Postgraduate Module Descriptor
EDUM036: Secondary Education and Professional Studies
This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module ran during term 1 (12 weeks), term 2 (12 weeks) and term 3 (12 weeks)
Dr Ruth Newman (Convenor)
EDUM052 Professional Learning
One of the Specialist Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy Modules – EDUM037, EDUM038, EDUM039, EDUM040, EDUM041, EDUM042, EDUM043, EDUM044, EDUM045, EDUM046, EDUM047, EDUM048, EDUM049, EDUM050, EDUM051
|Available via distance learning|
Whilst taking this module you will examine the educational theories, policies and pedagogical frameworks that apply to all subjects in secondary education. The module comprises a suite of online self-study materials such as video and audio recordings with associated tasks and readings which cover a range of topics, with most being followed up in subject-specific seminars. There will be directed study tasks that will enable you to engage with literature and theoretical frameworks to extend and deepen your understanding of important aspects of education including research methodology.
This module will be taken alongside one of the Subject Knowledge and Pedagogy modules & EDUM052.