VET FEE-Help Loans Scheme Overhaul

VET Fee-Help Loans Scheme Overhaul Close to 500 diplomas are set to be stripped of access to government subsidies after a recent blow to the VET sector. The overhaul of the vocational loans scheme by the Turnbull government has meant many providers are looking for options to gain credibility.  The 800 vocational courses currently eligible for...

October 12, 2016 Darlo Posted in Regulation

Using the ARCS Model to Motivate Learning

John Keller, the founder of ARCS Model of Motivational Design Theories has developed the model to help teachers engage students in learning, sustaining and promoting their learning process. It is made up of four parts, including; Attention Attention can be sustained in two ways; Perceptual arousal – gained by surprise or disbelief I...

October 06, 2016 Darlo Posted in eLearning

Understanding Learning Behaviours with Merrill’s Principles of Instruction

Instructional Design is the process of understanding learning behaviours. This guides our choices of instructional sequences and strategies to meet the needs of the learners and the desired learning outcomes. David Merrill, an education researcher reviewed instructional design theories to identify common principles.  He devised the following fiv...

September 28, 2016 Darlo Posted in Learning

Should my organisation invest in online, blended and eLearning?

It’s no secret that the growth of online learning has increased in recent years. Students are opting for comfortable, flexible courses to do in their own time. So what does this mean for providers? Whilst face-to-face student engagement may be becoming less prominent in the education sector, it is time to assert the needs of the millennial student...

September 22, 2016 Darlo Posted in eLearning

Higher Education Training Workshops

Looking for higher education training workshops? Darlo Higher Education offers training workshops for prospective, new and established providers. We currently offer four workshops, including: Introduction to Becoming a Higher Education Provider Changes to TEQSA Standards Pre Higher Education Submission Approaching Risk Assessments ...

September 13, 2016 Darlo Posted in Higher Education, Workshops