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Timeline & Progress

What Is the Project?

The project comprises three main areas of focus:

  1. Technical implementation of Canvas and Echo, that are both cloud-hosted systems, including integration with various university administration and teaching systems.
  2. Significant course transformation project enhancing design of course materials and assessments to align with student expectations for engaging learning experiences, and improved ease of use with convenient, simple navigation.
  3. Introduction of Active Learning Tools that will provide teaching staff with tools and real-time feedback to support active learning and deeper student engagement in the classroom, ongoing interaction with content at any time .


The project will transform courses in stages:

Stage Delivery Development
Stage One

Semester 2, 2016

Approximately 200 courses across all faculties comprising courses previously delivered in Blackboard and new courses to be delivered for the first time in Semester 2 2016
Courses developed during first half of 2016
Stage Two

First half 2017

Summer School, Semester 1, Winter School, Trimester 1 & 2, Term 1 & 2, 2017
Courses developed during second half of 2016
Stage Three

Second half 2017

Semester 2, Trimester 3, Term 3 & 4, 2017
Courses developed during first half of 2017
Stage Four

All other relevant courses

This includes AU courses, courses taught every two (or more) years, new courses and any remaining courses
Courses developed during the second half of 2017

Both Blackboard and MyMedia will remain supported and available for delivery of courses through 2016.

MyUni Transform Project