Digital teaching and learning objects

Define - Interactive lesson

Define

The Define learning module is a suite of activities that will explain:

  • topic analysis
  • academic writing and referencing
  • types of assessment tasks
  • understanding assessment questions.

Explore the Define lesson (Smart Sparrow account required).

Discover - Interactive lesson

Discover

The Discover learning module is a suite of activities that will help students:

  • understand and identify different types of resources
  • search the Library collection for books and journals
  • search for academic information using databases 
  • evaluate resources

Explore the Discover lesson (Smart Sparrow account required).

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Organise - Interactive lesson

Organise

The Organise learning module is a suite of activities that will help students:

  • manage their time effectively
  • develop note-taking skills
  • store and organise their information
  • decode exam and assessment requirements

Explore the Organise lesson (Smart Sparrow account required).

Check - Interactive lesson

Check

The Check learning module is a suite of activities that will explain:

  • students rights and responsibilities
  • plagiarism, copyright, UNSW Student Code of Conduct and Acceptable Use of UNSW ICT Resources policy
  • how to avoid engaging in academic dishonesty or outsourcing behaviours
  • how to reference and give credit for other people's work

Explore the Check lesson (Smart Sparrow account required).

Teaching and learning videos

Teaching and learning objects

Embed our videos and infographics as part of your course materials.

Videos include Smart searching, Locating academic information, Alternative search terms, Finding journal articles, Avoiding plagiarism, Copyright clarified and Breaking down the question.

Infographics include Search health check, understanding course resources and Citation chaining.