Over the last few months, the University has had confirmation of two new fellows being added to the ranks of the Higher Education Academy (HEA). Through application, Dr Tanya Lawlis (SFHEA) and Dr Adam Henry (FHEA) convincingly addressed five dimensions of educational practice associated with a teacher’s understanding and application of core knowledge, values… Read More


    Last week, over 2,400 students graduated from the University of Canberra with a degree (or two) in hand. Students graduated with degrees from all our faculties across the eight ceremonies. Amongst the graduates were the very first cohort of students from the Bachelor of Physiotherapy and the Bachelor of Pharmacy degrees, now fully… Read More


  The University has commenced implementation of new and upgraded tools and services that comprises its Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). The VLE will have a new Learning Management System (LMS), Canvas, at its core and will bring together several new or upgraded tools and services. These tools and services will include: Canvas – the learning… Read More


Following the release of the Vice-Chancellor’s vision discussion paper in April and after a great deal of feedback from staff in workshops and meetings, UC Transformed will now be embedded into the developing Education Plan (2018- 2022) and will be known as Curriculum Review. Curriculum Review will include, among a range of projects, a review… Read More


  The University of Canberra Library recently played host to fifteen Charles Sturt University Library and Information students accompanied by their Lecturer, Dr. Hamid R. Jamali. All Students are studying by distance education at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, all with varying levels of experience. The Library presented an information session that included an overview… Read More


  Now in its second year, Library Liaison in its current model is all about helping the faculties, academics, researchers and research students. One of the Liaison Librarians – Judy Currier or Murray Turner – can provide information about how the Library can support your faculty with its services and resources. The liaison teams can… Read More


      On Thursday 30 March, Beki Smith was announced as the much anticipated Athlete in Residence for the University for 2017. Beki is an Olympic race walker and an Indigenous athlete and is continuing the work of the 2016 Athlete in Residence, Paralympian Richard Nicholson. The Athlete in Residence program is celebrating its… Read More


  In the first eight weeks of Semester One 2017, the UC Referencing Guide, accessible directly from the Library home page, had over 37,000 views. The Guide, which is just one of a number of Guides the Library produces and maintains, is an essential study tool for your students – and the statistics reflect this.… Read More