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Unit of Study EDU01286 - Environmental Education (2015)

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Unit Snapshot

  • Unit typeo

    UG Coursework Unit

  • Credit points

    12

  • AQF level

    7

  • Level of learning

    Introductory

  • Former School/College


Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 critically reflect upon their own environmental and sustainability experiences and philosophies
2 develop an understanding of the principles of sustainability
3 engage in critical debate and discussion concerning issues of sustainability and education
4 plan, implement and evaluate environmental education learning experiences (drawing upon experiential and place-based pedagogies).

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. critically reflect upon their own environmental and sustainability experiences and philosophies
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA5:
  2. develop an understanding of the principles of sustainability
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA5:
  3. engage in critical debate and discussion concerning issues of sustainability and education
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA5:
  4. plan, implement and evaluate environmental education learning experiences (drawing upon experiential and place-based pedagogies).
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA5:

Prescribed learning resources

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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.