Education (Educational Psychology)

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Educational Psychology

Master of Education (Educational Psychology)

Students must complete 48 credit points, including:
(a) a minimum of 24 credit points of core units of study
(b) a minimum of 6 credit points of elective units of study
(c) a minimum of 6 credit points of capstone units of study
(d) a maximum of 12 credit points of postgraduate Education units of study chosen from any Master of Education program.

Graduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Educational Psychology)

Students must complete 36 credit points, including:
(a) a minimum of 24 credit points of core units of study; and
(b) a minimum of 6 credit points of elective units of study
(c) a maximum of 6 credit points of postgraduate Education units of study chosen from any Master of Education program.

Graduate Certificate in Educational Studies (Educational Psychology)

Students must complete 24 credit points, including:
(a) a minimum of 18 credit points of core units of study; and
(b) a maximum of 6 credit points of elective units of study.

Core units

EDPE5001
Learning, Knowing and Thinking
6      Semester 1
EDPE5002
Dynamics of Child/Adolescent Development
6   

It is expected that students spend 5-7 hours a week on this unit of study in addition to class time.
Semester 2
EDPE5011
Motivation for Learning
6      Semester 2
EDPE6011
Learning and Individual Differences
6      Semester 1

Elective units

EDPE6013
Learning and Teaching Thinking Skills
6      Semester 2
EDPE6016
Adult Learning and Development

This unit of study is not available in 2021

6      Semester 1
EDPK5001
Qualitative Methods
6      Semester 1
EDPK5003
Developing a Research Project
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
EDPZ5010
Individual Profession Learning Portfolio
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
EDPZ6010
Prof Learning Leadership Portfolio
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2

Capstone units

EDPZ6724
Dissertation Part 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
EDPZ6725
Dissertation Part 2
6    P EDPZ6724

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2
EDPZ6730
Special Project 1
6    P 24 credit points of units
Semester 1
Semester 2
EDPZ6720
Dissertation
12   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
Semester 2