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Postgraduate Module Descriptor


EFPM004: Understanding Learning: Global Perspectives

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Overview

NQF Level7
Credits30 ECTS Value15
Term(s) and duration

This module ran during term 3 (14 weeks)

Academic staff

Dr Darren Moore (Convenor)

Pre-requisites

None

Co-requisites

None

Available via distance learning

Yes

The purpose of the module is to explore theory and practice related to learning in both formal and informal educational contexts. The module will introduce you to a wide range of issues relating to learning and will consider the theoretical basis, research and global perspectives and how these inform educational policy and practice. You will also critically consider the applicability of theory and research to your own learning experiences and those of learners across the life course.

This is core and therefore compulsory module for all students undertaking the MA Ed (online) programme and will be completed entirely via distance learning. 

Module created

09/06/2017

Last revised

30/10/2017