In a Nutshell: where we strip back some of the mystique from educational buzzwords and save you a lot of googling. This time we look at a rising star, Learner Experience Design (LX or LXD).
Bits & Pieces
We have been educators for years. But have we ever thought about why we are having exams in our classes? What’s in it for the students? Are exams really necessary? We need to rethink the purpose of exams and to re-evaluate our approach as educators.
Whether you’re starting a new job teaching at UTS this Autumn or you're a returning staff member, you might be looking for some help in getting started. The LX.lab welcomes all casual academics to our space in Building 6 for workshops, assistance with technology or teaching, and more!
To help you with the new Assessment policy, here's our hand-picked selection of 18 recommended resources for using online assessment tools at UTS.
What does faith look like for university students today?
Want to incorporate coding into your subject but don't know where to start?
Emily and Rhiannon round-up a collection of events to watch out for in the accessibility and disability spaces. Whether you're into arts, sports or academia, there's something for everyone.
Hawaiian shirts, fluro bike suits and flowers were abound at UTS on Friday 20th October for the LX.lab’s LOUD Shirt Day. LOUD Shirt Day raises vital funds to support deaf kids. Check some pictures from UTS’ LOUD Shirt Day below! Staff from the LX.lab team embraced their inner craziness...