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EDR8900 Doctoral Portfolio Plan

Units : 2
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Teacher Education and Early Childhood
Student contribution band : National Priority - Teaching
ASCED code : 070303 - Education Studies


Pre-requisite: (EDU8602 and RSH8000 and RSH8001) or (EDR8000 and EDR8001) and must be enrolled in DEDU


The course will begin by clarifying the expectations and requirements for the doctoral research portfolio. Students will be facilitated as they review work from previous courses in which they identified workplace challenges and developed focused reviews of relevant literature. They will be guided to select challenges and plan projects appropriate to their doctoral research portfolio. Draft proposals for confirmation of candidature will be workshopped and revised. Students will practise presentations with the class prior to submission of their proposals for confirmation of candidature.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2016 Online
Semester 2, 2016 Online