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    • Instructional Methods
      • Audio/Video conferencing
      • Disscusion forum/Discussion Board
      • Embedded Multimedia
      • Online assignment submission
      • Podcasting/Leacture capture
      • Standard Media
      • Streaming Multimedia
      • Web links
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      • Online Assessment
      • Audio-Video streaming
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. examine and evaluate an educational issue  and identify aspects for further research
  2. independently plan an investigation into a topic of educational relevance
  3. select, organise and interpret data
  4. plan and produce a scholarly work that communicates the research undertaken.
  • Assignment 1 - Progress report (10%)
  • Assignment 2 - Project submission (80%)
  • Assignment 3 - Contract (10%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject

Entry Requirements

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Special requirements

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This subject requires students to conduct an advanced research project on an educational issue which demonstrates evidence of scholarly research, critical ability, and cogent communication.

Please Note:  If it’s your first time studying a Curtin University subject you’ll need to complete their compulsory ‘Academic Integrity Program’. It only takes two hours to complete online, and provides you with vital information about studying with Curtin University. The Academic Integrity Program is compulsory, so if it’s not completed your subject grades will be withheld.

Find out more about the Academic Integrity module.

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