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ALL for all: academic language and learning in transition

As the first semester of 2017 comes to an end, commencing Australian Higher Education students are reflecting on sequential waves of assessment and subsequent feedback; reconciling their efforts and selecting further units of study. 1,341 more words

Academic Literacy

Module 2 Mini Research Project Proposal

OK, so this is what I am now working on (subject to approval) … however having looked at other people’s proposals on my cohort that have been posted on the discussion forum mine does not look half as well constructed. 1,543 more words


Here's the thinking behind my new MA in Data Journalism

A few weeks ago I announced that I was launching a new MA in Data Journalism, and promised that I would write more about the thinking behind it. 1,347 more words

Online Journalism

Dimensions of 'Cubic' Learning: Context

In my preceding two posts, I’ve described the levels of two facets of a multidimensional learning model comprised of three: content, community, and context.   2,867 more words


Week 25: My Community of Practice

Identifying My Community

Initially I was unsure what a community of practice was, and where I belonged with regard to this.  I assumed that my school colleagues were one community and my technology team was another, that the students were a sub group of one of these,  and my Mindlab intake yet another community I belonged to. 611 more words

Professional Development

COP Characteristic Matrix - 1st Draft

Over the past number of days I have been working on creating the first draft of my COP characteristic matrix. Having extracted the characteristicsc of a COP from the literature, i brought these all into one document and using the Thematci Analysis process, I began coding the data. 85 more words

Communities Of Practice

Communities of Practice - The What, the Why and the How?

It is no surprise that organisations are run based on the knowledge they retain. Apart from the typical knowledge management systems, is there another way for organisations to share, learn and store information? 685 more words