EDCURRIC 700 - Contemporary Pedagogies

Course code
Contemporary Pedagogies
Curriculum and Pedagogy
Delivery modes
Course director

Sally Birdsall

Course description

Comprehensive examination of contemporary pedagogical models and teachers' professional knowledge associated with curriculum delivery, appropriate for diverse learners and their educational outcomes, traversing the early childhood, primary and secondary sectors.

Course overview

Looking to explore the latest in pedagogical practices to improve your school or classroom? In EDCURRIC 700 you will get the chance to explore and critique a range of pedagogies including peer tutoring, cooperative learning and integrated/interdisciplinary learning. You will also get to explore a pedagogical work of your choice, critiquing research into its implementation and efficacy. By the end of the course you will be able to make informed judgements about implementing a range of pedagogical approaches into your own practice.

Course Coordinators

Constanza Tolosa

Currently scheduled classes

2021 Epsom (Semester 2): Blended delivery with face to face sessions and self-directed online learning. Face to face on campus days on Mon 19th July, Tue 20th July, Mon 4 Oct, Tue 5 Oct from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, and additional sessions on Sat 28 August from 9 to 12pm and Wednesday 27 Oct from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Take this course

This course can be taken as a taught course in the following programmes:

Ministry of Education course subsidies

Primary and Intermediate teachers may be eligible for a Ministry of Education fees subsidy for this course. Click here for more information.

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