Investigates the concept of wellbeing in educational contexts, and the practice of schooling initiatives that support a well profession. The role of teachers and specifically the school leader in enabling wellbeing is extensively explored and then applied to the school setting.
Topic 1: What is wellbeing?
Topic 2: Historical constructs of wellbeing
Topic 3: Wellbeing in educational contexts
Topic 4: Exploring the impact of teacher and leader wellbeing on schooling outcomes
Topic 5: Planning a community approach to enabling wellbeing for all
Topic 6: Evaluating the impact of a wellbeing approach
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||Analyse the principles and concept of wellbeing and apply to educational contexts.||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||Demonstrate the link between the theory and practice of educational wellbeing and the role of the teacher in enabling student wellbeing and better learning outcomes.||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|3||Demonstrate the ability to lead a wellbeing initiative in an educational setting by working collaboratively with a team through the planning and implementation of a group project.||Lifelong learning||Communication and social skills|
|4||Use peer evaluation to review the impact of the wellbeing project for students, parents, teachers or school leaders.||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2017 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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