Innovation in Teaching & Learning Competition

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    Showcase your innovations and be in the spotlight!

    The competition will showcase innovations by the lecturers and the students in the form of exhibition and pitching session. It serves as a platform to display creativity and to acknowledge the efforts made by individuals/groups in inculcating innovative approach in teaching and learning process. Winners will stand a chance to represent USM in national and international competitions.    

    Overall Best   Platinum Award  
    Individual Category   Gold, Silver, Bronze medal 
    School / Department   Active use of Blended Learning
    School / Department   Active use of MOOC
  • Criteria
    1. The product or innovation contested must be related to the teaching and learning process or material.
    2. Innovation must be produced by academic staff from the School / Service Centers involved in teaching and learning. The innovation should be implemented and obtained evidence through student feedback on its effectiveness.
    3. Individual or group participation (maximum of 5 persons). Group can consists of a combination of lecturers, staff and students.
    4. The innovation should provide a clear benefit in terms of improving the quality of teaching and learning at tertiary level.
    5. Participants are required to pitch for 5 minutes to present their innovations.
    6. Participants should prepare and print an A1 size poster (841 x 594 mm / 33.1 x 23.4 inches) based on evaluation criteria either in Malay or English. All related costs must be borne by participants.
    7. Participants are also encouraged to provide additional materials such as brochures, photographs, certificates of appreciation or other materials to support their respective products and innovations.
    8. Each participant will be assigned their own booth space to display their posters/materials on competition day.
  • Competition Categories
    1. Teaching & learning / Innovative supervision
    2. E-learning / MOOC / Blended learning / Microcredential
    3. Teaching aid
    4. Assesment method / Alternative evaluation
    5. Educational resources / Open educational resources
  • Important Dates

    Poster ITLC submission extended
    Abstract Submission    : 15th August 2018
    extended to 31st August 2018
    Abstract Acceptance    : 7th September 2018
    Registration Deadline   : 14th September 2018
  • Submission

    ITLC2018 v2
    Please submit your abstract here.

    For further information, please contact:
    • Ahmad Salwan Bin Abdul Wahab (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / ext. 5980)
    • Norliza Hani Binti Md Ghazali (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / ext. 5982 )
    • Nur Hazwani Binti Che Mohd Nor (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / ext. 6023)
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