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  • Literacy Across the School YearsEDUC90831

    Offered:Term 2, Term 4Year:2019

    This subject will examine the development of literacy from the preschool years through secondary schooling. Topics will include relationships between language and literacy; language development; literacy development, oral and written language of the teacher and the learner; comprehension; literac...

  • Researching Leadership PracticeEDUC90752

    Offered:AugustYear:2019

    This is the second of two subjects that Master of Instructional Leadership students complete as part of their [AQF] Capstone experience. Drawing on theory, knowledge and skills developed throughout the Master of Instructional Leadership students will implement an intervention or innovation design...

  • Professional Practice and Seminar Prim 2EDUC90369

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject further develops and deepens Teacher Candidates’ understandings of professional knowledge, professional practice and professional engagement in the primary school. The focus of this placement is on assessment of individual students and how to closely track student learning, manage an...

  • Quality Assessment DesignEDUC90938

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    This subject examines assessment of competency in a range of educational settings from Early Childhood to Tertiary. Various approaches to the collection of assessment data are examined including tests, observation, portfolios and the development and application of rubrics. Assessment design and m...

  • Youth and Popular CultureEDUC30067

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject explores how children and young people construct and reconstruct their sense of selves against the backdrop of pervasive contemporary popular cultures. It examines contrasting approaches to identity (e.g. developmental, sociological, feminist, post-structuralist) and contemporary deb...

  • Understanding Knowing and LearningEDUC10050

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will lead students to increase their understanding of various ways of knowing and learning while developing personal theories of learning and its enhancement. This will be achieved through exploration of a range of theoretical perspectives combined with practical application. Theoret...

  • Sports Coaching: Theory and PracticeEDUC10051

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    This subject introduces students to the theoretical and practical aspects of sport and exercise coaching. Through active participation in lectures and practical classes, students will develop a basic understanding of training and performance with reference to a variety of groups. Students will al...

  • Literacy, Power and LearningEDUC20081

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject will explore the nexus between literacy, power and learning through a study of ways in which literacy education can empower individuals and groups and facilitate positive social change. The educational and societal significance of multi-modal literacies will be investigated, drawing ...

  • Creative Projects-Digital TechnologiesEDUC10049

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject allows students with little formal arts backgrounds to explore creativity, design and innovation through the arts (music, drama and visual art) using digital technologies. Students will examine a number of artistic contemporary compositional techniques in order to create their own mu...

  • Ethics, gender and the familyEDUC30065

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    The family continues to be regarded as a private institution that should be immune to public scrutiny, despite the increasing intervention in the family by public institutions - notably, the law, education, medicine and social services. Towards the end of the 20th century, feminist thinkers chall...

  • Sport, Leadership and the CommunityEDUC30073

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    This subject aims to engage students in the process of designing a proposal to lead change in a ‘real world’ problem.  It looks at the role sport plays within society as an agency for change at the grassroots level.  Students will have an opportunity to visit a range of sporting facilities and se...

  • Place Based Elective (Alternative)EDUC90916

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject is designed for Master of Teaching students interested in gaining a teaching experience in a flexible, alternative or specialised learning setting. This subject includes a professional practice component and on-campus teaching. Students engage in a one week immersion where they will...

  • Arts and Community EngagementCCDP90005

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The first unit/ subject 1 will examine the social, cultural, artistic, philosophical and ethical content and context of CCD practice. Teaching and learning approaches will examine the current community contexts of the creative arts as a community based practice in Australia and Internationally. S...

  • Arts & Communities: Histories & SitesCCDP90007

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject entails the comprehensive exploration of theoretical, historical and philosophical frameworks within which Arts and Community Practice is located. Classes will examine the subject's emphasis on the history, philosophy and contemporary contexts of arts and community practice; principl...

  • Fieldwork: Publics & PlacesCCDP90008

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Students will explore contexts of Publics and Places by creatively engaging in a collaborative project related to arts and community practice through a ‘fieldwork’ delivery model. An online component with theoretical readings and critical contributions will prepare students for an intensive learn...

  • Professional PortfolioEDUC90792

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject develops graduate teachers’ reflective dialogue through the use of evidence informed practice in teaching. Graduate teachers will take an inquiry based approach to investigate the effectiveness of their own practice, improve student learning outcomes, enhance student experience of th...

  • Transnational Democratic EducationEDUC90572

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject has been developed by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Institute of Education, London. This subject will allow students to gain specialised knowledge and international perspectives on citizenship and democratic education. Taught ...

  • Cultural Analysis of Exchange StudiesEDUC20071

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    With the transition into new overseas learning environments students abroad usually manage this experience in isolation. Studies have shown that while extended periods of intercultural engagement are important for student development of independence and intercultural communication skills, it is j...

  • UB: Global Educ: Issues & OpportunitiesEDUC20079

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The module explores global issues in education and the different contexts in which children and young people learn and educators teach – in formal, non-formal and informal settings. It begins by introducing key concepts used in international education policy and practice. It presents information ...

  • Teaching for a Sustainable WorldEDUC90492

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Students will gain an understanding of the many facets of sustainability, including environmental and social sustainability. They will examine Education for Sustainability and its similarities and differences to environmental education and develop an understanding of sustainability and its positi...