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Education Project Design PG (9797.2)

Level: Postgraduate Level
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1, 4
Faculty: Faculty of Education
Discipline: Academic Program Area - Education


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  • Teaching Period 3, 2018, INTENSIVE, HANGZHOU (182808) - View
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This unit will introduce students to the process of designing a project and will include relevant research skills in education settings such as literature reviews, context and needs analysis, action research and ways to collect and analyze both quantitative and qualitative data. As part of the unit students will work as individuals or in small teams to design a plan for their project to be completed in the final capstone unit Education Research Project.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will have:

1. Demonstrated an understanding of the place of educational research in professional practice and the range of ways to investigate professional and workplace issues;

2. Identified and described a project that will investigate a contemporary issue of relevance to their professional setting;

3. Researched and reviewed literature and programs relevant to the project;

4. Designed a project that uses appropriate research methods; and

5. Written a formal and detailed planning proposal.

Assessment Items

Contact Hours

20 hours Intensive face-to-face block plus on-line learning and 2 callback ( tutorial) days.





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