Courses & Units

Human Development and Learning EMT504

Hobart, Launceston

Note:

MyLO will be used as a primary learning/teaching resource. All students will need to regularly visit MyLO for course related information.

Minimum enrolment number of 12 applies to this offering. Should enrolments not reach the minimum number required for on-campus study, students may be transferred to the on-line offering and advised of this change before semester commences

Introduction

This Unit will examine insight of human development within an education paradigm wherein we will specially explore the following core ideas:

* Human psychology within chronological age (e.g. critical points and/or stages/transitions),

* Recognising/articulating and quantifying change/growth (social, emotional, physical and cognitive) across the Lifespan,

* Human development as an interplay between idiosyncrasies, bio- behavioural aspects, environmental forces and socio-cultural influences, and

* Understand human development and seminal learning theories within an Educational context

Summary

Unit name Human Development and Learning
Unit code EMT504
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Education
School of Education
Discipline School of Education
Teaching staff

Dr. Jeong Jin Yu

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic
Launceston Spring school (extended) Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.

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* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2016 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2016 will be available from the 1st October 2015.

About Census Dates

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 22/2/2016 23/3/2016 11/4/2016 27/5/2016
Spring school (extended) 31/10/2016 23/11/2016 22/12/2016 13/2/2017

Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2016: $782.00 2016: $1,857.00 070103

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly 2 hour recorded lecture and 1 hour face to face tutorial

Assessment

40% Internal Assessment, 60% Exam

TimetableView the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable

Flexible Study Options

This unit is available face to face on Hobart Campus only and fully online via distance enrolment

Textbooks

Required

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