INDIGENOUS EDUCATION

EDU3IED

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students develop an understanding of Indigenous education in Australian schools. Students examine the cultural, political, social, economic, and health issues that impact on Indigenous children. They also explore educational strategies and pedagogy to support Indigenous children and maximise learning outcomes. Additionally students investigate teaching Indigenous Studies in classrooms in order to promote positive attitudes in all communities and apply Indigenous cultural protocols when teaching and working with Indigenous students and community.

FacultyFaculty of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorBruce Pridham

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects EDU2IS

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsTeaching and Learning in Aboriginal EducationRecommendedHarrison, N. (2011)OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
ReadingsTeaching and Learning in Indigenous EducationRecommendedHarrison, N (2008)OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBruce Pridham

Class requirements

Tutorial Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus one hour of online learning per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Personal Learning Diagnostic (Pre) Personal Learning Diagnostic (Post) 30
Personal Learning Plan (PLP)20
Application of Personal Learning and Extended Reflection (PLR)50

Mildura, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDeborah Neal

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus one hour of online learning per week"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Personal Learning Diagnostic (Pre) Personal Learning Diagnostic (Post) 30
Personal Learning Plan (PLP)20
Application of Personal Learning and Extended Reflection (PLR)50