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EDPB6013: Issues in International Education

Focussed investigation of major topics in international education, at multiple levels. Developments in key international approaches and issues; contrasting interpretations and contemporary developments in education at the global scale and internationally.

Code EDPB6013
Academic unit Education
Credit points 6

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. gain an understanding of the historical development of internationalisation of education, as well as some competing rationales for its development
  • LO2. engage in critical understanding of major interpretive approaches to internationalisation, with minor recapitulation of arguments about globalization
  • LO3. understand internationalisation of education in specific contexts, as well as an understand more general trends
  • LO4. undertake critical study of the relationship between effects of globalization on education, and what relationship there is, if any, between this and the development of internationalisation in education
  • LO5. apply skills and insights developed in an independently designed investigation

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 2 weeks before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.