Master of Professional Education and Training

Course summary for current students

Year

2016 course information

Award granted Master of Professional Education and Training
Campus
Duration1 year full-time or part-time equivalent
Deakin course codeE792

Offered to continuing students only

Course sub-headings

Course overview

The Master of Professional Education and Training is targeted to professional educators and trainers working or intending to work in learning and development, education and training, and human resource development roles. Typically graduates are engaged in business, government, the training sector, flexible delivery, distance education, higher education, VET in Schools, TAFE teaching or in an area that combines these.

Course rules

Students must complete 8 credit points of study in one of the following configurations:

  • 5 credit points of Master of Professional Education and Training electives plus 3 credit points of electives chosen from any units at Masters level offered by the School of Education.
  • 3 credit points of Master of Professional Education and Training electives plus 1 credit points of electives chosen from any units at Masters level offered by the School of Education and 4 credit points of research units

Course structure

Professional Education and Training Electives

ECN704Applied Learning: Theories and Practice

ECN722Assessment Frameworks and Equity in the Workplace

ECV704Expanding Ideas of Competency

ECV705Learning and Development in Organisations

ECV711Training for Diverse Learners and Contexts

ECV712Situated Learning At Work

ECX703Teaching and Learning in An Online World

ECX712Strategic Applications of Flexible, Online and Distance Education

EEN706Lifelong Learning

EEN707Student and Client Centred Learning

EEN708Youth Learners in Adult Environments

EXE731Professional Learning and Development

EXE735Evaluation: Improvement and Accountability

EXE737Leading and Managing Learning Organisations

Research Units

EXR781Education Research Methodology

EXR791Designing and Developing a Research Project

EDX703Research Paper A

EDX704Research Paper B