Available in 2018
Course code

EDUC6117

Units

10 units

Level

6000 level

Course handbook

Description

This course focuses on understanding the characteristics of, and building the skills to develop, high quality learning environments; enhancing personnel capacity building; fostering physical and mental health; improving organisational structures; improving group dynamics and modelling positive leadership.


Availability2018 Course Timetables

Callaghan

  • Semester 1 - 2018

WebLearn GradSchool

  • Semester 1 - 2018

Replacing course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): EDUC6017. Students who have successfully completed EDUC6017 are not eligible to enrol in EDUC6117.


Learning outcomes

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

1. Analyse the characteristics of high-quality learning environments and facilitate the development of those characteristics;

2. Assess the organisational benefits of a healthy workforce and facilitate the development of personnel including physical and mental wellbeing using this new knowledge;

3. Design new knowledge to evaluate educational organisations with a focus on personnel well-being and physical space.


Content

This course provides an in-depth knowledge and understanding of six broad topics: (1) characteristics of high-quality learning environments; (2) personnel health and well-being; (3) personnel capacity building; (4) organisational structures; (5) group dynamics; and (6) leadership.

Module 1 - characteristics of high-quality learning environments;

Module 2 - personnel health and well-being, personnel capacity building;

Module 3 - organisational structures, group dynamics, and leadership.


Assessment items

Professional Task: Assignment 1

Professional Task: Assignment 2

Professional Task: Assignment 3


Contact hours

Callaghan

Integrated Learning Session

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term starting in week 1

WebLearn GradSchool

Integrated Learning Session

Online 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term starting in week 1