Graduate Certificate of Professional Education and Training
Course summary for local students
2015 course information
|Award granted ||Graduate Certificate of Professional Education and Training|
|Length|| 0.5 year full-time or part-time equivalent|
Faculty of Arts and Education
Tel 03 9246 8100 or 03 5227 1359
Acting Course Director
Dr Jennifer Angwin, +61 3 522 71495, Jennifer.Angwin@deakin.edu.au
Contact the Course Director for matters relating specifically to the academic content of this course - all enrolment related queries must go to the Student Services Office.
|Deakin course code ||E592|
This course is an exit only course from 2012.
The Graduate Certificate of Professional Education and Training course is a short Cloud (online) based study program offered to professional educators and trainers working or intending to work in learning and development, education and training, and human resource development roles. Typically, people are engaged in business, government, learning and development, the training sector, flexible delivery, distance education, VET in schools, or in an area that combines these. The program is modular and flexible and designed around an agreed structure and a set of guiding principles.
This course is designed to provide the postgraduate study needs of students from the adult-oriented professional education and training sector. It is highly flexible allowing participants to choose units across the range on offer to build the skills and knowledge individual students particularly need.
The course requires the completion of 4 credit points units chosen in consultation with the course director.
|ECN704||Applied Learning: Theories and Practice |
|ECV704||Expanding Ideas of Competency |
|ECV705||Learning and Development in Organisations |
|ECV711||Training for Diverse Learners and Contexts |
|ECV712||Situated Learning At Work |
|ECN722||Assessment in the Workplace |
|ECX703||Teaching and Learning in An Online World |
|ECX712||Strategic Applications of Flexible, Online and Distance Education |
|EEN707||Student and Client Centred Learning |
|EEN708||Youth Learners in Adult Environments |
|EXE731||Professional Learning and Development |
|EXE735||Evaluation: Improvement and Accountability |
|EXE737||Leading and Managing Learning Organisations |
Students receive instructional materials through CloudDeakin, CD-ROM and website links. Interaction with lecturers is provided through use of CloudDeakin, email and telephone links.
Articulation to masters course
The Graduate Certificate allows fast-tracking into a masters degree. Up to 4 credit points may be granted for a completed graduate certificate taken as a fifth year of tertiary study, toward a masters degree. Direct entry to masters may be offered for a graduate certificate taken as a fourth year of tertiary study if completed at credit level or higher. Graduate certificates may be undertaken as an entry point for some courses and appellations or as an exit point after satisfactory completion of at least 4 credit points of study.