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Issue 29 – Using iPads at Curtin

Are you considering how you could use an iPad in your work and other day-to-day tasks?

The Curtin iPad Users Group might be just the network to help you explore the exciting and practical possibilities this device offers.

The Curtin iPad Users Group inaugural meeting was held in March. This self-sustaining learning community provides a hub for generating positive collaborations among staff from diverse work areas with the potential to stimulate leadership and good practice in mobile learning.

What’s driving the interest in […]

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What is it really like to study online?

Students studying online can connect with their lecturers and other students through a range of communication tools such as instant messenger (Skype), email, discussion boards, and virtual classrooms (Blackboard Collaborate). Curtin uses Blackboard, a learning management system which is a portal that provides access to online learning materials, as well as a variety of interesting and engaging activities and assessments. Students also have the opportunity to make use of popular web 2.0 tools such as blogs, wikis, YouTube and journals […]

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