Events 2017 September 2017 JCU / IRU Collaborative Master Class

Mon, 4 Sep 2017

JCU / IRU Collaborative Master Class

Townsville, Cairns

When: 4 September 17, 1pm -- 4pm

Where: At James Cook University
Room 010, Building 134 - Education Central, Townsville Campus
Room 063, Building D3 - The Cairns Institute, Cairns Campus

JCU and IRU Collaborative Master Class: Employability Enhancing the Curriculum

This collaborative master class on employability aims to profile the national and regional agendas on this topic.  Associate Professor Jess Vanderlelie will be the key note speaker and is an Innovative Research Universities (IRU) Vice Chancellors’ Fellow, who is currently leading a suite of national projects on employability and graduate success.

The masterclass will also include a series of JCU innovation snapshots, as well as an industry panel focused on current and future work skills for our graduates.

Date/Time: Monday 4th September from 1:00PM – 4:00PM at the following locations (please note rooms have changed):

  • CAIRNS: The Cairns Institute Bldg D3 Room 063 (D3.063)
  • TOWNSVILLE: Education Central Bldg 134 Room 010 (134-010)

Please register to attend this workshop.

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13:00Official Welcome 
13:10National Strategic Employability Collaboration
and Embedding Employability in the Curriculum
A/P Jess Vanderlelie
14:00JCU Innovation SnapshotsWIL and Wicked Problems - Roy Wybrow

Back to Base Program - Felicity Croker

Curriculum Transformation - Heather Robson

Industry Engagement - DTES - Trina Myers

Industry Engagement - DTHM - Donna Rudd

Embedded ePortfolio - Alf Kuilboer
15:00Afternoon Tea 
15:15Industry Panel: Skills for Now and the Future