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EEN708 - Youth Learners in Adult Environments

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Student must be enrolled in course E500, E592, E700 or E792.

Unit chair:J Angwin
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Content

Topics to be addressed in this unit include:

• Youth cultures and identity formation, including identities as learners, workers and members of peer groups and families;

• Adulthood transitions including post school transitions to workplace and institutional settings for further education and training;

• Discourses of ‘risk’ in post-compulsory education and training;

• National and international approaches to ‘the youth issue’;

• Critique of transition and pathway logics and the expression of these in contemporary youth policies

Assessment

Assignment 1, 50%, 3000 words

Assignment 2, 50%, 3000 words

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