EEE756 - Health, Wellbeing and Inclusive Education


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Online

Trimester 2: Online

For D303 and D304 students only:

Trimester 3: Online

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Students commencing in 2020 must be enrolled in course D303, D304, E761, E762, E763, E764 or E765


D303 or D304 course students must have passed 24 credit points of study at levels 1, 2 & 3 with a minimum WAM of 60%

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 - campus
1 x 3-hour seminar weekly (except during the scheduled practicum weeks).
Scheduled learning activities - online

Time engaging in learning activities is expected to total a combined equivalent of 8-10 hours per week.

This includes engagement with materials, responses to tasks, regular online forum posting and asynchronous discussions with academic staff and student peers, 6 x 2-hour scheduled online seminars (recordings available) and independent study during non-placement teaching weeks (approx. 6-9 weeks).

It is highly recommended that you attend online seminars in the unit site including 2 x 1-hour assessment seminars throughout the trimester.

In-person attendance requirements

Students who are completing professional experience (placements) are not required to attend lectures or scheduled synchronous sessions during the placement.


This unit will explore the aims and purpose of schooling by drawing on historical and contemporary perspectives which influence the way learning environments are created and impact on children and young people’s learning.

Students will engage in an exploration of the relationship between learning, learning outcomes and well-being. Individual wellbeing and identity and wellbeing from ecological, Indigenous and intercultural perspectives will be explored. Students will investigate learning environments and how these impact on learner well-being and in turn learning.

The unit also explores ways to create safe, secure and nurturing learning environments for all children and young people that enhance positive learner engagement

Unit Fee Information

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