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Centre for Teaching and Learning

Welcome to the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL).
Working in partnership with academic staff, Faculties and service areas, we support and cultivate innovative, evidence-based approaches to learning and teaching across the University. Our resources and service links have been collated in the sections below to support academics through the Design, Develop, Teach and Assess process. Further academic professional development opportunities can be accessed through our Engage section. Our services include:
  • whole-of-course curriculum design and mapping
  • educational design for units and modules
  • digital design, eLearning and educational technology integration
  • media production
  • teaching support
  • professional learning across a broad range of areas.

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2021 SoLT Symposium
 9th, 10th & 11th November


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Course design, curriculum design, unit design, teaching resources design, non-unit resources design and Graduate Attributes.

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Teaching Resources, Non-unit resources, video, graphics, interactives, SCU internal promotions and support, using open educational resources.

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Academic Integrity, Engaging Students, Focus on Learning, Online Teaching and Learning, Technology Integration, Evaluate your Teaching, Teaching in the Blackboard Environment and New to Teaching.

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Marking, Feedback and Grading, Designing assessments for learning, Rubrics, Turnitin, Types of Assessment, Designing an Assessment Scheme, Assessing Interaction and Participation of Blackboard Tools.

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Engage with other staff through Foundations of University Teaching Practice (FUTP), Talking Teaching webinars, Scholarship of Learning and Teaching Symposium, Friday Free-for-all and New to Teaching @ SCU workshops.

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Meet the Team

Meet the Centre for Teaching and Learning Director, Administration, Academic Practice, Digital Technology, Digital Design and Projects teams.

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Showcase and Innovation

Video Gallery, Graphics Gallery, Online Gallery including Unit Warm-Up and concepts, Examples of Teaching Materials, 360 Development Projects and more innovation to come.

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I want to...

Here you can search our Knowledge Base resources and find further support for what you want to do.

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Teaching and Learning in the Southern Cross Model

The Southern Cross Model: an overview. Includes Key Features, Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Student Feedback, Staff Experiences and Results and Professional Learning support and resources available to staff.

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NEW! Southern Cross Model Professional Learning

View SCM support and resources available to staff   
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2021 SoLT Symposium – 9th, 10th & 11th November

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Constructive Alignment Course Mapping Resources available now.

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Weekly Friday Free-for-all Blackboard Sessions

Join a session Friday at 12 noon (AEST)   
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Recordings from June Teaching Technologies workshops available now

View the workshop recordings