Date: Monday 27th May 2019.
Time: 9:30 to 12:30 followed by lunch
Cost: Free to ACEN members
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Innovative and entrepreneurial models of WIL challenge the adequacy of traditional assessment approaches in generating the credible evidence of entrepreneurial capabilities that give students an employability edge for an ever-evolving and complex future.
The ATN Edge Project is addressing such challenges through the co-design, piloting and evaluation of a range of scalable and sustainable WIL assessment approaches (e.g. 360-assessments, use of online professional networks) in partnership with key stakeholders – national industry and recruiter groups, entrepreneurs, employers, alumni and students.
This interactive workshop will provide an opportunity for participants to:
- Explore enterprise and entrepreneurial WIL approaches being implemented in courses across Australia
- Unpack challenges in evidencing learning and assessment in enterprise and entrepreneurial WIL
- Work with peers to design curriculum for interdisciplinary WIL experiences which develop enterprise capabilities
This workshop is relevant to course and discipline leaders, WIL practitioners, academic and curriculum developers.
The Speaker:Associate Professor Judith Smith. Director, Next Gen Learning at Queensland University of Technology.
In this role she provides strategic leadership to institutional initiatives and projects in emerging pedagogies and technologies that align to QUT’s real world learning vision addressing wicked challenges in teaching and learning. Judith is a Board member of Australian Collaborative Education Network (ACEN) and Chair of the ACEN Research, Scholarship and Professional Learning Subcommittee. She leads the multi-institutional research project focused on the development of enterprise and entrepreneurial capabilities through emerging models of Work Integrated Learning (WIL).
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