Dr Polly Lai

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Personal details


Learning Sciences, Complex Systems, STEM education, Agent-Based Models, The embodiment theory of cognition


Curriculum and Pedagogy, Specialist Studies in Education, Cognitive Science

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Doctor of Philosophy (University of Sydney)

Professional memberships and associations

  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • European Association for Research on Learning and Instruction (Earli)
  • International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS)
  • Senior Fellow of Higher Education Academy


IZN003: Research and Career Planning and Development

IZN004: Scholarly Learning and Teaching Project

FL01: Approaches to Planning and Designing Learning

RTL08: Developing Online Learning

RTL18: Using MS Teams for Online Collaboration and Group Work

Technology Taster: Introduction to Teaching with MS Teams

Selected publications

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