Academic Induction Program

To provide introductory learning, teaching, research and administrative support to new academic staff at Federation University Australia.


Target group: Highly desirable for all new FedUni academic or teaching support staff. To be completed within the first semester of employment.

Delivery mode: Blended – 1 day workshop (7 hours) + online component (8 hours; completed within 4 weeks post workshop)

Cost: Nil. Faculties will be reimbursed wages for sessional staff at the 'Other Required Academic Activity' rate, on completion of the program (limits apply).

Next scheduled dates

  • Mt Helen Campus Workshop – Tuesday 17 July 2018
  • Berwick Campus Workshop – Wednesday 18 July 2018
  • Churchill Campus Workshop – Thursday 19 July 2018
  • Brisbane Campus Workshop – TBC

Enrol via LimeSurvey for Mt Helen, Churchill and Berwick campuses. Maximum of 20 participants per intake.

Program outline

Workshop - Activities and discussions related to: Outline Units - Information related to:
Introduction to effective teaching practices Introduction to FedUni L&T frameworks
Introduction to assessment Introduction to FedUni L&T structures
Introduction to moderation and marking Introduction to assessment practices
Introduction to Moodle Introduction to learning and teaching practices
Navigating the AIP Moodle site Introduction to student diversity and supports
Resources to support academic staff – library Introduction to enhancing practice through review
Navigating the professional development webpage Introduction to research
  Continuing professional development

Further information

Download the Academic Induction Program flyer (pdf, 128kb)

Contact Tulsa Andrews within CLIPP via email or phone (03) 5327 9654