Past projects

Mobile Research and Teaching (RaT) Lab

Lead: Professor Helen Partridge
Funding source: Science and Engineering Faculty Small Infrastructure Grant
Role: Technology selection, roll out of training and equipment, design and implementation of evaluation strategy
Income: $5,000 for equipment purchase

This grant provided funding for technology equipment that will be used to further our experimentation with online teaching and running synchronous online and face-to-face classes. It also provided recording equipment for use of data capture in the field.

Crossing boundaries with reading

Lead: Dr Hilary Hughes, Faculty of Education
Funding source: QUT Engagement Innovation Grant
Role: Contribution in kind and through student supervision
Funding: $22,000

The project engaged QUT and community partners in a program of activities to promote reading and creative expression, and enhance digital literacy among high school students in a low socio-economic, culturally diverse community.

Digital literacy training program for Logan Libraries

Lead: Logan City Council Libraries
Funding source: State Library of Queensland
Role: In kind contribution to Logan Libraries’ iPad-based digital literacy training program

My role in this project involved designing and delivering training for library staff in public program development with a focus on technology assisted programs. I produced training materials including video resources for later use by the organisation.