Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:March, Parkville - Taught on campus.
April, Parkville - Taught on campus.
March, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
April, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 18 hours |
Total Time Commitment:
125 additional study hours
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|Core Participation Requirements:||
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.
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Kay Margetts
Education Student Centre
This subject introduces participants to the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (DP),as a philosophy and framework for learning and teaching. It examines the essential elements of the DP curriculum including concepts of balance and flexibility, and taught, written, overt, hidden and assessment components that underpin the programme. Participants will focus on developing understandings of international education, the centrality of the Learner Profile to the Hexagon Model as well as exploring theoretical and pedagogical implications for how students learn in the Diploma Programme and the importance of critical engagement and thinking. Essential DP standards will also be explored.
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
Two written essays of 2,000 words each, addressing:
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|Recommended Texts:|| |
Woolfolk, A. & Margetts, K. Educational Psychology. Pearson Education: Frenchs Forest, 2007.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of this subject students should have:
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