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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 4239

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
171071

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2021.

Course owner

Course owner
UniSA Education Futures

Course aim

Building on Honours A, this course enables preservice teachers (PSTs) to develop a proposal for a professional inquiry project in which they investigate an aspect of their own practice and report on the impact of their teaching on children's young people's learning.

Course content

Preservice teachers will refine their literature review and methodology reports from Honours A: Introduction to Research in Education to develop a proposal for their inquiry project. Preservice teachers will develop an inquiry question, a plan for their data collection, data collection tools and revisit ethical considerations for their inquiry project.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
MHEC/ LHEC Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (Honours)
EDUC 3062 Studies in English Education 2
EDUC 2059 Mathematics Education
EDUC 3069 Reconceptualising Early Childhood Education
EDUC 3079 Foundations in Learning and Teaching 3: Educating for Diversity and Inclusion
EDUC 3074 Science and Mathematics Education 2 (Birth to 8)
EDUC 3081 Professional Experience 3: Informed Planning (Pre-school)
Group 2
MHPE/ LHPE Bachelor of Primary Education (Honours)
EDUC 3055 Inclusive Education
EDUC 3062 Studies in English Education 2
EDUC 2059 Mathematics Education
EDUC 3079 Foundations in Learning and Teaching 3: Educating for Diversity and Inclusion
EDUC 3075 Science and Mathematics Education 2 (Years R-7)
EDUC 3086 Professional Experience 3: Informed Planning (HP)
Group 3
LHSE Bachelor of Secondary Education (Honours)
EDUC 3085 Learning, Teaching and Inquiry 3: Creating Positive Secondary Learning Environments
EDUC 3086 Professional Experience 3: Informed Planning (HP)
Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EDUC 4237 LANTITE Program Requirements

All prior courses in the program schedule must be successfully completed before enrolling in this course. This applies to full-time and part-time students. Any variation will need the approval of the Program Director.

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EDUC 4228 Professional Experience 4 (Honours): Educator as Inquirer

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Online (Lecture) 1 hour x 5 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 10 sessions
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES (INTENSIVE)
Online (Lecture) 1 hour x 5 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 10 sessions
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER (INTENSIVE)
Online (Lecture) 1 hour x 5 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 10 sessions
INTERNAL, WHYALLA (INTENSIVE)
Online (Lecture) 1 hour x 5 weeks
Workshop 2 hours x 10 sessions
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE (INTENSIVE)
Online (Lecture) 1 hour x 5 weeks
Online (Workshops) 2 hours x 10 sessions

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)
Viva Voce 1500 words equivalent 35% N/A
Proposal 3500 words 65% N/A
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES (INTENSIVE)
Viva Voce 1500 words equivalent 35% N/A
Proposal 3500 words 65% N/A
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER (INTENSIVE)
Viva Voce 1500 words equivalent 35% N/A
Proposal 3500 words 65% N/A
INTERNAL, WHYALLA (INTENSIVE)
Viva Voce 1500 words equivalent 35% N/A
Proposal 3500 words 65% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE (INTENSIVE)
Viva Voce 1500 words equivalent 35% N/A
Proposal 3500 words 65% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
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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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