Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Event host


30 October 2018 9:00am to 12:00pm


ELCX (Room C207)
Hawken Engineering Building (50)


Registrations for this event are now closed

Please join us for this showcase featuring short presentations on teaching and learning innovations from EAIT staff and an update on the Engineering Curriculum Review. Following the presentations, the T&L showcase will also feature active demonstrations of tools and ideas you can incorporate in your teaching. Morning tea will be served at this time.


Time Activity Presenter
9:00 - 9:05 Opening: Welcome and Overview A/Prof Peter Sutton Associate Dean (Academic)
9:05 - 9:20 Update: Engineering Curriculum Review Dr Liza O’Moore Deputy Associate Dean (Academic)
9:20 - 10:20 Feature presentations (20 mins each)  
9:20 Transformation of MECH2305: lessons learned in developing a better course for students Dr Michael Bermingham
9:40 Blended Learning in Mechanical Engineering: Design, Implementation and Outcomes A/Prof Vince Wheatley
10:00 Facilitating the Development of Humour in Engineering Students Dr Peter O’Shea
10:20 Checking in on EAIT Masters’ Student Experiences – Stage 1 Update Prof Peta Ashworth and A/Prof Stephen Viller
10:40 - 10:50 Introduction to T&L showcase Dr Liza O’Moore Deputy Associate Dean (Academic)
10:50 - 12:00 T&L showcase - An 'Active learning’ showcase demonstrating ideas for interesting course design using e-learning tools and simple activities you can incorporate into your teaching to enhance online learning.

Morning tea will be available during this time

Mr Phil Waller (eLIPSE)
  • Learning Pathway
  • TeamAnneal
  • MOOCchat
  • Semant
  • ChemHub
Mr Vince Kelly (EAIT)
  • MakerSpace
A/Prof Mehmet Kizil (Mech & Mining)
  • Ben’s Garage; a Virtual Risk Management Training Model for Student Engineers)
Ms Melanie Fleming (ESE team)