Events and news

La Trobe Learning and Teaching offer a range of workshops and events throughout the year to support La Trobe staff in curriculum design, professional development, technology-enabled teaching and support during the teaching year.

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Monthly Calendar

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Our Context, Our Students

Monday 13 July 10:00am until Monday 13 July 11:30am

Designed for all staff who have a teaching or learning support role at La Trobe and are new to our University or are new to the role.

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Introduction to LMS

Monday 13 July 01:00pm until Monday 13 July 02:00pm

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Introduction to LMS is designed for all staff who have a teaching or learning support role at La Trobe

Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Awards

Monday 13 July 02:00pm until Monday 13 July 03:30pm

Get ready for the Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Awards!

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Assessment and Feedback

Monday 13 July 02:30pm until Monday 13 July 04:00pm

Highly recommended for new teaching or learning support staff

Moving Existing Assessments Online (Webinar)

Tuesday 14 July 11:00am until Tuesday 14 July 12:00pm

This webinar will cover the key LMS tools available for different assessment activities, including tips on how to minimise plagiarism and cheating.

Enhancing student engagement in online learning

Wednesday 15 July 11:00am until Wednesday 15 July 12:00pm

This webinar will consider useful strategies and tips to enhance student engagement in online learning.

Getting your Readings Online

Wednesday 15 July 01:00pm until Wednesday 15 July 02:00pm

In this session, you will learn how setting up a list can help your students develop their reading and research skills.

Online Group Work (Webinar)

Thursday 16 July 11:00am until Thursday 16 July 12:00pm

This workshop will provide you with tips and key LMS tools to make that happen ahead of Semester 2!

Learning and Teaching with Microsoft Teams

Thursday 16 July 01:00pm until Thursday 16 July 02:00pm

Learn how to use Microsoft teams to better engage your students!

Online event: Using Camtasia to record and edit video

Tuesday 21 July 12:00pm until Tuesday 21 July 01:00pm

Learn the basics of how to record your screen and edit externally recorded video content.

Facilitating learning and teaching activities online using ZOOM

Wednesday 22 July 01:00pm until Wednesday 22 July 02:00pm

Learn how to plan and facilitate synchronous learning and teaching activities using ZOOM.

Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Awards

Wednesday 05 August 02:00pm until Wednesday 05 August 03:30pm

Get ready for the Vice-Chancellor’s Teaching Awards!

Learning and Teaching Masterclass

Thursday 27 August 12:30pm until Thursday 26 November 01:30pm

Learn from La Trobe colleagues who have achieved a level of excellence in learning and teaching on these monthly forums.

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Our Context, Our Students (Bundoora)

Tuesday 24 November 10:00am until Tuesday 24 November 12:00pm

Designed for all staff who have a teaching or learning support role at La Trobe and are new to our University or are new to the role.

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Introduction to LMS (Bundoora)

Tuesday 24 November 01:00pm until Tuesday 24 November 02:00pm

Designed for all staff who have a teaching or learning support role at La Trobe

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Assessment and Feedback (Bundoora)

Tuesday 24 November 02:30pm until Tuesday 24 November 02:30pm

Highly recommended for new teaching or learning support staff

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Our Context, Our Students (Bendigo)

Friday 27 November 10:00am until Friday 27 November 12:00pm

Designed for all staff who have a teaching or learning support role at La Trobe and are new to our University or are new to the role.

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Introduction to LMS (Bendigo)

Friday 27 November 01:00pm until Friday 27 November 02:00pm

Designed for all staff who have a teaching or learning support role at La Trobe

Foundations of Learning and Teaching: Assessment and Feedback (Bendigo)

Friday 27 November 02:30pm until Friday 27 November 04:30pm

Highly recommended for new teaching or learning support staff

Responding to disclosures (webinar)

Wednesday 05 May 10:00am until Wednesday 05 May 11:30am

Learn how to respond to students compassionately, and appropriately referring them to internal and external services.