University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

EDUC 7070 - Contemporary Issues in STEM Education

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: Literature Review 40%, Essay 60%

The skills and understanding to engage with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics are essential for a prosperous society. This course focuses on contemporary issues in STEM education across a diverse range of contexts. Students will analyse and evaluate how STEM education can stimulate innovation and create knowledge-based learning communities. Students will assess the efficacy of a range of approaches to STEM education and their impact on educational engagement and learning.

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Commonwealth supported
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Postgraduate Coursework
Non Award

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
15329 WR01 45 41 27 Mar - 27 Mar Friday 9am - 5pm Nexus10, UB40, Teaching Room
28 Mar - 28 Mar Saturday 9am - 5pm Barr Smith South, 2051, Teaching Room
5 Jun - 5 Jun Friday 9am - 5pm Nexus10, 812, Teaching Room
6 Jun - 6 Jun Saturday 9am - 5pm Barr Smith South, 2051, Teaching Room