Courses & Units

Teaching and Learning with a Global Perspective ESG731

Note:

This unit will be offered subject to sufficient enrolment numbers

Introduction

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 a range of theories, curriculum frameworks and practices that relate to this area of educational focus. The unit will also assist participants to develop pedagogical understandings and practices about the cross-curriculum perspective of Global Education.

Topic area to be examined may include: globalisation and interdependence; identity and cultural diversity; social justice and human rights; conflict and peace building; sustainable futures; and values education. Participants will examine case studies in these areas, engage with recent curriculum materials and explore how associated concepts can be developed in units for primary and secondary school curricula incorporating the Australian Curriculum.

Summary

Unit name Teaching and Learning with a Global Perspective
Unit code ESG731
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
Discipline Education
Teaching staff

Dr Greg Ashman

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

Availability

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 079999

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Fully Online via MyLo

Assessment

Essay 40%, Unit Plan and Rationale 60%

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