Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning - 2011

Mrs Julia Werren

University of New England
New South Wales
University of New England

Citation

For bringing law to life for students by incorporating research, social policy and 'skills-based' approaches in an easy to understand manner.

Synopsis

Julia Werren brings law to life for her students by incorporating several inter-related teaching techniques. Her courses are designed to be personally relevant to students. This is accomplished by integrating research based teaching with an emphasis on skills based and social policy perspectives, built on a foundation of clear presentation of the information for understanding. Julia's effectiveness in bringing the law to life results in demonstrated increased student engagement, understanding and satisfaction.