Bachelor of Education with Professional Honours (Geographical Education) (E4I)

Overview  2019

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Duration

Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

This course may not be available to international students. Please see the list of distance courses (i.e. online and taken outside Australia) that are offered to international students

The Bachelor of Education with Professional Honours (Geographical Education) is designed to meet the needs of teaching professionals seeking in depth professional learning in geographical education. The course includes opportunities to study specialised units in this field, as well as options for independent study and practice projects and the development of research skills in educational enquiry.

NOTE: Course is not available to international students

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Education with Professional Honours (Geographical Education) graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate advanced theoretical and practical knowledge in the provision of quality geographical education across diverse contexts;
  • Critically analyse, evaluate and transform research findings as well as professional and personal experience to improve geographical education practice in a range of contexts;
  • Analyse, generate, communicate, and critically reflect on responses to complex problems;
  • Communicate effectively with diverse professional and scholarly communities across a range of platforms.

The units are available fully online and the choice of units can be viewed in the course structure.

Please Note: This course does not qualify graduates as teachers. The appropriate graduate entry course for initial teacher training is the Master of Teaching.

Course structure

The course consists of two core units, ESH714 Understanding Educational Inquiry and ESG748 Education Project 1, plus five specified coursework units.

All units are one semester in length and all units are weighted at 12.5% except for ESG748 (25%).

Year 1

Teachers and students in the twenty-first century are part of a rapidly changing, globalised world where they are linked not only to local communities, but also to the wider global community.In this unit, global education pedagogies that take account of…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit develops an understanding of education in a range of contexts and in a global society. In the unit we will work together to develop a richer understanding of how we know about education as well as how to…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSpring school (extended)

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This is an independent study project that requires the completion of an extended piece of writing such as a monograph, curriculum development document, professional development program, video, digital media output, or journal article for refereed publication. The design of the…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides an introduction to the concepts and practices involved in taking a Global Education perspective to teaching and learning in contemporary curriculum contexts.An overview of Global Education will be presented where participants will have an opportunity to examine…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

In this unit students will focus on education in the Asia-Pacific region through the lens of Global Education. This perspective will include a focus on current issues pertinent to the region, particularly those identified in the UN Millennium Development Goals.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Using different methods and bringing together diverse geographical perspectives, this unit is for those who are or will be engaged in geographical education in primary and secondary schools. The unit examines the ways in which the planet is influenced by…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Using different methods and bringing together diverse geographical perspectives, this unit is for those who are or will be engaged in geographical education in primary and secondary schools. The unit develops students' understanding and appreciation of three key geographical concepts,…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Entry requirements

The University requires applicants for admission to the Bachelor of Education with Professional Honours (Geographical Education) degree to hold a Bachelor of Education or a degree in other discipline with a Diploma of Education, Bachelor of Teaching, or Master of Teaching, or to those holding equivalent qualifications.

The Bachelor of Education with Professional Honours(Geographical Education) articulates directly with the Master of Education. The course is not designed to articulate directly with research higher degrees. Students who complete the four specified coursework units will be able to exit the course with a Graduate Certificate in Geographical Education.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units a student enrols in. In 2018, this fee is $44.70 per unit. In 2018, the maximum charge for full time students is $298.

Scholarships

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