Contemporary Issues in Learning and Teaching

Unit code: DE9017L

Description

The unit is designed to enable teachers to consolidate their educational theory in the light of contemporary approaches to learning and teaching, also considering the particular context of the Christian school. In particular students will: explore, reflect on and articulate current ‘beliefs’ about learning and teaching; examine the nature and construction of knowledge; examine specific examples of ‘productive pedagogies’; identify and explore contemporary issues in learning and teaching; develop an understanding of the action research process; and, investigate and research a contemporary issue in learning and teaching

Discipline

Education Studies

Study level

  • Masters

Prerequisites

  • Nil

Staff

Details

Credit points: 15

Available in 2017

  • Semester 1: Online
  • Semester 2: Online

Unit updated: 22/06/2017 3:01pm