EXR478 - Theory in Education Research
Trimester 1 2014 Burwood (Melbourne), Warrnambool, Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
|Unit chair:||B Yim|
Students must be enrolled in course E430
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.
This unit investigates key social theories and their application to the field of contemporary educational research. It draws on a range of research case studies to profile these theories and then undertakes an in-depth analysis of the theories and conceptual frameworks being used by the researchers. Students undertake a detailed examination of how these theories and ideas frame research problems and are assimilated into the conduct of research.
Written report 1, 40%, 1600 words
Written report 2, 60%, 2400 words
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.