HUMAN DEVELOPMENT AND WELLBEING

EDU4HDW

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject a lifespan approach to human development is undertaken including a focus on theories of physical, social, emotional and moral development as well as the needs and importance of effectively engaging with parents/carers are considered. The socio-ecological context of human development including a capacity to engage effectively with social, environmental and challenges in the contemporary world are explored to examine impacts on human development, well-being and sustainable living. School-based strategies to promote development, and health and well-being are also considered. Contemporary socio-cultural factors that influence child and adolescent development are explored.

SchoolEducation

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorKaren O'Reilly-Briggs

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

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

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesOnline modules and intensive workshops

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesEDU3ILE

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Describe patterns of development from the pre-natal stage to young adulthood and their implications for wellbeing.
02. Explain the socio-ecological context of and possible impacts on, development, wellbeing and sustainable living.
03. Use a case study to analyse possible impacts on development and wellbeing and to research and describe appropriate school based interventions to support development, learning and wellbeing.
04. Develop communication skills to identify and cater for the strengths and needs of children, differing family structures and to engage with engage parents/carers.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKaren O'Reilly-Briggs

Class requirements

Lecture/Seminar Week: 10 - 22
Four 8.00 h lecture/seminar per study period on weekends during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"The intensive component of this subject will be delivered at the Bundoora campus only"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
Two 2.00 h scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Zoom Sessions"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
Two 2.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Zoom session"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1500 words equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Case study (1500 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Communication Strategy - Engaging with Parents/Carer Givers (1000 words equivalent) Assessment delivered as a class presentation.

N/AOral presentationIndividualNo30 SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKaren O'Reilly-Briggs

Class requirements

Lecture/Seminar Week: 10 - 22
Four 8.00 h lecture/seminar per study period on weekends during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"The intensive component of this subject will be delivered at the Bundoora campus only"

Scheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
Two 2.00 h scheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Zoom Sessions"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 22
Two 2.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
"Zoom session"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Essay (1500 words equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Case study (1500 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Communication Strategy - Engaging with Parents/Carer Givers (1000 words equivalent) Assessment delivered as a class presentation.

N/AOral presentationIndividualNo30 SILO4