Resource Library

The Resource Library contains a collection of higher education learning and teaching materials flowing from projects funded by the Commonwealth of Australia including those from the Australian Learning and Teaching Council.

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3 resources found for ‘independent learning’.

Facilitating independent student learning through a computer simulated animal dissection

Roberta Bencini
The University of Western Australia
The University of Western Australia
This is a final report for a 1996 National Teaching Development Grant funded by the Committee for University Teaching and Staff Development. The report details the project and provides justification and educational rationale for its development.
Final report Download Document (27.74 KB)

Development of distributed institutional leadership capacity in online learning and teaching project:

Associate Professor Paul Chesterton, Professor Patrick Duignan, Dr Emma Felton, Dr Karen Flowers, Associate Professor Pam Gibbons, Associate Professor Marj Horne, Associate Professor Theda Thomas, Dr Tony Koop
Australian Catholic University
Australian Catholic University
Final report Download Document (115.83 KB)
Independant Report. Dr Tony Koop and Associates Download Document (141.55 KB)

Teaching scientific inquiry skills: a handbook for bioscience educators in Australian universities

Kristine Elliott, Anna Boin, Helen Irving, Elizabeth Johnson, Victor Galea
The University of Melbourne
The University of Melbourne

Twenty-six cases of current teaching practices are identified and described using a framework based on the degree of inquiry inherent in student tasks; the independence expected of students in performing tasks; the tasks’ learning objectives; and the learning environment. Six innovative learning designs incorporating educational technologies are presented in the Hand book. Recommendations are made about evaluating student learning of scientific inquiry skills. A website presents project findings.

La Trobe, Monash, UQ
Final Report Download Document (550.85 KB)
Handbook Download Document (3.74 MB)