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The Centre

The YuMi Deadly Centre (YDC) is a research centre located within the Faculty of Education at QUT. The Centre was formed in 2009 and officially opened in March 2010.

YDC is dedicated to enhancing the learning of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children, young people and adults to improve their opportunities for further education, training and employment, and to equip them for lifelong learning.


News and events

YDC Sharing Summit: Connect, Reflect, Recharge!

24–25 October 2016

This year's theme for the YDC Sharing Summit has multiple meanings. Connecting and reflecting are both key elements of the YuMi Deadly Maths approach to teaching mathematics.

Registrations for the Sharing Summit are now open

YDC staff team wins Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence

The YuMi Deadly Centre academic and professional staff team has won a 2016 Vice-Chancellor's Award for Excellence in recognition of sustained performance and outstanding achievement in learning and teaching, partnerships and engagement, and research. This is the second Vice-Chancellor's Award won by the YDC team, with the first in 2010.

Watch video from VC award ceremony presentation