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Researcher: Downing, JJ (Dr Jillian Downing)

Fields of Research

Educational Technology and Computing
Higher Education
Teacher Education and Professional Development of Educators
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Education
Maritime Engineering
Physical Education and Development Curriculum and Pedagogy
Vocational Education and Training Curriculum and Pedagogy
Continuing and Community Education
Education Systems

Research Objectives

Education and Training Theory and Methodology
Teaching and Instruction Technologies
Teacher and Instructor Development
Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Learner and Learning Processes
Learner and Learning

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Applied learning design in an online teacher-education course
Applied learning in online spaces: traditional pedagogies informing educational design for today's learners; 30th Annual conference on Australian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education, ASCILITE 2013
Applied or denied? The eLearning experience of an autistic, mature-aged university student; International Journal of Cyber Ethics in Education
Authentic learning for real learning; Applied Learning 2012 Forum
Design Principles for Applied Learning in Higher Education: A Pedagogical Approach for Non-traditional Students in an Online Course; 2013 World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications
eLearning in vocational education and training; Teaching in the VET sector in Australia
Engagement and educational technologies; The Future of Educational Research
Framing teacher educator engagement in an online environment; Australian Journal of Teacher Education
Identifying e-learning principles for Maritime Education through the e-initiatives project: A design-based approach; 2013 Australian Society for Computers in Learning and Tertiary Education Conference
Piloting teacher education practicum partnerships: teaching alliances for professional practice (TAPP); Australian Journal of Teacher Education
Sharing Practice Peer Learning Circle (PLC) 360 Curriculum; Teaching Matters 2013 - Open UTAS to the World
Teacher educators' readiness, preparation, and perceptions of preparing preservice teachers in a fully online environment: an exploratory study; The Teacher Educator
The affordances of web conferences in online pre-service mathematics education; ASCILITE 2012
The Experiences and Perceptions of Non-Traditional Students Enrolled in an Online Teacher Education Course; What is Next in Educational Research?
Using insights from Myers-Briggs type preferences to support early childhood pre-service teachers' personal and professional mathematical understanding; 23rd Biennial Conference of The Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc. and the 34th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia Inc. (AAMT-MERGA Conference)
“Obstacles to my learning”: A mature-aged student with autism describes his experience in a fully online course; International studies in widening participation

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision