ED5833 - Issues in the Education and Care of Young Children
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Arts, Society & Education
Available to Postgraduate Certificate, BEd (Professional Development) and Master of
This subject examines contemporary issues in Early Childhood education and care, and
how our ways of knowing impact on our understanding of and interacting with these
issues. Topics taken from research and media may include: child development and pedagogy;
gender; inclusivity; childhood; brain research; and policy.
- critically evaluate contemporary issues in the field of early childhood education;
- critically reflect on the ways that contemporary issues impact on beliefs and professional
- explore possibilities for reconceptualising early childhood policy and practice.
Study Period 53
|Census Date 26-Nov-2015
|Face to face teaching
(Face-to-face dates to be advised)
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||Dr Robyn Anderson.
- 25 hours workshops/Seminars
||individual project (40%); project plan/annotated bibliography (20%); responses to topics (40%).
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and in case
of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest