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Unit of Study EDU10172 - Extended Education Project (2016)

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Unit Snapshot

  • Unit typeo

    UG Coursework Unit

  • Credit points

    24

  • AQF level

    8

  • Level of learning

    Advanced

  • 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 formulate an educational research issue or problem for further investigation
2 assess the ethical issues involved in educational research and conform to ethical principles, protocols and requirements when conducting investigations within educational contexts
3 design and apply appropriate research methodologies to investigate the identified research issue or problem
4 gather, present and analyse data addressing the identified research issue or problem
5 present the findings of the investigation in the format of a thesis to be formally examined.

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

  1. formulate an educational research issue or problem for further investigation
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
  2. assess the ethical issues involved in educational research and conform to ethical principles, protocols and requirements when conducting investigations within educational contexts
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA7:
  3. design and apply appropriate research methodologies to investigate the identified research issue or problem
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
    • GA6:
  4. gather, present and analyse data addressing the identified research issue or problem
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:
  5. present the findings of the investigation in the format of a thesis to be formally examined.
    • GA1:
    • GA2:
    • GA3:
    • GA4:
    • GA5:
    • GA6:
    • GA7:

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