Learning in a Different Cultural Context


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Click here to view videos by two Chinese students, Jessie and Leanne, discussing their experiences of postgraduate study in Australia, including the challenges of thinking critically and reading widely.

At the end of this session, international students will be able to:

  • Recognise that culture and beliefs impact learning and teaching
  • Appreciate how lecturers’ expectations, and that of particular disciplines, preference certain behaviours from students
  • Recognise behaviours and strategies associated with different learning approaches