Unit

School Of Education

Education, Knowledge, Society and ChangeWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 101578.3

Discipline: TEACHER EDUCATION: PRIMARY

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Mohamed Moustakim


Equivalent Units
102071 - Culture Subjectivties and Schooling, 101283 - Communities and Primary Schools and 100185 - Teaching and Learning in Diverse Communities

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled at postgraduate level in an Education program. Or be enrolled in 1663 Master of Teaching (Primary), 1633 Graduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Primary) (exit only), 1651 Bachelor of Arts (Primary), 1671 Bachelor of Social Science (Pathway to Early Childhood Teaching) or 1708 Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5/Birth - 12). Students enrolled in 1651 Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary), must have successfully completed 100 credit points.


Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
In 2015 this unit replaced by 102071 Culture, Subjectivities and Schooling. Education is a complex field comprised of diverse and dynamic teacher, student and community populations. This unit examines the socio-political, economic and cultural milieu that shapes teachers' work and school education in an increasingly multifaceted, globalized environment. It is essential those interested in education or related human services, engage with and understand the diversity of both individuals and broader community to promote equitable practices and to facilitate educational and professional transformation. Developing sociological understandings of education, knowledge, society and change provides students with an enhanced awareness of equity issues as well as crucial analytical and critical tools to address diverse needs in complex and ever-changing professional contexts.


Courses
1651.5Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Primary)CONTINUING
1708.1Bachelor of Arts (Pathway to Teaching Birth - 5/Birth - 12)CONTINUING


Specialisations

M1023.1Education StudiesCONTINUING
M1051.1Education StudiesCONTINUING
M1068.1Education StudiesCONTINUING




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