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ECI465 - Ecological Perspectives for Learning and Teaching in Early Childhood

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 3 Off Shore

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:TBA
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Students must be enrolled in course E330A

Incompatible with: ECE465
Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

By critical inquiry into contemporary theory, policy and practices, this unit investigates the development of young children's social and cultural understandings. Pedagogical approaches which position young children as active and inquiring local and global citizens, will frame this unit. Topics include diverse socio-cultural identities; sustainable relationships (individuals, families, community and the environment); changing communication and representations due to technology and globalisation.

Assessment

Task 1: Portfolio, 50%, equivalent to 2000 words

Task 2: Presentation/Essay, 50%, equivalent to 2000 words

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