Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Semester 1, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
Semester 2, Parkville - Taught online/distance.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: To be negotiated with the supervisor. |
Total Time Commitment: 240 hours total commitment. 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.
|Prerequisites:||Completion of 4 subjects in the one stream of the Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Studies (International Baccalaureate)|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|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.
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CoordinatorAssoc Prof Kay Margetts
ContactEducation Student Centre
|Subject Overview:||Students will undertake an individually negotiated school or community-based investigative study or project on issues that apply to the area of international education such as understanding learners, curriculum development and pedagogy, assessment, teacher collegiality and leadership, or international mindedness. Students must submit a proposal for consideration at the start of the semester and refine this as part of the project. Once the supervisor has accepted the proposal, the student should carry out the investigation or inquiry. During the investigation the student should have regular contact with the supervisor to report progress and receive academic advice. The project report should demonstrate skills in collecting primary data from the field and give clear evidence of research skills and critical judgement, and demonstrate the ability to present the outcomes in a disciplined way that conforms with normal scholarly conventions.|
On completion of this subject students should be able to:
|Assessment:||A research report or project report of 8,000 words (100 per cent) due at the end of the semester.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of this subject students should: |
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