Workshops and training

Learning Environments offers practical and needs-based workshops and resources for teaching and professional staff on a range of topics supporting learning and teaching at the University of Melbourne.

Upcoming workshop schedule

Keep up to date with the latest upcoming workshop sessions. Find out more about what to expect during a session or sign up to reserve your place for a live webinar session run by one of our facilitators. Our workshops are currently being delivered using Zoom.

Workshops for September 2021

WorkshopDateTimeLocation Details and
Presenting to Webcam Thursday 16th September 2:30pm-4:00pm Online Register
Video for teaching and learning: editing
Design for learning with technology series
Wednesday 22 September 10:00am-11:00am Online Register
Introduction to H5P Thursday 23 September 2021 11:00am-12:30pm Online Register
Interactive activities with Poll Everywhere Wednesday 29 September 2021 2:30pm-4:00pm Online


Workshops for October 2021

WorkshopDateTimeLocation Details and
Designing open book online exams
Design for learning with technology series
Tuesday 5 October 10:00am-11:30am Online Register
LMS: Assignments Tuesday 5 October 2:00pm-3:30pm Online Register
LMS: Quizzes and question banks Tuesday 12 October2:00pm-3:30pm Online Register
Setting up Gradescope ExamsWednesday 13 October 10:00am-11:00am Online Register
Virtual Exam Drop-inMonday 25 October12:00pm-1:00pmOnlineRegister
Virtual Exam Drop-inTuesday 26 October12:00pm-1:00pmOnlineRegister
LMS: Advanced GradebookWednesday 27 October11:00am-12:00pmOnlineRegister
Virtual Exam Drop-inThursday 28 October12:00pm-1:00pmOnlineRegister

Workshops for November 2021

WorkshopDateTimeLocation Details and
Design for online learning: Enhancing the student experience with LMS
Design for learning with technology series
Wednesday 3 November 10:00am-11:30am Online Register

Workshops for December 2021

WorkshopDateTimeLocation Details and
Interactive activities with Poll Everywhere Tuesday 5 October2:30pm-4:00pm Online Register
LMS: Getting StartedWednesday 8 December11:00am-12:30pmOnlineRegister
Introduction to H5PWednesday 15 December10:30am-12:00pmOnlineRegister

Details on upcoming live sessions

Request a workshop

On request we run workshops for groups of six or more participants. To request a workshop for your group firstly browse our the full list of workshops before submitting the online form to request a workshop. Typically, our selection of currently delivered packages cover most needs, however, we do deliver customised options as well.

Before submitting a request see the available sessions and our full list of workshops.

Beyond workshops and webinars

Our workshops are just the starting point of your journey. Following all workshops you will be emailed a bundle of resources and links, and if you participated in an online event you will receive a link to the recording to rewatch when needed.

More training opportunities are available via the mCSHE Professional development website on teaching, learning and assessment.

Other support options available are our guides and resourcesrecorded webinars, the university library website and the copyright office, and remember that you can always attend another workshop.

What you need to enrol in workshops

  • You are a University of Melbourne staff member
    All workshops run by Learning Environments are only available to University of Melbourne staff members.

  • You have an active University of Melbourne staff account
    An active account is essential for you to receive emails, and log in to the LMS using your University of Melbourne username and password.

Please note that registrations for all workshops are completed via Eventbrite. Registrations close the day before the start of the workshop.