Building High-Quality Learning Environments

10 Units

This course focuses on understanding the characteristics of, and building the skills to develop, high quality learning environments; enhancing personnel capacity building; fostering physical and mental health; improving organisational structures; improving group dynamics and modelling positive leadership.

Faculty Faculty of Education and Arts
School School of Education
Availability Semester 1 - 2018 (Callaghan)
Semester 1 - 2018 (Online)
Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Analyse the characteristics of high-quality learning environments and facilitate the development of those characteristics;
  2. Assess the organisational benefits of a healthy workforce and facilitate the development of personnel including physical and mental wellbeing using this new knowledge;
  3. Design new knowledge to evaluate educational organisations with a focus on personnel well-being and physical space.

This course provides an in-depth knowledge and understanding of six broad topics: (1) characteristics of high-quality learning environments; (2) personnel health and well-being; (3) personnel capacity building; (4) organisational structures; (5) group dynamics; and (6) leadership.

Module 1 - characteristics of high-quality learning environments;

Module 2 - personnel health and well-being, personnel capacity building;

Module 3 - organisational structures, group dynamics, and leadership.

Replacing Course(s) This course replaces the following course(s): EDUC6017. Students who have successfully completed EDUC6017 are not eligible to enrol in EDUC6117.
Assessment Items
  • Professional Task: Assignment 1
  • Professional Task: Assignment 2
  • Professional Task: Assignment 3

Contact Hours


Integrated Learning Session

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term starting week 1


Integrated Learning Session

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term starting week 1

Course Materials
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Timetable 2018 Course Timetables for EDUC6117
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