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 Natural and Physical Sciences including Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physics, and Astronomy.
Most recent resources about Natural and Physical Science
This project developed tools and approaches to enhance the quantitative and mathematical skills of students. A flexible electronic framework was created, through which students and educators can interactively generate a very large number of illustrative examples, problems and questions that cover a wide range of fundamental mathematical, statistical & quantitative skills.
The Centre supports and promotes high quality education in Materials and related disciplines, by encouraging and coordinating the development and adoption of effective practices in learning, teaching and assessment. It is a key dissemination channel for the work of the Centre and a valuable resource for members of the Materials community and other interested parties.
This Australian website presents a comprehensive picture of assessment practice and learning priorities in the biological sciences; incorporates specific examples drawn from undergraduate courses in a diverse array of life science disciplines; provides strategies and tips to guide good practice in assessment.