DELIVERY AND RESOURCES
Internal students: The unit will be delivered through a weekly lecture-workshop on Wednesdays from 11.00 - 13.00. Supplementary resources will be available on the iLearn site for the unit, and participation in the online discussions will also take place through the iLearn site. Internal students can also access the podcast mini-lectures that will be posted on iLearn to accompany the weekly topics.
External students: There are podcast mini-lectures for the modules covered in this unit, and external students can listen via ECHO to the weekly recorded lectures which as part of the internal offering of APPL8250. Reading and reflection activities can be completed individually, and students can interact with the convenor and other members of the group via the discussion board.
The unit is divided into thirteen sections. These match the thirteen teaching weeks that comprise the semester. During the mid-semester break, you can consolidate your knowledge of the material covered in the first half of the semester, and work on your critical review assignment. The unit schedule is provided in the section below.
Required and Recommended Texts and Materials
Unit readings: A selection of journal articles and book chapters is available through the Macquarie University Library, using the Leganto tool on iLearn The lecturer will provide instructions for accessing the articles online through the Macquarie University Library collection.
The APPL8250 iLearn site has a range of resources, including course notes, tasks, and online discussions. To log in to the website, go to the URL below. Students have access to the website from the first day of the semester until the end of the examination period.
The URL is https://ilearn.mq.edu.au
As a postgraduate student, it is essential that you become skilled in accessing electronic resources. There is a range of other resources available to Macquarie students, including free electronic access to a wide variety of journal articles.