Teacher Research Project

Course code EDUC4078
Available in 2017
2016 Course Timetables


Provides the opportunity for students to undertake and report a small research project. This project is completed as part of their role as an intern/teacher in the school.


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  • Semester 2 - 2016
  • Semester 2 - 2017

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate an understanding of educational research methods and their practical application in a school setting

2. Incorporation of a research framework into the everyday work of the teacher

3. Demonstrate valuing of research as a necessary part of the profession of teaching

4. Demonstrate the skills to carry out a research project and its reporting


Students are required to complete a small research study on a topic of educational relevance with assistance from an adviser. The research project may take any form.


Enrolment in this course is dependent on meeting the teacher education admission milestone of successful completion of - Three HSC band 5s (including one in English) or - 80 units of UoN courses or - BOSTES approved comparable pathways or - Commencement in the program pre 2016

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Academic Validation, Research Proposal

Report: Research Report

Contact Hours

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Online 3 hour(s) per Term