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Postgraduate | CUR-EDMC600 | 2023

Education in the Post-Truth Era

Course information for 2023 intake

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 29 May 2023
  • 27 Nov 2023
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Education in the Post-Truth Era

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. apply critical concepts to evaluate how truth, evidence and the counterfactual shape or have the potential to shape society and education
    2. critically evaluate the perspectives, knowledge and practices shaping educational contexts, reforms and trends in the post-truth era
    3. apply perspectives and practices derived from critical pedagogical and Indigenous traditions to formulate approaches to leading pedagogical, policy and/or curriculum change in a post-truth context
    4. integrate critical pedagogical and Indigenous perspectives and knowledge in the design of learning

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-MED-MAS-2023 - Master of Education

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Master of Education