Three perspectives on a collaborative, whole-of-program process of curriculum change

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Hammer, Sara, McDonald, Janet and Forbes, Melissa. 2014. "Three perspectives on a collaborative, whole-of-program process of curriculum change." Journal of Teaching and Learning for Graduate Employability. 5 (1), pp. 47-62.
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Three perspectives on a collaborative, whole-of-program process of curriculum change

ERA Journal ID123562
Article CategoryArticle
AuthorsHammer, Sara (Author), McDonald, Janet (Author) and Forbes, Melissa (Author)
Journal TitleJournal of Teaching and Learning for Graduate Employability
Journal Citation5 (1), pp. 47-62
Number of Pages16
Year2014
PublisherDeakin University
Place of PublicationPerth, Australia
ISSN1838-3815
Web Address (URL)https://www.researchgate.net/publication/264937474_Three_perspectives_on_a_collaborative_whole-of-program_process_to_support_curriculum_change?ev=prf_pub
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In this paper we reflect on a collaborative, process developed in an Australian university to support whole-of-program curriculum change. The aim of the change process is to enhance employment outcomes of Creative Arts students by aligning the curriculum with disciplinary Threshold Learning Outcomes. In this qualitative, case study the author-participants evaluate an emerging four-stage process of support for curriculum change and use reflective data from three perspectives: that of the academic developer, the head of program, and the discipline leader, to assess the usefulness of each stage and reflect about what each of us has learned. We conclude that key features of our process, such as its collaborative approach, have resulted in positive outcomes for participants. These include opportunities for situated learning, genuine ownership and deep engagement with the curriculum change process, including desired program outcomes, as well as reflective practice and a greater shared understanding.

Keywordsacademic development; curriculum change; collaboration; employabiity; situated; Threshold Learning Outcomes; higher education research
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020369999. Other creative arts and writing not elsewhere classified
390102. Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
350503. Human resources management
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School of Arts and Communication
Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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Hammer, Sara. 2004. "Contractual income support policies: the pursuit of civic health and social cohesion in Australia and Britain." Patton, Stephen (ed.) Contemporary Governance and the Question of the Social Conference (2004). Edmondon, Canada 11 - 13 Jun 2004 Edmonton, Canada.
Cheating to cope in the hothouse
Hammer, Sara, Star, Cassandra and Norton, Paul. 2004. "Cheating to cope in the hothouse." The Australian (Higher Education Review).
Working on work skills
Hammer, Sara and Green, Wendy. 2006. "Working on work skills." The Australian (Higher Education Review).
Embedding graduate skills into a first year, management course: theory, practice and reflection
Green, Wendy, Hammer, Sara and Stephens, Robyn. 2006. "Embedding graduate skills into a first year, management course: theory, practice and reflection." Bunker, Alison and Vardi, Iris (ed.) 29th Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia Annual Conference (HERDSA 2006). Perth, Australia 10 - 12 Jul 2006 Sydney, Australia.
Healing the divisions: unemployment, underemployment and overwork in Australia
Hammer, Sara. 2004. "Healing the divisions: unemployment, underemployment and overwork in Australia." Just Policy. 34, pp. 32-37.
Plagiarism: an original explanation?
Hammer, Sara, Norton, Paul and Star, Cassandra. 2004. "Plagiarism: an original explanation?" Directions in Education. 13 (14), pp. 3-4.
The real deal: using authentic assessment to promote student engagement in the first and second years of a regional law program
Hart, Caroline, Hammer, Sara, Collins, Pauline and Chardon, Toni. 2011. "The real deal: using authentic assessment to promote student engagement in the first and second years of a regional law program." Legal Education Review. 21 (1), pp. 97-121.
Fostering an interdisciplinary learning environment through core 3rd-year courses in a revised BCA
McDonald, Janet. 2009. "Fostering an interdisciplinary learning environment through core 3rd-year courses in a revised BCA." Wilson, Stephanie and Watson, Karin (ed.) Curriculum development in studio teaching. Sydney, Australia. Australian Learning and Teaching Council Limited. pp. 29-36
Critical thinking in a first year management unit: the relationship between disciplinary learning, academic literacy and learning progression
Hammer, Sara Jeanne and Green, Wendy. 2011. "Critical thinking in a first year management unit: the relationship between disciplinary learning, academic literacy and learning progression." Higher Education Research and Development. 30 (3), pp. 303-315. https://doi.org/10.1080/07294360.2010.501075
Accounting graduates and the capabilities that count: perceptions of graduates, employers and accounting academics in four Australian universities
Oliver, Beverley, Whelan, Barbara, Hunt, Lynne and Hammer, Sara. 2011. "Accounting graduates and the capabilities that count: perceptions of graduates, employers and accounting academics in four Australian universities." Journal of Teaching and Learning for Graduate Employability. 2 (1), pp. 2-27.
