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EXE732 - Social Justice and Difference

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:L Coll
Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

EEI702

Contact hours:

Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin

Content

Educators are increasingly dealing with questions of difference in terms of their practice, their students and the diverse school communities in which they are situated. However, there are surprisingly few opportunities to reflect on and analyse the effects of these differences on educational practice. This unit engages students in a range of theoretical debates about social justice, difference, and the 'politics of identity'. In particular, it foregrounds theoretical engagements with questions linked to gender, sexuality, social class, race, ethnicity,disability and the intersections between them.

Assessment

Annotated Bibliography of 3000 words worth 50%

Critical Essay of 3000 words worth 50%

HURDLE REQUIREMENT – FOR ALL STUDENTS enrolled in EXE732 including E744SP students.

Students are required to post three responses to posts from their colleagues which then feed into the final assignment.

Additional HURDLE REQUIREMENT – FOR E744SP STUDENTS ONLY

Completion and documentation of 2 days of professional development relating to the Practicum Case Study.

Students who fail a hurdle requirement will be ineligible for a Pass Conceded grade for that unit and will receive a result of no more than 44% for that unit, waived under special consideration arrangements.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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