Academic Ready

Fed Staff – Academic Ready is a fully online course delivered through CLIPP which follows Fed Staff – Teaching Ready. This course aims to extend on the fundamental principles of learning and teaching to build knowledge and capacity for teaching in a contemporary tertiary climate.


  • Target group: Any academic or library staff member at Federation University Australia. This course is highly recommended for all new academic and library staff within their second year of appointment
  • Delivery mode: Online, facilitated. Six modules. Each module is offered two times a year. Modules commence 1st Monday of the month.
  • Time allocation: One month per module. Approximately 20 hours per module.
  • Cost: Nil.
  • Offered: Two intakes – March and September


Participants can tailor the course to suit their work needs by taking a break from study and picking up the next module in the next intake. Comprising of six modules that explore the following elements of education in the tertiary sector:

  • Module 1: Online learning and teaching
  • Module 2: Blended learning and teaching
  • Module 3: Curriculum Design: Learner-centred
  • Module 4: Collegial teaching
  • Module 5: Students as partners
  • Module 6: Challenges and teaching

Note: Successful completion of all six modules, may enable participants to apply for credit for EDGCT5008 within the Graduate Certificate of Education (Tertiary Teaching).


  • Maximum of 20 participants per intake
  • For any questions please contact Sharon Holden on or phone: (03) 5327 9383

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