Transforming Education through Experience: The Fundamentals of Experiential Learning


This workshop will introduce the principles of Experiential Learning to enhance their own teaching practices. 

  • understand the fundamentals of Experiential Learning
  • learn practical ways in which Experiential Learning can be embedded into teaching with a focus on innovation and sustainability
  • put learning into practice to formulate their own plans for Experiential Learning activities
Event details: 

Date: Wednesday 30 August 2023
Time:  3-4:30pm AEST
Platform: Zoom

Registrations are now closed


Roma Forbes

Roma Forbes is a physiotherapist and Senior Lecturer in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at The University of Queensland. Dr Forbes has led the development of a range of small and large experiential learning innovations in both the classroom and clinic which have been adopted by health professional educators around the world.



Carl SherwoodCarl Sherwood is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Economics at The University of Queensland. He has developed award-winning teaching and learning innovations based on experiential learning principles. His approaches have been adopted by university teachers in various other disciplines at UQ, nationally and internationally.