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Professional Learning for the Southern Cross Model

This is a curated selection of recordings, articles, and modules that are designed to help academics design and build learning sites, interactive modules, and assessments for the Southern Cross Model.

Whats New SC Model

What's New

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How do I get started? Practical Guide to the Southern Cross Model

Unsure about the Southern Cross Model? Don't know where to start? Do you need a quick start guide that focuses on getting you up to speed? This Practical Guide has been developed to support academics in the design and development of units under the Southern Cross model.

Access the Practical Guide here

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How do I build a Blackboard site?

Understanding the standard features of a Blackboard site

If you are not yet familiar or comfortable with Blackboard, the following resources may help:

How to build a site

Below you will find guidance for how to:

To meet other standards and requirements, find out more about:

Interactivity in SC Model

How do I add interactivity to a unit design?

Getting started

Consult the following resources to get started:

I need inspiration!

Have a look at these examples from colleagues:

How to use tools for interactivity

H5P (quizzes, drag and drops, hotspot diagrams, accordions, and more)

VoiceThread (collaborative videos, images, documents)

Video recording and editing tools

Video conferencing

Collaborate Ultra (virtual classrooms)

Other tools* include:

* Please note that help desk support for these tools is not provided by Technology Services.

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Browse the professional learning support and resources below.

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Talking Teaching

Each 1-hour lunchtime session will include a presentation with time for Q&A and discussion.

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2022 SoLT Symposium

8th, 9th, 10th November 2022. Theme: The Southern Cross Model: Exploring Immersive and Engaging Learning

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Teaching Technologies Workshops

The June Teaching Technologies series has concluded and the recordings are available.

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