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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 4225

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
167284

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Education

Course aim

To enable students to relate the nature of inquiry based research to the contextual needs of educational practitioners.
To enable students to conduct and appraise the value of inquiry based research whilst positioning the contemporary research method within the wider continuum of scientific or social-based investigations.

Course content

Refining research proposal; forming a data collection plan; designing and developing data collection tools; revisiting ethical considerations; managing data; data analysis; writing a research report.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EDUC 4224 Honours A: Introduction to Research in Education

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Lecture (online) 1hr x 12weeks
Workshop 2hrs x 12weeks
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture (online) 1hr x 12weeks
Workshop 2hrs x 12weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Lecture 1hr x 12weeks
Workshop 2hrs x 12weeks
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Lecture (online) 1hr x 12weeks
Workshop 2hrs x 12weeks
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
External (Online activities) 3hrs x 12weeks

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
Presentation 1000 40% n/a
Report 3500 60% n/a
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Presentation 1000 40% n/a
Report 3500 60% n/a
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Presentation 1000 40% n/a
Report 3500 60% n/a
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Presentation 1000 40% n/a
Report 3500 60% n/a
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Presentation 1000 40% n/a
Report 3500 60% n/a

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
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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