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EDPROF 757 - An Investigation into Practice

Course code
An Investigation into Practice
Learning, Development and Professional Practice
Delivery modes
Block Intensive (intensive on-campus days)
Course director

Lexie Grudnoff

Course description

Students will use selected research methods to address a problem of practice through an independent, supervised inquiry. Working as a cohort in authentic settings, students will critically consider issues, including ethical concerns.

Learning outcomes

At completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Critically examine the use of teacher research as a way of furthering professional knowledge and practice.( Graduating Teacher Standard 5)
  • Develop and apply understandings about selected teacher research methods. (Graduating Teacher Standard 2)
  • Carry out a small-scale, independent investigation into a problem of practice. (Graduating Teacher Standard 5, 4)
  • Use iterative inquiry to improve practice during sustained periods of teaching (practicum). (Graduating Teacher Standards 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7)

Course Coordinators

Ngaire Hoben

Currently scheduled classes

2020 Epsom (Semester 1): Block intensive on campus sessions on Tuesday 28 April, Wednesday 29 April, Thursday 30 April , Monday 15 June from 10:00am to 3:00pm , Friday 15 May from 1:00 to 4:00pm , Tuesday 16 June from 10:00 to 1:00pm and Wednesday 24 June from 1:00 to 3:00pm

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