If you’ve noticed writing, referencing, and learning issues common to students in your subject, here are some easy-to-implement strategies to address the problems in future iterations of the subject.
A few of our projects focused on enhancing the quality of learning experience for our students are just about to step things up. And for those of you flying the flag and teaching in 201990, there is help available so please ask.
The BJBS minimum expectations on subject delivery are now live, there are even more improvements to the subject outline tool and for the first time prospective CSU students will be able to see an assessment summary for each subject before they enrol.
Here are some ways your ALLaN Faculty Liaison can help you prepare an accurate, informative, and transparent Subject Outline which supports the development of students’ learning, literacy, and numeracy skills.
It’s Session 3 and maybe you have a bit more time than you usually do. Consider using some of it to make sure your Subject Outline and assessments provide optimal support for your students.
Ask any university student what causes them the most concern, and referencing comes pretty close to the top of their list. Here are a few strategies that you can use to increase their confidence and competence quite rapidly.
Basic and Key Skills Builder (BKSB) is an online tool that can be used in subjects and courses to identify, diagnose, and improve literacy and numeracy skills. Students use it independently, no marking is required, and reports can be generated quickly and easily. Read on to find out how this tool can be used to support your students and improve compliance with the ELLaN Policy and the ALaN GLO.
In order to benefit from feedback, students need to understand its value and act on it, but there is strong evidence to suggest that students often don’t read feedback. How can ALLaN help you use feedback from your first assessment to provide individualised instruction for students and improve learning, teaching, and assessment in your subject? I’m glad you asked!
Ramp up your digital skills and learn all about social media for researchers, data visualisation and altmetrics…and more. And while you’re at it, take a look at what’s happening with study groups, eAssessment and even ‘upstairs’!