EEE743 - Transforming Professional Teaching Practice Through Scholarship in Higher Education


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 3: 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

Participation is highly recommended in at least 2 of the scheduled 1-hour Blackboard Collaborate sessions over the trimester.

8-10 hours of online/located group/individual research activities over the trimester.



This unit focuses on engagement in effective, evidence-informed evaluation of professional practice through critical reflection on individual pedagogic choices and practices in higher education programs that respond to the many contemporary challenges impacting providers in Australia and internationally. It utilises a practice-oriented approach to explore the core knowledge and professional values that inform professional learning and scholarship to support the development of effective teaching and assessment practice in higher education. The unit applies theories of professional practice, curriculum design and higher education pedagogy to develop a deeper understanding and application of teaching and learning practice in higher education, with a particular focus on the design of inclusive learning programs, teaching for active learning, the effective use of digital tools to support learning, and the development of an evidence-informed reflective approach to improving practice and ongoing professional learning.

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