EDUC6051

Industry/Work Based Project

10 Units

Conducted in a work-place, or industry educational setting, the course will provide students with the opportunity to design, conduct and analyse research focussing on an issue of concern to them in an in-depth manner.

Faculty Faculty of Education and Arts
School School of Education
Availability Semester 1 - 2014 (Callaghan Campus)
Semester 2 - 2015 (WebLearn GradSchool)
Objectives

After successfully completing this course, students should be able to:

1) Demonstrate an understanding of the role of research in guiding policy and practice 2) Demonstrate research planning, implementation and analysis skills 3) Demonstrate conceptual level understanding of their chosen work-place or industry problem.

Content

The specific content of the course will be a function of individual student topic selection. Nevertheless, the final written report will need to meet requirements of a report for that area of education (eg educational psychology, social foundations, special education) in terms of comprehensiveness of literature reviewed, and quality of both methodology and discussion of implications/recommendations.

Replacing Course(s) NA
Transition NA
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge Nil
Modes of Delivery External Mode
Teaching Methods Lecture
Assessment Items
  • Other: (please specify) - Project Report (approx 5,000 words). (100%) Demonstrate an understanding of the role of research in guiding policy and practice Demonstrate research planning, implementation and analysis skills Demonstrate conceptual level understanding of their chosen work-place or industry problem.
Contact Hours
  • Self Directed Learning: for 26 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Compulsory Components None listed
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2015 Course Timetables for EDUC6051

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