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Research for the Scholarship of Learning and Teaching

Postgraduate | CUR-EDHE504 | 2024

Apply learnings from Scholarship of Learning and Teaching (SoLT) to bring a research project to life. The skills you gain will help you prepare for teaching awards, personal development and integration into the academic community. 

Study method
100% online
100% online
Enrol by
18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024

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Research for the Scholarship of Learning and Teaching

About this subject

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

    1. critically evaluate the quality of learning and teaching in one’s professional practice utilising available data to identify an area of focus and need that is appropriate for action research.
    2. assess SoLT research literature, methods and approaches in the context of contemporary teaching and learning contexts.
    3. design an action research project informed by SoLT literature, methods and approaches related to a specific areas of learning and teaching need.
    4. communicate learning and teaching research consistent with SoLT conventions and practices.
    5. integrate knowledge of contemporary university learners and learner diversity in teaching and learning in SoLT project.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • CUR-EDH-GCE-2024 - Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Innovative Learning and Teaching

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

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