active learning

Changing our conference habits

How many conferences will you attend this year? How will you present? Some thoughts on integrating good teaching practice into conference presenting.

#UTSTLF17 snapshot: using debates as a learning and teaching tool

If you missed this presentation at the UTS Teaching and Learning Forum, catch up here!

Summer is coming to a lecture theatre near you

UTS is increasing the number of subjects that are available for student enrolment over the summer session. Most subjects will be delivered in the standard, blended format over the 12 week session but some subjects will be delivered in a block mode…

Take a walk around your neighbourhood…

Lessons in radical economic pedagogy. This post was co-authored by Elizabeth Humphrys and Keith Heggart.

Labs of the future: using simulations to stimulate students’ curiosity

Imagine if 300 students were able to complete a laboratory practical where they handle chemicals, take measurements, plot results, interact with high-end equipment – without ever entering a laboratory…