Introduction to Post Grad study (Study & Learning Centre - Barbara…
Post Grad study
M.Media - Rebecca Young
Different communication/IP styles
difference in UG & PG
Focus on career
Chinese cultural frmework of education
Balancing life & study
Significant attrition rate - classes not right pace? Presure of work?
part time (4-5yrs to complete)
identifying things that are taken for granted
codes of conduct
- what it means to be creative/expectations
- legality/cultural values
- where to go and what to expect
How engage with alumni?
Student need to have fun/relax
How to value cross cultural opportunities ?
Bronwyn Clarke - Belonging
Curate resources-demonstrate links - international & local student require support often from different perspectives
SLC/library/chaplaincy/finance/housing/legal/jobs on campus
Discussion board - peer support
assessment - academic expectations compared to business/negotiating based on experience
Guide to LMS eg BB
Study group could provide support
come together to celebrate & network - not necessarily to do with course
get data about students
get to know cohort - staff & students
Return to study
find way round new environment
find way round systems
International students haven't worked, no prof prac experience - staff expect they do
Full time(generally international) and part time(working)
M.Advertising - Julie Bilby
What to do? BB?!
What to bring?
How different to UG?
Team work - managing group and workload
Drawing on other sources
How to study?
Pre work - what is expected?
OK to flounder - it's what you do about it
broadening world view and professional world view
dealing with diversity - diverse companies & industry
What you bring to the table/what value I bring
Videos - how to get round/ understanding timetabling
FAQs - eg carparking/if i'm late do I still go?
Study & Learning Centre - Barbara Morgan
Discourse of discipline/s
Unpacking and understanding requirements
How to manage
Scenarios eg plagiarism/using support services/setting expectations
Targeted reading activitites
Uni prep quiz - aimed at PG - raising awarenes without telling
All you need to know is here - RMIT has support & resources
Need to use each other as resources