RMIT University

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RMIT University is a Policy Online Major Partner Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology and design and Australia's largest tertiary institution.
The University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocation

Link to organisation: http://www.rmit.edu.au/

Source Acronym: RMIT

Source Type: Education

Report
30 August 2016

Presents an evaluation of the Take Home Naloxone program, which was established to facilitate the distribution of a (then) Schedule 4 drug to opioid users and their peers.

Report
14 February 2016

This report is based on qualitative research conducted with community activists and householders in two environmental ‘hotspots’ in Melbourne.

Thesis
16 October 2015

This thesis examined public interventions into cycling in Melbourne with the lens of social theories of practice, to judge the comprehensiveness of these actions and their likelihood of...

Submission
10 April 2015

This submission to the review into Victoria’s regional economic development strategy and service delivery model is a collaboration between five regional researchers from three Victorian...

EvaluationReport
12 February 2015

This report looks at Building Information Models (BIM) and how to incorporate them into a curriculum redesign that will help nurture future construction professionals.

Report
21 September 2014

Children and teachers discuss their thoughts, feelings, and experiences of participating in a mindfulness program in a school in Auckland, New Zealand.

Report
30 May 2014

This report outlines a group mission which sought to initiate an Australian-China Knowledge Cluster to identify barriers and enablers for export and import of a range of construction systems and...

Report
21 June 2013

The purpose of this document is to provide an update on the action research project aimed at using supply chain management principles to develop a management tool for an organisation to use to...

Thesis
26 August 2011

The introduction of virtual reality media into contemporary organizations is investigated and a taxonomy for identifying determinants for successful introduction of such potentially disruptive,...

Content from centres and departments of RMIT University

Report
14 March 2017

This summary report looks at the Kimberley Girl program, which uses popular culture, including the image-making aspects of the fashion industry, to connect with young women on their own terms.

Report
14 March 2017

This report looks at the Kimberley Girl program, which uses popular culture, including the image-making aspects of the fashion industry, to connect with young women on their own terms.

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper develops a conceptual framework of living cost to income approach to examine relative changes in affordable housing locations in Melbourne. The conceptual framework is a method to...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper examined the perceived household risks to periodic housing unaffordability in Queensland resource and regional communities through a case study of Rockhampton and Gladstone cities. 

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This study investigates senior managers’ perceptions of innovation in the Australian Public Service, using content analysis of transcripts from senior manager presentations in Innovation Month...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper argues that an aspect of dysfunctionality is the potential impact of planning laws made at the centre which inhibit the flow of capital into a regional town. It asks, is it time to...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

Following the Australian state of Tasmania’s adoption of its international education policy, Tasmania’s Place in the Asian Century White Paper, an increasing number of Chinese international...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This study identifies eight principal factors impacting on the accessibility of the bus services in Addis Ababa: infrastructure conditions, stakeholder engagement, law enforcement system, user...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

A broad range of papers from academics, policy advisors and practitioners was presented to the 40th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Regional Science Association International...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper explores whether the loss of regional capital from regional areas is inevitable. It poses a number of questions for discussion such as: Are there non-traditional ways in which regional...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

Derived from an analysis of the Regional Development Australia Northern Inland Committee, this paper find that regional economic strategies may tend to reflect a bias towards structured processes...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper investigates the role of local government in the organisation and promotion of economic development. It argues there is more need for dialogue between different tiers of government to...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper examines the mining impacts of road travel conditions in the Bowen Basin region. The research findings have policy implications for all tiers of government, as well as mining industries...

Conference paper
13 February 2017

Using a data mining clustering method, this paper identifies patterns of economic resilience in regions by industry categories. Preliminary results show different resilience patterns and varied...

Blog post
22 January 2017

In order to develop effective policies to prevent or alleviate homelessness it’s important to understand what causes people to enter homelessness and then prevents them from finding adequate...

Report
17 January 2017

Marketing materials for 'off-the-shelf' smart home control devices are analysed, including a summary of proposed benefits and lifestyle enhancements. Potential detriments and energy consumption...

Evaluation
21 December 2016

This report evaluates a climate risk and adaptation project conducted in six Gippsland Councils. The evaluation contributes to a broader evidence base about embedding climate change impact...

Report
21 December 2016

The study analyses data from the first large scale Australian survey of public wi-fi use.

Report
13 October 2016

This document presents the outcomes of an architectural design studio that set out to explore the potential of elevated rail as a method for level-crossing removal in several Melbourne rail...

Report
13 October 2016

Presents the outcomes of an architectural design studio that set out to explore the potential of elevated rail as a method for level-crossing removal in Melbourne rail corridors.

Report
30 August 2016

Presents an evaluation of the Take Home Naloxone program, which was established to facilitate the distribution of a (then) Schedule 4 drug to opioid users and their peers.

Report
18 July 2016

Following the recommendation of the APEC Business Advisory Council in 2014, the Urban Infrastructure Network developed this paper setting out the elements of the Best Practice Policy Framework and...

Report
19 May 2016

Community playgroups have significant social and economic benefits not just for children but also for their parents, particularly mothers, finds this report.

Report
31 December 2015

The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services commissioned this research based on a three-year evaluation of low-carbon houses in Horsham, a region noted for its climate extremes.

Report
31 October 2015

This report proposes a scenario which identifies how to match land supply to expected demand for dwellings.

Content Associated with RMIT University

Journal article
15 December 2016

This paper substantially increases the understanding of client embeddedness by clarifying the direct effects of the client-employee relationship, and by identifying boundary conditions on the...

Article
30 November 2016

Drawing on the Spatial Network Analysis of Multimodal Urban Transport Systems (SNAMUTS) accessibility tool, this paper introduces comparative results of public transport network performance...

Conference paper
22 November 2016

Purpose / Context - In the context of residential retrofit programs as an opportunity for climate change mitigation and health, the mechanisms that lead to unexpected outcomes in indoor...

Report
10 November 2016

A summary report of a symposium about architecture in the disaster and development sector, including risk reduction and post-disaster settlement.

Article
24 October 2016

An expert panel responds to Treasurer Scott Morrison's vision for increasing home ownership. 

Report
15 June 2016

This study investigated the social media philosophies, operationalisation and strategic intentions of public practice accounting firms in Australia.

Website
20 May 2016

UniPollWatch is the biggest university student journalism project ever undertaken in Australia, bringing together journalism schools from 28 universities to cover the 2016 federal election.

Report
9 May 2016

This five-year study funded by VicHealth and undertaken by RMIT Centre for Urban Research aimed to discover how design and planning of a new residential community could improve the health and...

Briefing paper
17 March 2016

Examines the structural and individual risk factors in explaining homelessness—including its dynamics (entry into and exit from homelessness).

Report
2 March 2016

Examines the issues involved in level crossing removals so that when proposals for specific locations are considered, professional, government and industry stakeholders as well as the community...

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