Teaching and Learning

National honour for inspirational teacher

September 22nd, 2017

A lecturer in Murdoch’s flagship enabling course On Track has won a national teaching award for his innovative approach to student learning. Dr Peter le Breton from the Centre for University Teaching and Learning has been awarded a national Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.

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Murdoch’s innovative student learning showcased

September 21st, 2017

Learning and teaching initiatives developed at Murdoch University have been highlighted as some of Australia best practice in developing student and graduate success.

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Murdoch’s arts and humanities among best in the world

September 14th, 2017

Ranking success: Murdoch is rated among the best in the world for arts and humanities

Murdoch University’s arts and humanities research and education programs have rated among the best in the world, according to the latest Times Higher Education (THE) ranking.

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Teacher resilience better for the classroom

September 13th, 2017

Murdoch University has developed a program to boost teacher resilience that is linked to efforts to retain quality teachers in the classroom.

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Murdoch strengthens Japanese ties

August 30th, 2017

New partnership: Staff and student mobility will result from the MOU signed by officials from Murdoch and TCU

Murdoch University has forged close links with a Japanese university, heralding a new era in its relations with Asian institutions.

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Five-star rating for Murdoch graduate starting salaries

August 28th, 2017

Murdoch University received a five-star rating for starting salary in seven fields of study, including nursing, psychology and teaching, according to the 2018 Good Universities Guide.

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Top students and staff honoured by Murdoch

August 25th, 2017

The achievements and academic excellence of Murdoch University students and staff from Mandurah and Rockingham were celebrated at a special ceremony last night.

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Murdoch to broaden Indo-Pacific experiences for students

August 25th, 2017

Murdoch University was today awarded $310,200 in new funding from the Australian Government to enable 94 students to participate in nine mobility projects across the Indo-Pacific in 2018.

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Play strategy needed to protect children's right to play

August 22nd, 2017

Western Australia urgently needs to develop a Statewide WA play strategy to safeguard young children’s right to play, according to Director of Early Childhood Education at Murdoch University Dr Sandra Hesterman.

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Leading sport associations improving student employability

August 16th, 2017

Coaching skills: Murdoch University students are improving their employability with the help of sporting associations

Murdoch University students are linking with high profile sporting associations to broaden their employability and to support grassroots sport development.

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