Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education

The ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast is a community-contributed initiative to highlight contemporary issues and thought leadership in tertiary education in Australasia and internationally, with a particular emphasis on technology-enhanced learning. ASCILITE members and non-members are invited to submit segments for the podcast.

Current Episodes

Episode Description Release Length Listen
Keith Heggart and the ASCILITE Learning Design SIG explore Cognitive Load with Mitchell Parkes and Patsy Polly’s holistic approach to learning innovation.
14 September 2022 35 min Episode 8
Charlotte Phelps, Christian Moro and James Birt from Bond University dissect and define the various types of immersive reality–virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR). They also discuss some of the consideration from a technological and a pedagogical perspective.
31 July 2022 35 min Episode 7
In this episode of the ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast, we talk with the leaders and participants of the ASCILITE Women in Academic Leadership Initiative; how the initiative developed, its outcomes and where to next[Transcript] 6 June 2022 35 min Episode 6
Angela Carbone, Matt Bower, Lynn Gribble & Amanda White discuss the AAUT Awards and “The Student Voice” looks at university priorities as we learn to live with COVID[Transcript] 2 May 2022 53 min Episode 5
Michael Milford on Science Communication and Learning, Amanda White and Gerhard Hambush on academic integrity an exams, and “The Student Voice” looks at the motivation to pursue tertiary education[Transcript] 28 Mar 2022 36 min Episode 4
Michael Blumenstein on artificial intelligence, Amanda White and Victoria Clout on academic integrity, and “The Student Voice” looks at the barriers and enablers to effective study.  [Transcript] 27 Feb 2022 49 min Episode 3
Sally Kift on scholarship of learning and teaching, Amanda White and Kane Murdoch on academic integrity, and “The Student Voice” looks at student support.  [Transcript] 26 Jan 2022 45 min Episode 2
Dr Joanne Orlando on digital well being, Professor Michael Sankey on the history and possibilities of technology-enhanced assessment, and “The Student Voice”. 14 Dec 2021 45 min Episode 1

Contribute to the Podcast

Individuals interested in submitting a segment for inclusion in the podcast should consult the ASCILITE Wavelength Submission Guidelines document which details the different segment types and submission requirements. Contributors interested in pitching their idea before production should email their pitch (500 words or less) to  We’ll then let you know if it’s suitable.

Once you’re ready to produce your episode, please refer to the resources below:

Further Information

The ASCILITE Wavelength Podcast initiative is an Executive portfolio led by David Bruce Porter, Sandra Barker and Michael Cowling.  For questions about the podcast, email

Institutional Members