Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours |
Total Time Commitment:
125 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.
|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 Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
- Russell Cross is subject coordinator in semester 1
- Dianne Mulcahy is the coordinator of the August availability
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This subject will introduce students to various traditions in educational research. It will be structured around an investigation of several major research projects in education, analysing the research questions, the conceptual framework, the methodological decisions made, reliability, validity and ethical considerations, the analytical techniques, and the conclusions reached. The projects for investigation will be chosen to highlight contrasting ways of undertaking educational research.
On completion of the subject, students will be able to:
There are three assessment tasks:
Dowling, P., & Brown, A. (2010). Doing research/reading research: Re-interrogating education (2nd ed.). London, England: Routledge.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of the subject, students will be able to;
Doctor of Education |
Master of Education (Educational Management)
Master of Education (International Baccalaureate)
Master of Education (Stream 100B)Coursework
Master of Education (Stream 150)
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