Workshops & Events

Learning in the Digital Age

In 2017, the theme Learning in the Digital Age will underpin a suite of professional development activities for teaching offered by LTLT. Below is an annual calendar of all activities for staff development and collaboration.

Use this calendar to help plan your professional development, register for events and download the event into your work calendar to keep up to date.


Teaching Scholars Development Program - Symposium Preparation

Monday 26 June 09:30am

Leadership focus: Learn how to be a teaching leader and set yourself up for academic promotion. Component of GCHE. (face-to-face, peer support, self-paced online modules and community of practice).

Success & Retention - Planning Session - SHE Semester 2

Monday 03 July 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. /three part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face)

Numeracy Winter School (Bundoora)

Monday 03 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their numeracy skills and get a flying start to the semester ahead.

Peer Assisted Teaching Scheme (PATS) Adviser Workshop

Wednesday 05 July 10:00am

Design, Deliver and Leadership focus: Take part in a scheme that connects experienced academics with a network of support. You may contribute as either an Advisor or a Participant. (peer support, face-to-face).

Peer Assisted Teaching Scheme (PATS) Briefing

Thursday 06 July 09:30am

Design, Deliver and Leadership focus: Take part in a scheme that connects experienced academics with a network of support. You may contribute as either an Advisor or a Participant. (peer support, face-to-face).

Introduction to Teaching and Learning (Shepparton)

Tuesday 11 July 10:30am

Induction focus: Two-day blended mode induction program available to all academics new to teaching at La Trobe (face-to-face and self-paced online modules).

Capstone Winter School (Mildura)

Wednesday 12 July 09:30am

This program is for final-year student who are about to embark on their last semester and want to polish their language and literacy skills.

Numeracy Winter School (Mildura)

Thursday 13 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their numeracy skills and get a flying start to the semester ahead.

Language and Literacy (Bundoora)

Thursday 13 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their language and literacy skills and get a flying start the semester ahead.

Introduction to Teaching and Learning (Bundoora)

Thursday 13 July 09:30am

Induction focus: Two-day blended mode induction program available to all academics new to teaching at La Trobe (face-to-face and self-paced online modules).

Teaching and Learning Symposium 2017: Assessment and Feedback

Friday 14 July 09:00am

Join La Trobe Learning and Teaching for the 2017 Teaching and Learning Symposium

Numeracy Winter School (Shepparton)

Monday 17 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their numeracy skills and get a flying start to the semester ahead.

Numeracy Winter School (Bendigo)

Monday 17 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their numeracy skills and get a flying start to the semester ahead.

Semester 2 - Digital Teaching - Introduction to Digital Teaching

Tuesday 18 July 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Capstone Winter School (Bundoora)

Wednesday 19 July 09:30am

This program is for final-year student who are about to embark on their last semester and want to polish their language and literacy skills.

Capstone Winter School (Shepparton)

Wednesday 19 July 09:30am

This program is for final-year student who are about to embark on their last semester and want to polish their language and literacy skills

Semester 2 - Digital Leadership - Introduction to Academic Leadership

Wednesday 19 July 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Capstone Winter School (Bendigo)

Wednesday 19 July 09:30am

This program is for final-year student who are about to embark on their last semester and want to polish their language and literacy skills.

Capstone Winter School (Albury-Wodonga)

Wednesday 19 July 09:30am

This program is for final-year student who are about to embark on their last semester and want to polish their language and literacy skills

PLA Leader Induction

Wednesday 19 July 10:00am

Induction for PLA leaders

Language and Literacy Winter School (Albury-Wodonga)

Thursday 20 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their language and literacy skills and get a flying start the semester ahead.

Language and Literacy Winter School (Shepparton)

Thursday 20 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their language and literacy skills and get a flying start the semester ahead.

Language and Literacy Winter School (Mildura)

Thursday 20 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their language and literacy skills and get a flying start the semester ahead.

Semester 2 - Digital Design - Introduction to Subject Design

Thursday 20 July 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Language and Literacy Winter School (Bendigo)

Thursday 20 July 09:30am

This program is for new and current first-year students who want to improve their language and literacy skills and get a flying start the semester ahead.

What is SOTL? Some key principles

Tuesday 25 July 02:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

SOTL - Learning in the Digital Age Seminar 6

Wednesday 26 July 12:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

Introduction to Student Feedback in Subjects (S2)

Friday 28 July 10:00am

Delivery focus: Learn how to use student feedback as a way of improving the teaching and learning experience. (face-to-face).

Sem 2 - Principles of Digital Teaching and Learning

Tuesday 01 August 11:30am

Delivery focus: For Academics with less than three years teaching experience to further develop digitally enabled practice knowledge. Prerequisite: Introduction to Digital Teaching . Component of GCHE. (community of practice and face-to-face) .

SOTL - What makes a good application or publication? Developing your ideas

Wednesday 09 August 02:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

Success and Retention Evaluation Session - SHE Sem 1

Tuesday 15 August 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).

Semester 2 - Digital Teaching - Blended Teaching Practice - panel

Tuesday 15 August 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

In-Semester Polling of Students

Tuesday 15 August 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).

