UNITS is the online repository for Macquarie University Unit Guides. UNITS enables unit convenors to write and publish Unit Guides, and map units against the University's requirements for graduate capabilities. Published unit guides are available to the public.
UNITS is located at units.mq.edu.au. Log in using your OneID.
UNITS Enquiries and Help:
The links in the Quick Guides column go to web page versions of the guides. Click on the PDF icon if you wish to download a PDF version for printing. We also have how-to videos.
|All staff||Log in and view unit guides|
|Unit convenors and other assigned staff||Enter information into a unit guide|
|Enter curriculum mapping for your unit|
|Merge two unit offerings if they share a unit guide|
|Clone or copy from another unit guide|
|Submit your unit guide for approval, and publish it|
|Add or move sections|
|Heads of Department or administrators ('Department Managers')||Assign staff to units|
|Review and Approve unit guides|
|Edit your department's interpretations of graduate capabilities|
|Add or remove managers for your department|
|Program convenors||Use Curriculum Mapping Reports to check graduate capability coverage across your program|
You should also consider what information belongs in UNITS and what is best delivered through iLearn. This guide about UNITS and iLearn may help.
Information about the University's Graduate Capabilities is available here.
|Unit Guide Status||Who can change the Unit Guide?||Who can see the Unit Guide?|
|Draft, no-one assigned||HoD only||All staff|
|Draft, convenor assigned||Convenor and other unit staff||All staff|
|Submitted for approval||No-one||All staff|
|Draft (if rejected by HoD)||Convenor and other unit staff||All staff|
|Published||No-one||Staff, students, general public|
|Published, but with another draft created||Published version - No one
Draft version - Convenor and other staff
| Published version - Staff, students and general public
Draft version - All staff