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Update 2, 2021 - Key metrics, achievements and initiatives

Teaching & Learning Highlights

  • Continued excellent efforts by staff coping in many cases with sustained dual-mode teaching.
  • Highest domestic demand by faculty for 2021.
  • High domestic entry standards retained for 2021 (along with conversion from OP to ATAR for the first time).
  • High international enrolment demand (YoY increase of >20 per cent in enrolments excluding deferrals).
  • Faculty placement management team continues to support Schools in minimising COVID impacts on clinical learning.
  • Establishment of the HaBS Indigenising Curriculum Working Party to provide guidance for HaBS programs to include Indigenous knowledges and perspectives and cultural safety.
  • Planning for extended rural placements in some disciplines.
  • Launch of the University’s first short form credential, Telehealth for Clinical Practice.
  • Establishment of a Student Experience Team to work with Schools on a range of strategies including strengthening students’ sense of social identity to enhance outcomes in learning, assessment integrity, mental health, motivation and engagement.
  • Interprofessional collaborative practice curriculum implemented across HaBS.