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Online Exam Monitoring Is Now Common In Australian Universities — But Is It Here To Stay?

Online Exam Monitoring Is Now Common In Australian Universities — But Is It Here To Stay?

COVID-19 lockdowns were a huge disruption for Australian universities. With students unable to come to campus, many universities turned to “online proctoring solutions” to monitor students during exam time. Many of these systems rely on automated facial recognition or detection, often combined with human video-monitoring of students’ homes, leading to…

Less Than Half of Australian Adults Know How to Identify Misinformation Online

Less Than Half of Australian Adults Know How to Identify Misinformation Online

For most of us, it’s hard to imagine a media-free day. Understanding what’s happening in the world, maintaining our social media profiles, staying in touch with family, being entertained, making new friends, engaging with governments, and with our democracy, are all activities that usually require media participation. To do these…