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Unit of Study EDUC6005 Contemporary Educational Contexts (2024)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

Demonstrate familiarity with key influences on contemporary education contexts, and their historical origins.

Critically analyse key elements of contemporary education contexts.

Reflect on case studies of disruptive and/or empowering elements of technological change, government policy or parent and community engagement, and their effects on educational environments, and consider alternative strategies and outcomes.

Identify and analyse the effects of educational change on local work environments, and propose strategies to achieve preferable educational futures.

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Structured online learning
Case study40%
Situational Analysis60%

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