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SSAC team presents research at CDP Helsinki conference

In August SSAC team members travelled to Helsinki, Finland, to take part in the biennial Contemporary Drug Problems conference, this year’s theme being ‘Making alcohol and other drug realities’. 810 more words


Whale research season kicks off in Geographe Bay and Augusta!

The whales have arrived, and the SouWEST research team has jumped back into action! Sarah prepared for the season by giving the SouWEST blog a make-over. 407 more words


The first time I saw Perth

21st July 1999, a memorable day, the first time I arrived in Perth, Western Australia, it was a beautiful winter’s day with clear blue skies I had never seen such a clear sky. 1,139 more words


WEB300 - Web Development Project

This unit revolved around a group assessment that required us to collaborate with a dispersed team and come up with an innovative web presence, complete with a whole bunch of supporting nodes that enabled us to demonstrate participatory nature of web 2.0. 17 more words

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Lecture: Writing South African Cities

Writing Place Pushing Genre: Adventures across South Africa and Australia

Opening public lecture by Professor Noƫleen Murray, Wits City Institute.

Discussant: Professor Peter Newman… 641 more words


WEB310 - Online Gaming

The final assessment task for this unit was the creation of an online artefact that describes a game in the context of the theories of gaming that had been covered throughout the unit. 122 more words

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Evaluating technologies and Online learning resources

As discuss from my previous entry, technology and online resources are beginning to be one of the primary tools in today’s learning. Thus, it is important for us teachers to be aware of the importance of checking the credibility of the tools that they are using and whether it will be relevant to students’ learning. 549 more words

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