2024 unit offering information will be available in November 2023
Explores a range of research questions, literature, approaches, designs, and methods that are useful for practicing teachers and relevant to a contemporary research problem in education. Students develop conceptual and theoretical frameworks, and learn key research skills through the analysis, synthesis and evaluation of literature and present their findings in a format suitable for a professional audience.
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.
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:|
|1||locate and critique literature in education|
|2||identify and relate problems, theories and paradigms in education|
|3||formulate and write a review of literature and a research approach for a problem in educational practice|
|4||demonstrate organisational referencing and citation skills appropriate to support the depth and breadth of research writing required for the unit|
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- locate and critique literature in education
- identify and relate problems, theories and paradigms in education
- formulate and write a review of literature and a research approach for a problem in educational practice
- demonstrate organisational referencing and citation skills appropriate to support the depth and breadth of research writing required for the unit
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