ANU to do more with less

Deep in the stage two recovery plan announced yesterday there is a reference to expanding short courses. “There is substantial interest and activity in the colleges to deliver micro-credentials in diverse areas to support revenue, professional networks and community outreach.” But there are limits to all this teaching and learning outside the academic box.

Micro-credentials also have the potential to enhance the pipeline of students into postgraduate programmes through credit,” the academic portfolio’s recovery plan states.