INDEPENDENT RESEARCH PROJECT

EDU5IRP

2020

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject students examine an area of theoretical and/or professional interest not covered in other subject offerings. Students negotiate with a supervisor the specific problem to be investigated; the means by which the problem can be resolved, and the manner in which the findings are to be presented for assessment. Approval is required from the Course Coordinator.

SchoolEducation

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorAnne Southall

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

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. Research and apply education theory, concepts and models in order to investigate practice-based issues in professional educational contexts.
02. Critically analyse educational practices by reflecting on and synthesising complex information, problems, concepts and theories

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnne Southall

Class requirements

Independent Research Week: 0 - 0
One 3.00 h independent research per week from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via blended.

Supervisor Consultation Week: 0 - 0
One 1.00 h supervisor consultation per week from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Presentation of report (8,000-10,000 word equiv.)N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnne Southall

Class requirements

Independent Research Week: 0 - 0
One 3.00 h independent research per week during the day from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Presentation of report (8,000-10,000 word equiv.)N/AN/AN/ANo100 SILO1, SILO2