that can be included in a teaching portfolio and used for PDR (Professional Development Review) and promotion. You will leave this session confident and eager to make a start on your own portfolio.

Team Teaching Workshop

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

When we think about team teaching we start to ask questions like: how would you do this; and, if you did, why would you do it? This workshop addresses these questions by providing an opportunity to learn about various team teaching approaches as ways of making the teaching and learning environment in a higher education context more learner-centred, efficient and fun.

Quickstart Guide to Developing your 2009 LMS unit (WebCT)

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

Have you ever wanted to:

  • Communicate important study related events to your students?
  • Provide a unit outline and learning materials in a central location?
  • Manage access and release results to individual students?

If you answered yes to any or all of these questions then you will find using UWA's LMS as part of your teaching very useful. 

Mid-year orientation week

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

The mid-year orientation week starts on Monday, 13 July. The Faculty will welcome new undergraduate, postgraduate, Study Abroad, Exchange, domestic and international students.

Workshop: Small Group Teaching - Labs and Workshops

Tuesday, 7 July 2009

Teaching in the laboratory or workshop setting can often become a routine process that does not take full advantage of the opportunities to improve student learning. This workshop will introduce you to strategies to enhance student engagement and communication between teacher and students, making the experience enjoyable and productive for all.

Improve your Teaching Skills: Workshop on Small Group Teaching

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

The workshop is aimed at those of you who are new to tutoring or looking to develop your teaching skills.

Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards - first round of nominations is now closed

Wednesday, 10 June 2009

The first nomination round for the Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards was closed on 31 May. There have been 50 nominations in three categories:

UniLink peer support program

Tuesday, 9 June 2009

The UniLink program is a new peer support program, run by Student Services, aimed at supporting the transition of all commencing students (undergraduate and postgraduate) who are new to Perth. 

Reminder: Call for nominations - Teaching and Learning Awards 2009

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

First round of nominations for the 2009 Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards will close on 31st May. 
The second nomination round will open on 1st October and close on 31st October 2009.


2008 Faculty Teaching Award: Motorsport Car Was Victorious!

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

The Faculty is delighted to announce that UWA Motorsport won the 2009 UWA Award for Excellence in Teaching in the category "Program".