EDUC6076

Seminar in Sensory Disability A

10 Units

This is an advanced course with flexible goals and assessments. Consent of the Course Coordinator is required prior to enrolling. As a prerequisite, students should have completed at least two postgraduate courses in special education (sensory disability), or have previously completed a postgraduate award. The course is intended for students interested in studying a specialised topic with the close direction of a Renwick Centre faculty member. RIDBC Renwick Centre administers this course. Before enrolling in this course, review the RIDBC Renwick Centre Handbook and the timetable at http://www.ridbc.org.au/renwick/courses/current.php

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

Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will be expected to demonstrate knowledge of:

  1. issues, research literature and/or practical initiatives in a specific area of education for students with sensory disability;
  2. skill in undertaking and reporting reviews of the literature and in applying research results to educational practice with students with sensory disability;
  3. critical thinking.
Content

Course content includes:

  1. specialised topics;
  2. examination of professional literature;
  3. identification and differential application of contemporary theory on specified topic with relevance to policy and/or practice.
Replacing Course(s) Not applicable
Transition N/A
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge nil
Modes of Delivery Distance Learning : IT Based
Teaching Methods Individual Supervision
Integrated Learning
Self Directed Learning
Assessment Items
  • Essays / Written Assignments - Ideology and literature review (an alternative assessment is possible in consultation with the course coordinator)
  • Projects - Essay (an alternative assessment is possible in consultation with the course coordinator)
Contact Hours
  • Self Directed Learning: for 10 hour(s) per Week for 13 weeks
Compulsory Components
  • Requisite by Enrolment: Consent of the Course Coordinator is required prior to enrolling.
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2014 Course Timetables for EDUC6076

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