The Resource Centre contains practical material about good teaching and learning in the tertiary sector. The Resources can come from the Communities and Project Groups on the site. The Resources are high-quality, well-presented, evidence-based, and relevant to New Zealand.
This section includes items relevant to the teaching of Architecture and Building, including Construction, and related trades.
This toolkit was developed as part of the Studio Teaching Project with the aim of sharing ideas and practice about the learning and teaching of studio practice in Art, Architecture and Design disciplines. Includes information on studio models, effective strategies, assessment & feedback, student experience, and case studies.
PBL Interactive was provided to all 33 Government-funded Tertiary Educational Institutes at the end of 2006. Click here for information on what it is, why it's now called SBL Interactive and how to get a new version.
RESIST software has been upgraded and allows tertiary students and teachers to design buildings, vary the structures within them; then simulate the effects on them of wind and earthquakes. Of interest to those involved in building, engineering and architecture subjects.
This project identified and evaluated the factors that had contributed to the successful completion of pre-trades courses by a group of Pacific learners at the Wellington Institute of Technology. Of interest to any tertiary teacher of Pacific students.