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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 4213

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
153420

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 1)

Course aim

To develop and extend students’ knowledge and understanding of the social, emotional, developmental and psychological dimensions of peers and relationships.

Course content

Students will develop knowledge and understanding about the ways in which peers and the relationships we have with those around us, impact on our health wellbeing and influence the social dynamic of schools, classrooms, and workplaces. Through exploration of the following: attachment; acceptance and attraction; social competence; loneliness and shyness; peer pressure and compliance; aggression, bullying and bystanders; the self and resilience; childhood and adolescent depression and suicide; ways of improving peer relationships for positive health, wellbeing and learning outcomes are determined.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Lecture 2 hours x 10 days
Lecture (Introductory) 3 hours x 1 day
Tutorial 2 hours x 10 days

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Presentation and reflection N/A 40% 60 minutes
Case study 3000 words 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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