Framing a research project to explore the experiences of international staff in an Australian university
Hammer, Sara, Colclough, Gillian and Huijser, Hendrik. 2010. "Framing a research project to explore the experiences of international staff in an Australian university." Hayes, Anna and Mason, Robert (ed.) Migrant Security 2010: Citizenship and Social Inclusion in a Transnational Era. Toowoomba, Australia 15 - 16 Jul 2010 Toowoomba, Australia.
The graduate employability indicators: capturing broader stakeholder perspectives on the achievement and importance of employability attributes
Oliver, Beverley, Hunt, Lynne, Jones, Sandra, Pearce, Amanda, Hammer, Sara, Jones, Sue and Whelan, Barbara. 2010. "The graduate employability indicators: capturing broader stakeholder perspectives on the achievement and importance of employability attributes." Australian Quality Forum 2010 - Higher Education: Quality in Uncertain Times. Gold Coast, Australia 30 Jun - 02 Jul 2010 Melbourne, Australia.
Capturing stakeholder perceptions of graduate capability development: challenges associated with graduate employability indicators
Whelan, Barbara, Oliver, Beverley, Hunt, Lynne, Hammer, Sara, Jones, Sandra and Pearce, Amanda. 2010. "Capturing stakeholder perceptions of graduate capability development: challenges associated with graduate employability indicators." Campbell, Matthew (ed.) ACEN 2010: Work Integrated Learning (WIL): Responding to Challenges . Perth, Australia 29 Sep - 01 Oct 2010 Melbourne, Australia.
Mature aged job seekers' experiences of Centrelink and Job Network Services in an Australian regional centre
Kossen, Chris and Hammer, Sara. 2010. "Mature aged job seekers' experiences of Centrelink and Job Network Services in an Australian regional centre." Australian Journal of Career Development. 19 (1), pp. 45-53.
Tertiary students with a disability or chronic illness: stigma and study
Hammer, Sara, Werth, Shalene and Dunn, Peter. 2009. "Tertiary students with a disability or chronic illness: stigma and study." Bedford, Tas, Huijser, Henk and Muller, Sarah (ed.) Enabling Pathways: 3rd National Conference of Enabling Educators. Toowoomba, Australia 25 - 27 Nov 2009 Toowoomba, Australia.
Boys at gender-play inside the muscular Christian ideal
McDonald, Janet. 2007. "Boys at gender-play inside the muscular Christian ideal." Boyhood Studies. 1 (1), pp. 84-94.
Living data in the Lower Balonne: cultural enablement or cultural imposition?
McDonald, Janet. 2007. "Living data in the Lower Balonne: cultural enablement or cultural imposition?" Studies in Learning Evaluation Innovation and Development. 4 (1), pp. 79-90.
Queering the representation of the masculine 'West' in Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain
McDonald, Janet. 2007. "Queering the representation of the masculine 'West' in Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain." Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review. 3 (2), pp. 79-85.
Comfort the disturbed.... disturb the comfortable: queering pedagogy and transmutations
McDonald, Janet. 2007. "Comfort the disturbed.... disturb the comfortable: queering pedagogy and transmutations." Beyond Tolerance: 2007 Diversity in Education One Day Conference. Lismore, Australia 24 Aug 2007
Balancing the 'town and gown': the risky business of creating youth theatre in regional Queensland
McDonald, Janet. 2006. "Balancing the 'town and gown': the risky business of creating youth theatre in regional Queensland." International Journal of Pedagogies and Learning. 2 (2), pp. 6-13.
Playful trangressions: male drama teachers in elite boys' schools
McDonald, Janet. 2006. "Playful trangressions: male drama teachers in elite boys' schools." Kiernander, Adrian, Bollen, Jonathan and Parr, Bruce (ed.) What a man's gotta do?: masculinities in performance. Armidale, NSW, Australia. University of New England. pp. 136-151
Muscular christians and drama faggots: observing a queering pedagogy beyond the binary in all-boys schools
McDonald, Janet. 2007. "Muscular christians and drama faggots: observing a queering pedagogy beyond the binary in all-boys schools." Journal of Artistic and Creative Education. 1 (2), pp. 5-23.
