The afternoon of Monday 31 October is dedicated to Faculty teaching and learning events. These will be run as concurrent sessions across the afternoon.

Faculty of Arts
Faculty of BEL
Faculties of EAIT and Science joint session
Faculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of SBS

Faculty of Arts

2:00 - 4:00pm, Monday, 31 October

Getting ahead in learning and teaching!

Venue: Room E219 of the Forman Smith Building

Faculty of Business Economics and Law

2:00 - 3:00pm, Monday, 31 October

Showcasing the School of Tourism's Regional Immersion Project

Venue: Room 208, GPN3 Building (39A), St Lucia campus

Since beginning as a fledgling pilot project in Roma, western Queensland, in 2006, the School of Tourism’s ,Tourism Regional Immersion Project (TRIP) is now a fixture of the Work Integrated Learning strand of an undergraduate final year professional development course (TOUR3009). Richard Robinson (Lecturer) and Cate Clifford (Industry and Government Partnerships Manager) will showcase the conceptualisation of the program, some research outcomes from the UQ T&L grant that supported its development and overview the 2011 rollout. Finally, student representatives of the 2011 cohort of TRIPpers will showcase their projects and share learnings and challenges.

Afternoon tea will be provided.

To register for this session please email

Faculties of Engineering Architecture and Information Technology and Science joint session

2:00 - 4:00pm, Monday, 31 October

Joint EAIT-Science T&L showcase profiling current T&L projects underway in both faculties and presentation of faculty teaching awards

Venue: Hawken 50-N201

For RSVP or further information, contact Robyn Evans,, 334 64112

Faculty of Health Sciences

1:00 - 5:00pm, Monday, 31 October

Faculty of Health Sciences T&L Week Showcase of Innovations in Teaching, Learning and Assessment

Venue: The James Birrell Room, UQ Club

The goal of this event is to showcase some of the innovative work being undertaken by staff of the Faculty and encourage future collaborative work across Schools to disseminate and further develop innovative quality practices in teaching, learning and assessment.

RSVP and more info: Andrea Crane, Faculty of Health Sciences, email or tel 334 64972

9:30am - 12:30pm, Thursday 3 November

Workshop for Teaching Focussed Staff of the Faculty of Health Sciences

Venue: James Birrell Room, UQ Club (Building 41)

Professor Merrilyn Goos, Director, TEDI
Anne Bennison, Teaching Scholarship and Awards Officer, TEDI

Sessions include:

  • What teaching-focused academics mean for teaching and learning issues at UQ
  • Scholarship in Teaching and Learning
  • Grants for SoTL and teaching awards: an overview
  • Showcase: Two High Quality Innovative FHS T&L projects
  • Speed Paper Session

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences

2:00 - 4:00pm, Monday, 31 October

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences Awards for Teaching Excellence

Venue: Room s402, Social Sciences Building (24)
Afernoon tea will follow