About this session

UQ Sustainability’s Christine McCallum will present on going paperless in the workplace and provide an overview of other waste initiatives put in place at UQ.

Learning Designer, Dale Hansen will discuss UQ’s new e-Assessment program and the benefits and challenges of electronic assessments. Hang around an open discussion about sustainable teaching practices where attendees can workshop different ideas.


  • Christine McCallum, UQ Sustainability
  • Dale Hansen, Learning Designer (e-Assessment)

Who should attend

  • Course coordinators
  • Lecturers
  • Tutors
  • Learning designers
  • Students
  • Teaching support staff.

Benefits of attending

This session will enable participants to:

  • prioritise sustainability from day 1
  • ask questions about sustainability and waste initiatives at UQ
  • work towards UQ's commitment of making all assessment in paper-free format where viable, as outlined in the UQ Sustainability Strategy
  • learn about the environmental, academic and time-saving benefits of UQ’s eAssessment project, which involves creating electronic assessment options to facilitate improved pedagogical practices and more timely and personalised feedback for students through digital paper-free platforms.

About Ready to Teach Week Sem 1 2023

Ready to Teach Week is a bi-annual event, consisting of online and in-person activities designed to help you prepare course materials for the upcoming semester.

For Ready to Teach Week Semester 1 2023:


Online (via Zoom)