education

Murdoch staff recognised for outstanding contribution to student learning

May 24th, 2018

Four academics have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to creating an exemplary learning environment at Murdoch University.

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Are video games the future of sustainable tourism education?

May 14th, 2018

Dr Eunice Tan and Yohei Okamoto examine the use of digital simulation games similar to World of Warcraft, SimCity and Minecraft to teach sustainable tourism.

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Murdoch University website takes out top award

April 24th, 2018

Murdoch University has won the Website of the Year in the education category at the Sitefinity 2017 awards.

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Researcher leaves the laboratory to teach next generation of scientists

April 19th, 2018

An experienced cancer researcher will be using his passion for biology to inspire the next generation of scientists after swapping the research laboratory for the classroom.

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Murdoch enabling program receives national award for teaching

December 15th, 2017

Murdoch University’s K-Track Indigenous Enabling Program has received a prestigious Award for Programs that Enhance Learning.

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Chinese placement a bonus for trainee teachers

November 3rd, 2017

Murdoch University education students have completed a teaching placement in China, in a unique partnership helping to train the next generation of Western Australian teachers.

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Virtual classroom to revolutionise teacher training

October 27th, 2017

Pre-service teachers trained at Murdoch University will be among the best prepared in the nation after the launch of a new virtual reality classroom tool. Launched earlier this week, the SimLab™ technology is a mixed reality learning environment, with classroom pupils being represented by avatars that respond in real time to a teacher’s direction or instructions.

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Murdoch launches new five-year strategy

October 20th, 2017

Murdoch University has launched its refreshed Strategic Plan (2017-2027), which secures its future direction and priorities for growth over the next five-year and 10-year horizons.

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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 subjects rank in world elite

March 8th, 2017

Murdoch University has ranked among the world’s elite institutions in five areas of the 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject.

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