Dr Kerri Garrard

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer in Education (Humanities, Societies and Environments)

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SoE Arts & Education

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2019
Master of Arts (Writing & Literature), Deakin University, 2006

Contact

k.garrard@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68331

Biography

Kerri is a lecturer in Humanities Education. Her career spans more than thirty years to combine leadership in curriculum and pedagogy, teaching and learning from Year 7-12 in the Humanities and research in secondary education.

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Research interests

Kerri's research interests incorporate; curriculum design within Australian education for History teaching and learning at the secondary school level; the impact of intercultural understanding on the landscape of History teaching and learning at a global level and the development and shaping of historical consciousness through history curriculum policy, history text books and the delivery of key content knowledge. 

Teaching interests

History and Humanities education, Curriculum and Pedagogy, Intercutural Education, Intercultural Studies, Secondary History Education.

Units taught

Units currently Deakin University:

Unit Chair ECS471/ECS472: History and Humanities: Curriculum Study

Unit Chair EHI701/702: History A & History B

Knowledge areas

History education, Humanities curriculum, intercultural education.

Conferences

Presentation at EERA 2018 Bolzano Italy