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  • Strategic CommunicationPADM90015

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines the strategies and best practice used by political actors to communicate with a focus on political, public and government communication. Political advisers need the ability to influence and persuade, whether it’s presenting policy advice to Ministers and Secretaries, influen...

  • Doctoral Research SeminarEDUC90320

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject focuses on issues involved in designing and carrying out a thesis in the field of education. It assumes (and is different from) previous study of research methodology; and is intended to be undertaken in conjunction with working with their supervisor to develop their D Ed thesis prop...

  • Governing Challenges 1PADM90011

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject examines contemporary issues in governing, the challenges this creates for policy actors, and how they are addressed. It draws on the expertise of prominent academic and practitioner visitors to the Melbourne School of Government and reflects the core research areas of the Melbourne ...

  • Relationship Skills for Educators 2EDUC90630

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject engages students in a critical reflection on the promotion of student wellbeing in educational settings and the role of teachers and school staff in that process. The focus is on the application of advanced communication skills as part of a psycho-educational model of helping with a ...

  • Enacting ShakespeareEDUC20084

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    The enacting of Shakespeare will be explored through a pedagogy entailing an active, embodied participatory and critical approach and drawing on techniques of Open Space Learning (OSL). There will be an emphasis on contemporary pedagogical and theatre-based approaches to engage learners and pract...

  • Comparative Education Systems & ContextsEDUC90841

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will explore a range of contemporary global perspectives on education. It will examine international and Australian education systems, policy, legislation and the key theories and research that have influenced and shaped these systems. Through this subject, students will explore the ...

  • Indigenous Education in CommunityEDUC20082

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject explores the wide range of learning opportunities provided by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and organisations. This subject introduces students to the theoretical and practical aspects of teaching and learning about Indigenous issues in the community. By getting out o...

  • Australian Curriculum PerspectivesEDUC90609

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides an introduction to the Australian Curriculum and its historical development, set within the context of global curriculum debates and reforms. The subject focuses on major curriculum theories and policy trends, with a particular focus on national reforms over the past decade...

  • Conducting Educational ResearchEDUC90729

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    In this subject, students will study an area of research methodology relevant to their proposed thesis. Modules will be presented on Qualitative Methods and Quantitative Methods. There may be additional workshops on particular aspects of research methodology, and students will be encouraged to at...

  • Evaluation in EducationEDUC90933

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will introduce students entering, or already in, the education sector to the many ways that evaluation is used in education. The subject will begin with an introduction to the origins and the political and social contexts of evaluation as well as the nature and logic of evaluation. S...

  • Introduction to Digital ThinkingEDUC90973

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject is offered to Master of Teaching (Secondary) students who wish to have some generalist understanding of the Australian  Curriculum: Digital Technologies. This subject will provide students with knowledge and skills to teach the Digital Technologies curriculum in secondary schools. It...

  • Contemporary Classroom ResearchEDUC90736

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject provides a thorough review of contemporary approaches to classroom research, including the use of specific tools for the investigation of classroom practice and its consequences, available technologies to support the recording and analysis of classroom activities, dialogue, artefacts...

  • Minor Thesis - Education (RM)EDUC90323

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

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  • Working with Grammar in ContextEDUC90915

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019Quotas apply

    This subject is designed for Teacher Candidates who want to develop their knowledge of the English language and how it works. The subject will provide a study of English as it relates to the teaching of language and literacy in the primary school and early secondary years with a focus on developi...

  • Perspectives on Childhood and YouthEDUC90842

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject will explore philosophical and critical sociological constructions of childhood and youth over time and examine the diverse and contemporary nature of childhood. Students will examine childhood and youth through diverse lenses, and consequently, gain critical insight into the context...

  • Evaluation and Value for MoneyEDUC90851

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    Analysing and comparing costs with results involves a particular set of thinking and tasks – including economic methods of evaluation as well as wider considerations. In this subject, students will focus on developing the basic skills and knowledge needed to engage with evaluation in this area ap...

  • Education and Social MovementsEDUC30074

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject offers students the opportunity to examine how education is linked to social movements and change. Students will explore the pedagogical, social, political, and cultural bases of campaigns for educational justice and equity across different Australian and international case studies. ...

  • Executive Public Policy ManagementPADM90016

    Offered:Not offered inYear:2019

    This subject equips participants with the necessary executive management skills required to thrive in a ministerial adviser role. Focusing on core concepts involved in advanced project management; industrial relations policy; and, public financial management, this subject explores the key technic...