Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
This subject has two components:
A) Research in Higher Education Forum : full day program of seminars and workshops at the beginning of the subject, and before the commencement of the Semester 2 teaching period; and
B)Individual research and written work, supported through negotiated meetings with CSHE and other University colleagues, as appropriate.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 6 contact hours and approximately 6 hours in negotiated meetings |
Total Time Commitment:
6 contact hours; approximately 6 hours in negotiated meetings; approximately 108 non-contact hours.
Attendance at all classes (tutorial/seminars/practical classes/lectures/labs) is obligatory. Failure to attend 80% of classes will normally result in failure in the subject.
You must have successfully completed the following subject prior to enrolling in this subject:
Study Period Commencement:
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||Experience in a university environment is recommended.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the HDisability Liaison Unit websiteH: Hhttp://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/H
CoordinatorDr Chi Baik
ContactEducation Student Centre
|Subject Overview:||This subject provides participants with the opportunity to investigate an aspect of teaching and learning of mutual interest to them and to their departments. Supported by workshops, individual mentors and networks, each participant develops a complete and viable research proposal in an area of relevance to teaching and learning in their department/faculty. The completed report may subsequently be used as the basis for an application for funding and/or further research studies such as a Masters-level research project.|
|Objectives:||At the completion of the subject, participants should have developed: |
There are two related tasks:
1) A problem statement and associated literature review (2000 words, due mid-semester) (30 per cent and hurdle requirement)
2) A complete research proposal (4000 word, due end of semester) (70 per cent).
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completing this subject, participants should be able to: |
|Links to further information:||www.cshe.unimelb.edu.au|
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