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Events here are intended for DSC staff, but are open to the wider RMIT University where space permits. Events are organised on a monthly cycle, with new events added and old events repeating each month. Each event is cross listed into HR’s Learning Development Portal for those who are using that system to record their professional development.

If your program teaching team require professional development on something specific or at a more convenient time for the team, feel free to make a request here.

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Semester is coming…

July 18, 2016 - August 1, 2016


There are a number of things you need to do before the beginning of semester to prepare your Blackboard site for teaching. Remembering that students gain access to their Blackboard sites in the week before semester commences, it’s best to run through following list in the next few days to make sure you’re ready.

Site preparation Checklist
  • review and organise your content
  • remove or hide irrelevant or out-of-date content
  • tidy up any duplicate menu items
  • check content visibility to students
  • update grade centre
  • update staff details
  • update the link to your course guide
  • request access for your tutors
  • set up groups
  • ensure 1st week’s content/activities is available
  • post your welcome message/announcement

Instructions here…

… if you can’t find what you need here, try our Blackboard page.



Want help from a human?
We’re running drop-in sessions.
19 July – CBD
26 July – Brunswick
28 July – Brunswick
Come along and we’ll give you a hand.

Best of luck with your teaching this coming semester!


Reminder image courtesy of Pixabay under a Public Domain licence.



July 18, 2016
August 1, 2016
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