Semester 2 - Organisation and Operation of a subject - panel

Wednesday 16 August 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Sem 2 - Digital Leadership - Organisation & Operation of a subject-panel

Wednesday 16 August 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Success and Retention Evaluation Session - ASSC Sem 1

Wednesday 16 August 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).

Semester 2 - Digital Design - Effective Subject Design - panel

Thursday 17 August 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Semester 2 - Effective Subject Design - panel

Thursday 17 August 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Teaching Scholars Development Program- Reporting on Curriculum Design Initatives

Friday 18 August 10:00am

Leadership focus: Learn how to be a teaching leader and set yourself up for academic promotion. Component of GCHE. (face-to-face, peer support, self-paced online modules and community of practice).

SOTL - Learning in the Digital Age Seminar 7

Thursday 24 August 12:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

Peer Assisted Teaching Scheme (PATS) Briefing

Monday 28 August 09:30am

Design, Deliver and Leadership focus: Take part in a scheme that connects experienced academics with a network of support. You may contribute as either an Advisor or a Participant. (peer support, face-to-face).

Responding to Student Feedback in Subjects in Week 4 (Semester 2)

Friday 01 September 10:00am

This workshop will provide a venue for sharing and discussing outcomes from the student polling data gathered in Week 4 of the semester.

Sem 2 - Principles of Digital Teaching and Learning

Tuesday 05 September 11:30am

Delivery focus: For Academics with less than three years teaching experience to further develop digitally enabled practice knowledge. Prerequisite: Introduction to Digital Teaching . Component of GCHE. (community of practice and face-to-face) .

Success and Retention - Mid-Semester Session - SHE Semester 2

Tuesday 05 September 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).

SOTL - Learning in the Digital Age

Wednesday 06 September 01:00pm

Presented by Professor Chris Scanlon and Professor Birgit Loch

Success & Retention - Semester 2 Mid-Semester Session (ASSC)

Wednesday 06 September 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).

SOTL- Presenting your draft SOTL application or publication

Thursday 07 September 02:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

Semester 2 - Digital Teaching - Teaching Online - panel

Tuesday 12 September 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Sem 2 - Digital Leadership-Leadership of Sessional Staff in a Subject-panel

Wednesday 13 September 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Semester 2 - Digital Design - Designing to Engage - panel

Thursday 14 September 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Teaching Scholars Development Program - Final Presentations and Reporting

Friday 15 September 10:00am

Leadership focus: Learn how to be a teaching leader and set yourself up for academic promotion. Component of GCHE. (face-to-face, peer support, self-paced online modules and community of practice).

In-Semester Polling of Students: Week 7 Data

Tuesday 19 September 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).

SOTL - Learning in the Digital Age Seminar 8

Thursday 21 September 12:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

Responding to Student Feedback in Subjects in Week 7 (S2)

Friday 22 September 10:00am

Delivery focus: Learn how to use student feedback as a way of improving the teaching and learning experience. (face-to-face).

Sem 2 - Principles of Digital Teaching and Learning

Tuesday 03 October 11:30am

Delivery focus: For Academics with less than three years teaching experience to further develop digitally enabled practice knowledge. Prerequisite: Introduction to Digital Teaching . Component of GCHE. (community of practice and face-to-face).

Teaching Scholars Development Program - Final Presentations and Reporting

Friday 13 October 10:00am

Leadership focus: Learn how to be a teaching leader and set yourself up for academic promotion. Component of GCHE. (face-to-face, peer support, self-paced online modules and community of practice).

Sem 2 - Digital Teaching - Demonstrating Effective Use of Tech in Teaching

Tuesday 17 October 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Sem 2 - Digital Leadership - Demonstrating effective use of subject and course leadership

Wednesday 18 October 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

Semester 2 - Digital Design - Demonstrating Effective Subject Design

Thursday 19 October 11:00am

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Self-paced program to support the design, delivery and leadership of teaching at La Trobe. Component of GCHE. (practice based activities, community of practice and self-paced online modules).

SOTL - Learning in the Digital Age Seminar 9

Wednesday 25 October 12:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

Teaching in the Digital Age Seminar (Bendigo)

Tuesday 21 November 09:30am

Induction focus: Two-day blended mode induction program available to all academics new to teaching at La Trobe (face-to-face and self-paced online modules).

SOTL- Learning in the Digital Age Seminar 10

Wednesday 22 November 12:00pm

Design, Delivery and Leadership focus: Be supported in your learning and teaching practice by hearing from award winning colleagues who have been involved in a variety of initiatives offered by LTLT.

Teaching in the Digital Age Seminar (Bundoora)

Thursday 23 November 09:30am

Induction focus: Two-day blended mode induction program available to all academics new to teaching at La Trobe (face-to-face and self-paced online modules).

Success & Retention - Evaluation Session (SHE) - Semester 2

Tuesday 05 December 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).

Success & Retention- Evaluation Session (ASSC) - Semester 2

Wednesday 06 December 10:00am

Delivery focus: Assists Subject and Course Coordinators identify strategies that can improve the student’s learning experiences. A three-part program tailored to specific subjects in the ASSC/SHE Colleges. (face-to-face).