EEE736 - Contextualising Learning and Teaching in Adult, Vocational Education and Training


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125


Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - online

Learning experiences are available via the unit site. A minimum of 2 x 1-hour blackboard collaborate sessions will be conducted throughout the trimester

In-person attendance requirements

The unit includes 80-hours of Work integrated learning


In this unit students will investigate major policy drivers in Adult, Vocational Education and Training and how these translate into their own teaching practice. Students will be introduced to current research on the vocational education and training system including publicly funded TAFE in Australia, and develop knowledge about the various sites of learning where vocational education and training occurs. Students will develop advanced knowledge and skills of key learning theories, including formal, informal and work based approaches, contemporary practices in teaching pedagogy and digital learning through online resources and case studies. They will critically apply this knowledge to reflect on their own teaching, future professional development and lifelong learning.

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