Resource Links

Do you know where to find things? This WATTLE teaching and learning resource hub provides links to information about UOW professional development, recognition, strategy and policy, curriculum and teaching resources, as well as external links regarding teaching and learning in higher education. Members and colleagues are warmly invited to submit relevant resources for inclusion.


* Journal list developed by Professor Patrick Crookes in conjunction with the UOW Library – maintained and updated by the Library.

Professional Development

UOW’s Learning, Teaching & Curriculum Unit (LTC) support Educational Development, Resource Development, Curriculum Development, Learning Development and Recognition programs

Recognition – Grants & Awards

  • OCTAL Awards – The Vice-Chancellor’s awards for Outstanding Contribution to Teaching and Learning recognise UOW staff achievement in T&L excellence at UOW. Nominations are open all year round with OCTALs awarded annually.
  • AAUT – Australian Awards for University Teaching are supported by the Department of Education and Training (previously OLT) – includes National Citations, Awards for Programs that Enhance Learning and Awards for Teaching Excellence.
  • ESDF Grants – The Educational Strategies Development Fund – provides UOW staff with an opportunity to resource innovative teaching and learning projects. Applications are called for annually around August/September.

Support for UOW and National Teaching & Learning grants and award programs is facilitated by the Grants & Awards Office within LTC. Contact or phone ext. 5012 for assistance.

Teaching Development Resources

  • LTC Collaborate – program offers fee-free resource development for Faculty or Divisional projects aligned with UOW priorities
  • Curriculum Transformation at UOW
  • TEL Resources Hub – The Technology Enhanced Learning resources hub provides documentation support for the UOW Learning Platform
  • Learning Analytics – optimise learning through the capture and analysis of data

Policies and Strategies

UOW’s Academic Quality and Standards Unit (AQS) support institutional regulatory and quality compliance in higher education. More information about the external bodies that govern tertiary education can be found here: TEQSA, AQF and more

External Links

Contact us

Members are warmly invited to share ideas and feedback at any time.