Research Events


Well-designed rubrics can speed up marking and ensure that students are clear on the expected aims of assessable learning tasks. This workshop provides participants with the skills to create and use a variety of rubrics in LMS Assignments including range rubrics, points rubrics, and non-scoring rubrics.

Date: Wednesday 28 April, 2.30-4.00pm.

Contact : Learning Environments for any queries.

More information and registration.

Partnerships for Social Impact workshop

This workshop will provide practical frameworks and tools that facilitate purpose-driven stakeholder partnerships. It is designed to promote a more equitable, accountable and transparent partnership with non-academic stakeholders to create long-term social impact. Registrations are essential.

Date: Thursday 6 May, 10.30-12.30pm.

Contact  Myron Yovannidis for any queries.

More information and registration can be found on the Event page.

Producing quality graphs

Free seminar for UoM staff and Graduate Researchers.

If you are frustrated about the quality of the graphs you are currently creating and how much time it is taking, this seminar is for you! Explore principles of producing graphs to enhance the quality of your thesis and research presentations. Covers a software package freely available to UoM graduate research students and staff.

Dates: 13 & 14 May, 10.00-11.30am each day

Contact Deborah Maillardet for any queries.

More information and registration on the Event webpage.

Introduction to NVivo workshop series

This series of four free online workshops for researchers will introduce you to the qualitative data analysis tool NVivo. NVivo helps you discover more from your qualitative and mixed methods data. These facilitated workshops will help you work more efficiently, conduct deeper analysis from more sources, and defend your findings with one tool.

Date: Friday 14 May, 2.00pm

Contact Researcher Connect for any queries.

More information and registration can be found on the Digital Skills Training webpage.

REDCap 1: an introduction and REDCap ll: Beyond the Basics

These courses are half-day interactive workshops providing hands-on instructions in the development of a simple data management system and online surveys. The introductory course is suitable for those new to REDCap while the 'beyond the basics' workshop will introduce some of REDCap's more advanced features.

Date: Tuesday 22 June, 9.00am and Tuesday 6 July, 9.00am.

Contact MISCH for any queries.

More information and registration can be found on the REDCap page.

Purposeful Engagement Workshops

This series aims to:

  • strengthen your confidence in enacting meaningful and ethical engagement practice;
  • deepen your understanding of different engagement contexts, roles, approaches and frameworks;
  • develop fundamental and purposeful engagement skills and capabilities; and
  • create a shared space for mutual learning from peers and experienced practitioners to discuss current trends, challenges and opportunities.

For more information and Program schedule see the  Purposeful Engagement Workshops webpage.