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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 5246

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
161023

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Education

Course aim

To enable students to undertake a detailed, self-directed and scholarly investigation of a digital teaching and learning issue or topic that is relevant to their teaching interests.

Course content

Students will develop knowledge and skills that underpin the scholarship of teaching and learning and apply these to a critically-informed case study which will form their negotiated project in digital learning. They will develop knowledge and skills associated with the production of a literature review to support their work. They will become familiar with a range of suitable research approaches to investigate a theoretical and/or applied educational problem of their choosing. Students will discuss and apply appropriate ethical perspectives and considerations associated with the chosen project. Students will understand the range of formats available for the presentation of their work to academic audiences. 

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EDUC 5242 Digital Learning Environments: Design and Implementation
EDUC 5243 Introduction to Digital Learning

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Seminar (Online) 2 hours x Every two weeks
Workshop (Online) 2 hours x Every three weeks

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
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Project proposal 900 words 20% N/A
Oral progress report 900 words 20% N/A
Report 2,700 words 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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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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