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EDU8721 Professional Learning in Educational Organisations

Short Description: Prof Learning Edu Organisation
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Education
Student contribution band : National Priority - Teaching
ASCED code : 070303 - Education Studies
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 22 January 2020

Other requisites

This course is a core course of the Educational Leadership specialisation.

Synopsis

This course invites a reflective and critically evaluative view of professional learning, particularly as it pertains to leadership of professional learning in educational organisations. Students will examine professional learning perspectives and processes within educational organisations and apply this understanding as it pertains to their context. The role of communities of practice, professional learning communities, learning organisations and learning communities will be analysed in relation to the individual and the collective outcomes of professional learning. Professional learning within an educational organisation will be evaluated from the perspectives of processes for leading learning and constructs of leadership roles. For successful completion of this course, access is required to an educational setting where professional learning processes may be explored and developed.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2020 Online