Tech classes – improving practices for educators, academics and students

6 May 2019

The Digital Engagement and Creativity Hub, nicknamed ‘The Deck’, is a BYO device room designed to encourage collaboration and offers students and academics with access to high-end technology they can use in new and innovative ways.

The Deck also hosts lunchtime classes to help improve practices for educators, academics and students.

Tech Time with Grazia Scotellaro

These sessions are designed to discover and play with a wide range of online resources and apps for education.

  • When the best is free (Wednesday 8 May 2-4pm)
    • In this fun and interactive session, tech whiz Grazia Scotellaro will answer your tech questions and share with you some of her favourite tools! You will explore free tools and apps – from image editors, to quiz makers and other educational content. BYO device!
  • The CAP e-text project (Wednesday 29 May 2-4pm)
    • For a number of years in the College of Asia and the Pacific (CAP), some language courses have used multimedia e-texts. Come and learn how these e-texts came about and how they are used in the context of teaching languages and wider application for other teaching areas.

Text and data mining

Text and data mining is the process of extracting information from large quantities of machine-read material.

The Deck is located on the entry level of the JB Chifley Library.