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As the world around us changes, how does our role as a university also need to evolve?

May 1, 2020

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MB

RMIT's origins as a working men's college was designed to create opportunity for a growing city. Our ability to create p… See more

Maddie B.

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ER

‘Ready for Life and Work’ has been a very good foundation for what’s next – 5 to 20 years. It sets a precursor for the fas… See more

Elena R.

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KB

Some of the key changes relevant to RMIT are around how, when and why 21st century learners engage with learning. The demand for s… See more

Kade B.

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AP

The pace of change is only quickening, and the rate of disruption, particularly within the Education section will only heighten in… See more

Alex P.

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RC

RMIT was built to train and educate people so that they could respond to the issues of the day. A skilled hand and a cultivated mi… See more

Rhys C.

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TD

References:
Baré, E. & Bexley, E. (2017). Redesigning the Higher Education Workforce: A new architecture. In R. James, S. F… See more

Tristan D.

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TD

Ready for Life and Work’ was, in my review of ATN university strategies, unique in its focus on the “service orientation” as… See more

Tristan D.

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TD

As a publicly-funded institution, I would argue that RMIT’s key priority (or at least one of its highest priorities) should be t… See more

Tristan D.

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TD

Apologies in advance, this will be a multi-part post and my response is ostensibly an adaptation of something I wrote for masters … See more

Tristan D.

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AR

To answer the question, we should first clarify the current “Role” of our institution, where are we standing now? We can make the … See more

Amir R.

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CL

As a current RMIT Alumni, I graduated from a Bachelor of Business in Marketing (Applied) which allowed myself to complete a work i… See more

Courtney L.

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SJ

I think our role definitely needs to evolve and adapt to what society requires of us. The changing world around us, means that we … See more

Sharron J.

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