This unit explores a range of contemporary strategies of reflective practice with a particular focus on their use in professional learning. An emphasis is placed on considering the role of reflection to bridge the divide between theory and practice for a broad range of workplace contexts. Topics covered in this unit include: the development of professional identity; reflective writing strategies; interdisciplinary communities of practice; frameworks for reflective practice; and an introduction to action research for practitioners.
|Unit name||Reflective Strategies for Professional Learning|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Education
|Coordinator||Doctor Bill Baker|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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- Domestic students
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- Identify and describe a range of strategies for reflective practice.
- Consolidate your understanding of the complex ways in which professional practice and reflective practice interact via your critical appraisal of relevant literature.
- Critique, compare and evaluate a range of contemporary reflective strategies in context.
- Communicate effectively with peers and in your academic writing.
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|Assessment||Reflection on group work (10%)|Personal reflection on professional learning (40%)|Critique and evaluate reflective strategies (50%)|
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