8 episodes

The ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast is a community-contributed initiative of the Australasian Society of Computer in Learning in Tertiary Education. Each episode explores contemporary issues and thought leadership in tertiary education in Australasia and internationally, with a particular emphasis on technology-enhanced learning. ASCILITE members and non-members are invited to submit segments for the podcast.

ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE)

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The ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast is a community-contributed initiative of the Australasian Society of Computer in Learning in Tertiary Education. Each episode explores contemporary issues and thought leadership in tertiary education in Australasia and internationally, with a particular emphasis on technology-enhanced learning. ASCILITE members and non-members are invited to submit segments for the podcast.

    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 8

    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 8

    In this episode, we hear from the ASCILITE Learning Design Special Interest Group. Keith Heggart talks with Mitchell Parkes about Cognitive Load Theory and its impact on learning design and with Patsy Polly and her use of learning innovations to help students build skills for the future.

    • 33 min
    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 7

    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 7

    Charlotte Phelps, Christian Moro and James Birt from Bond University dissect and define the various types of immersive reality--virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR). They also discuss some of the consideration from a technological and a pedagogical perspective. 

    • 35 min
    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 6

    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 6

    In this episode of the ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast, we talk with the leaders and participants of the ASCILITE Women in Academic Leadership Initiative. We hear about how the program developed, its outcomes, and where to next for the program.

    • 35 min
    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 5

    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 5

    In this episode, Michael Cowling discusses the Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT) with Angela Carbone, Director of the AAUT Awards. David Porter chats with ASCILITE recipients of AAUT Awards, and our students talk about what univerisities need to prioritise as we learn to live with COVID.

    • 53 min
    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 4

    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 4

    In the March 2022 ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast, Michael Cowling chats with  Michael Milford about science communication and its value in learning and teaching. Amanda White completes her series on staff addressing academic integrity at the coal face. "The Student Voice" examines students motivations for pursuing tertiary education.

    • 36 min
    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 3

    ASCILITE Wavelength Episode 3

    In February's ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast, Michael Cowling chats with Michael Blumenstein about the challenges of teaching in the computer sciences and if artificial intelligence will take our jobs. Amanda White continues her series on staff addressing academic integrity at the coal face. "The Student Voice" examines barriers and enablers to effective study.

    • 48 min