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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 and workshop recordings can be accessed through our Professional Learning 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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Professional Learning

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

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

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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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CTL Events! Save these dates to your diary

Our CTL Professional Learning section and event specific pages linked below will provide more details as they become available.

Register for 25 August New to Teaching workshop   
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New Recordings for Topic Focused workshops available now

View the workshop recordings   
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New Recordings for Teaching Technologies workshops available now

View the workshop recordings   
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Southern Cross Model Professional Learning

View SCM support and resources available to staff   
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Weekly Friday Free-for-all Blackboard Sessions

Join a session Friday at 12 noon (AEST)   
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Constructive Alignment Course Mapping Resources available now

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Recordings from the 2021 SoLT Symposium – Now available

View the 2021 SoLT Symposium recordings