ISSUES IN EDUCATION A - TEACHING AND LEARNING

EDU4IMA

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students study current research in teaching and learning. Material covered is categorized under the following headings: The Process of Learning; Teaching and Diversity; Relationships with Students including Management and Discipline; Literacy and Numeracy.

FacultyFaculty of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCaroline Walta

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsClass Notes, Reading Lists, Prescribed web pagesPrescribedN/AN/A
ReadingsEffective Teaching: Evidence and practiceRecommendedMuijs, D & Reynolds, DSAGE PUBLICATIONS 2005
ReadingsLearning to Teach new times, new practicesRecommendedLatham, G et alOXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2007
ReadingsTeaching Challenges and DilemmasRecommendedGroundwater-Smith, S., Ewing, R., & Le Cornu R.,(ONLINE TEXT) THOMSON, MELBOURNE, 2003
ReadingsTeaching and Learning in indigenous educationRecommendedHarrison, N.OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2008

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Shepparton, 2014, Week 07-28, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCaroline Walta

Class requirements

Scheduled Online Class
Three 1.0 hours scheduled online class per study period on weekdays and delivered via blended.

Problem Based Learning
One 2.0 hours problem based learning per week on any day including weekend and delivered via blended.
"Directed online learning"

Lecture/Workshop
Eight 4.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on any day including weekend and delivered via face-to-face.
"On-campus intensive classes"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Literature review and reflection40
Online journal10
Reflections on Primary Years50