ECE465 - Ecological Perspectives for Learning and Teaching in Early Childhood
|Year||2016 unit information|
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Warrnambool
Students must be enrolled in course E330
Learning experiences are via Cloud Deakin. Students are also required to attend 3 x 3 hour intensives.
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.
Essay, 50%, equivalent to 2000 words
Report, 50%, equivalent to 2000 words