Six Tips for the End of Semester 2 2021

25 Oct 2021

Last chance to register for Teaching and Learning Week next week

There is still time to register for T&L Week! This year's program (PDF) features 28 in-person and online events focusing on the theme of Inclusion. It will be a great opportunity to learn from one another and celebrate inclusive teaching and learning practices to enhance student learning and facilitate a sense of belonging. If you haven't already, please register to attend the opening keynote on Indigenous Knowledge in teaching and learning and the Inclusion panel on intersectionality.

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eLearning workshops

The ITaLI eLearning Systems and Support team are offering a range of practical workshops on eLearning tools during November/December to help staff prepare for Summer Semester 2021 and Semester 1 2022.

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Six tips for the end of semester

Review six tips to help your end of semester assessment processing go smoothly.

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New HigherEd Heroes episode

In this episode, Dr Seb Kaempf and Dr Al Stark talk to Dr Karin Sellberg, School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry, who uses the production of short videos – ‘me in a minute’ – as a form of assessment. How does this exercise work and how does it foster student learning?

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Assessment examples for the Assessment Ideas Factory

The Assessment Ideas Factory is a searchable database of assessment techniques used at UQ. We are looking to add more examples of Identity Verified Assessment (IVA) and Sequences (connected assessment tasks such as regular quizzes or labs). If you have an example or know of a great assessment task, please email Mair Underwood or Dom McGrath and we will work with the course team to add this case to the database.

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Check the history of mark changes

Grade Centre logs a record of all changes made to marks during the semester. At the end of the semester, use the View Grade History tool to produce a report showing all changes and comments, confirm validity and check for errors.

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Accessibility and study hacks - Digital Essentials module 

The Accessibility and Study Hacks module (part of Digital Essentials) introduces students to creating accessible content, productivity tools for study and life. It is designed to be embedded into courses so students can find the information they need, when they need it.

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What's on

eLearning training (self-paced)

eLearning webinars

Other events and courses

Communities of Practice

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Teaching and learning support

eLearning support

For technical support with central eLearning tools, email eLearning support.

eLearning advisers

For tailored advice by qualified teachers on using eLearning tools, including how to select and configure learning technologies. Book a Zoom consultation with an eLearning adviser.


eLearning advisers are available to deliver custom workshops in your school or faculty. Organise a custom workshop.

Teaching support

ITaLI staff are available to offer pedagogical advice. Please contact or book a 30-min Zoom consultation.

Learning designers

For faculty/school level support, please refer to the list of learning designers in your area.