Excellence in Engagement - Teaching Award

Recognising innovation in the way curriculum has been developed, delivered and assessed.

A University of Melbourne education prepares graduates for lives of professional contribution, leadership and active citizenship as engaged alumni. This award will be given to an initiative that shows innovation in the way curriculum has been developed, delivered and assessed. The initiative must also demonstrate significant positive impact through:

  • The development of leadership and active citizenship attributes in participating students
  • The value of students’ work or the course itself on the community beyond higher education.

2016 Award Winner

Associate Professor Sean Pinder, Professor Paul Kofman (both Faculty of Business and Economics), and Deborah Jones and the MOOC team (Learning Environments).

Honour Roll

2015

Simon Mann and The Citizen

Centre for Advancing Journalism, Faculty of Arts

For developing an innovative teaching platform to publish the research and writing of Master of Journalism students, while creating co-publishing opportunities within the industry.