Industry/Work Based Project

Course code EDUC6051Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

Conducted in a work-place, or industry educational setting, the course will provide students with the opportunity to design, conduct and analyse research focussing on an issue of concern to them in an in-depth manner.

Not available in 2015

Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesAfter successfully completing this course, students should be able to:
1) Demonstrate an understanding of the role of research in guiding policy and practice
2) Demonstrate research planning, implementation and analysis skills
3) Demonstrate conceptual level understanding of their chosen work-place or industry problem.
ContentThe specific content of the course will be a function of individual student topic selection. Nevertheless, the final written report will need to meet requirements of a report for that area of education (eg educational psychology, social foundations, special education) in terms of comprehensiveness of literature reviewed, and quality of both methodology and discussion of implications/recommendations.
Replacing Course(s)NA
TransitionNA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNil
Modes of DeliveryExternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)Project Report (approx 5,000 words). (100%) Demonstrate an understanding of the role of research in guiding policy and practice Demonstrate research planning, implementation and analysis skills Demonstrate conceptual level understanding of their chosen work-place or industry problem.
Contact HoursSelf Directed Learning: for 26 hour(s) per Term for Full Term