UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

EDUC5760 Education Studies

Credit 6 points
(see Timetable)
Semester 1UWA (Perth)Face to face
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Content This unit provides the opportunity for reading in a field not otherwise available during the semester. All unit proposals require the approval of the unit coordinator.
Outcomes The outcomes for this unit are decided by the lecturer responsible for the supervision of the student once the area of reading has been decided through consultation.
Assessment Typically this unit is assessed in the following way: a 5000-word assignment on a topic set by the lecturer supervising the student's reading. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s) Associate Professor Mark Pegrum
Unit rules
Prerequisites: enrolment in the Graduate Certificate of Tertiary Teaching
Contact hours reading and conference sessions: 25 hours
Unit OutlineSemester 1 : http://www.unitoutlines.education.uwa.edu.au/Units/EDUC5760/SEM-1/2017
Semester 2 : http://www.unitoutlines.education.uwa.edu.au/Units/EDUC5760/SEM-2/2017
Note A student may only enrol in this unit once.

To be advised by the supervising lecturer.

  • The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
  • All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
  • Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.