Facing up to the challenge: why is it so hard to develop graduate attributes?
Green, Wendy, Hammer, Sara and Star, Cassandra. 2009. "Facing up to the challenge: why is it so hard to develop graduate attributes?" Higher Education Research and Development. 28 (1), pp. 17-29. https://doi.org/10.1080/07294360802444339
Improving staff practice in criterion-referenced assessment: implementing change in University of Southern Queensland, Faculty of Business
Hammer, Sara and Millett, Bruce. 2007. "Improving staff practice in criterion-referenced assessment: implementing change in University of Southern Queensland, Faculty of Business." AAIR 2007: Change, Evidence And Implementation: Improving Higher Education in Uncertain Times. Sydney, Australia 19 - 21 Nov 2007 Sydney, Australia.
Teaching generic skills: eroding the higher purpose of universities, or an opportunity for renewal?
Star, Cassandra and Hammer, Sara. 2008. "Teaching generic skills: eroding the higher purpose of universities, or an opportunity for renewal? " Oxford Review of Education. 34 (2), pp. 237-251. https://doi.org/10.1080/03054980701672232
Locating learning advisers in the new university: What should be our role?
Green, Wendy, Hammer, Sara and Stephens, Robyn. 2005. "Locating learning advisers in the new university: What should be our role?" Milnes, S., Craswell, G., Rao, V. and Bartlett, A. (ed.) LAS2005 Critiquing and Reflecting. Canberra, Australia 24 - 25 Nov 2005 Canberra, Australia.
From full employment to the the new service economy
Hammer, Sara. 2004. "From full employment to the the new service economy ." Van Acker, Elizabeth and Curran, Giorel (ed.) Governing business and globalisation, 2nd ed.. Frenchs Forest, NSW. Pearson Education Australia. pp. 161-174
Mark Latham's third way: income support, civic renewal and collectivism
Hammer, Sara. 2004. "Mark Latham's third way: income support, civic renewal and collectivism." Australian Journal of Social Issues. 39 (2), pp. 143-153.
Work for welfare and civic equality
Hammer, Sara. 2004. "Work for welfare and civic equality." Carlson, Ellen (ed.) 6th Path to Full Employment Conference/11th National Unemployment Conference. Newcastle, Australia Newcastle, Australia.
Demonstrating quality outcomes in learning and teaching: examining 'best practice' in the use of criterion-referenced assessment
Hammer, Sara. 2007. "Demonstrating quality outcomes in learning and teaching: examining 'best practice' in the use of criterion-referenced assessment." International Journal of Pedagogies and Learning. 3 (1), pp. 50-58.
A feminine approach to teaching a large, first year university course: and everyone lived happily ever after!
Southey, Kim, Lynch, Bernadette, Werth, Shalene and Hammer, Sara. 2007. "A feminine approach to teaching a large, first year university course: and everyone lived happily ever after!" Albion, Majella J. and Collins, Pauline (ed.) 2007 International Women's Conference: Education, Employment and Everything... theTriple Layers of a Woman's Life. Toowoomba, Australia 26 - 29 Sep 2007 Toowoomba, Australia.
Healing the divisions: unemployment and overwork in Australia
Hammer, Sara. 2003. "Healing the divisions: unemployment and overwork in Australia." Carlson, E. (ed.) 5th Path to Full Employment Conference and 10th National Conference on Unemployment (CofFee 2003): The Full Employment Imperative. Newcastle, Australia 10 - 12 Dec 2003 Newcastle, Australia.
Mutual obligation: why reciprocity is an inadequate principle for unemployment programmes
Hammer, Sara. 2003. "Mutual obligation: why reciprocity is an inadequate principle for unemployment programmes." Australian Journal of Professional and Applied Ethics. 5 (1), pp. 14-24.
Higher education for community and citizenship?
Hammer, Sara and Star, Cassandra. 2004. "Higher education for community and citizenship?" Flowers, Rick (ed.) Education and Social Action Conference 2004. Sydney, Australia 06 - 08 Dec 2004 Sydney.
Que-rious impositions: reflections on the pedagogy at the core of a regional youth theatre in Queensland, Australia
McDonald, Janet. 2005. "Que-rious impositions: reflections on the pedagogy at the core of a regional youth theatre in Queensland, Australia." NJ Drama Australia Journal. 29 (2), pp. 83-90.