Professional Learning

Opportunities available for October 2018

October 2018

The professional learning opportunities from the Division of Learning & Teaching are listed below.



Please review the schedule and contact Dr Karen Stanley (Professional and Academic Development) for further information: kstanley@csu.edu.au; xt 84315.

Online learning workshops that can assist you with facilitating student engagement!



11 Oct 2018, OLM, Workshop C (Interaction with the Professions).10am, Everyone Welcome.

This session will explore the Online Learning Model Element ‘Interaction with the Professions’ (IWP) and provide examples of strategies for implementing IWP in subjects at CSU.


11 Oct 2018, Introduction to Flipgrid. 2 pm - 2:45 pm. Everyone Welcome.

Exploring the web-based, social video tool Flipgrid and its potential applications at CSU.


18 Oct 2018, End of Session & Educational Data - What's happening in my subject? 10am. Everyone Welcome.

This workshop will explore ways of using the subject site analytics tools available in i2 at the end each session, to inform reflective practice and planning for subsequent session.


25 Oct 2018, i2 Signposting: Using Dynamic Landing pages to facilitate student engagement.

10am - 10:45am. Everyone Welcome.

This session will explore the notion of subject ‘signposting’ (i.e. providing direction for students) via a dynamic landing page within subjects at CSU.


25 Oct 2018, Open PL Series - Session 3: Panel on Open Challenges and Opportunities.12.30 pm, Everyone Welcome.

A select panel will discuss challenges and opportunities from different vantage points including design, marketing, and academic. This session will also launch the weimagine: Open season.



Expanded information is available on DLT Professional Learning Calendar

We have drop in sessions, expert workshops and sessions that help you to quality assure your subject outlines and prepare for end of session!


2 Oct 2018, EEL 516, Expert Workshop - Writing a Teaching Philosophy Statement. 12pm, Everyone Welcome.

This workshop will help you to develop a Teaching Philosophy Statement by exploring: What it is, why develop one, guiding questions and components and using metaphors to illustrate your teaching beliefs.


3 October 2018, Preparing for end-of-session processes. 1pm. Arts & Education and Faculty of Science.

This session will focus on two main areas: 1. Grade Centre – entering marks and grades transfer. 2. Post-delivery Online Moderation – reporting on the moderation processes and subject results ready to report to the School Assessment Committee.


4 October 2018, Preparing for end-of-session processes. 1pm. BJBS

This session will focus on two main areas:1. Grade Centre – entering marks and grades transfer. 2. Post-delivery Online Moderation – reporting on the moderation processes and subject results ready to report to the School Assessment Committee.


4 Oct 2018, EEL 516, Expert Workshop - Writing a Teaching Philosophy Statement. 1.30pm, Everyone Welcome.

This workshop will help you to develop a Teaching Philosophy Statement by exploring: What it is, why develop one, guiding questions and components and using metaphors to illustrate your teaching beliefs.


5 Oct 2018, Drop In - Sessional Staff. 11am, Everyone Welcome.

See our range of useful PD resources at http://uimagine.edu.au/csupd/


10 Oct 2018, Subject Outline Quality Assurance. 1pm, All Faculties.

Are you a Moderator or QA officer? Then this workshop is for you! We will show you what you need to look out for when checking subject outlines before publication for the 201830 session.


11 Oct 2018, Subject Outline Quality Assurance. 1pm, All Faculties.

Are you a Moderator or QA officer? Then this workshop is for you! We will show you what you need to look out for when checking subject outlines before publication for the 201830 session.


12 Oct 2018, Drop In - Sessional Staff. 11am, Everyone Welcome.

See our range of useful PD resources at http://uimagine.edu.au/csupd/


19 Oct 2018, Drop In - Sessional Staff. 11am, Everyone Welcome.

See our range of useful PD resources at http://uimagine.edu.au/csupd/


26 Oct 2018, Drop In - Sessional Staff. 11am, Everyone Welcome.

Connect at https://connect.csu.edu.au/learningacademycafe 11am, Everyone Welcome.


Expanded information is available on DLT Professional Learning Calendar

Need help with Learning Technologies, Resources and Analytics?

Professional Learning is available on request. Contact:

Learning Technologies: phua@csu.edu.au

Learning Resources: dcameron@csu.edu.au

Learning Analytics: SMcKinney@csu.edu.au

We can help you understand how the Course Review, Design and Development Process works...

Course design professional learning is available on request. Contact:

Faculty of Arts and Education: dwood@csu.edu.au

Faculty of Science: gauhl@csu.edu.au

Faculty of Business Justice and Behavioural Sciences: samccarthy@csu.edu.au

For further information please contact: kstanley@csu.edu.au

For further information contact: kstanley@csu.edu.au