Adult Learning (2024)
This subject focuses on the skills, knowledge and understanding of learning and teaching processes, practices and structures in adult learning.
Adult Learning is available as a minor.
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Prescriptions for the GradDip(AdLg)
Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location CMYHE201 Healthy Lifestyles and Healthy Communities 15.0 24B (Hamilton) & 24B (Tauranga) This paper aims to develop understanding of sociological analyses and critiques of health promotion and to develop comprehension of the relationship between practice and the wider cultural, environmental, political, and social contexts in which health promotion occurs. EDSOC200 Education and New Zealand Society 15.0 24A (Hamilton) This paper critically examines educational ideas and practices by considering philosophical, historical, political, socio-cultural and economic aspects. It examines how the interrelationships between education and society change over time. EDSOC202 Planning Learning Opportunities for Adults 15.0 24A (Online) This paper investigates fundamental concepts of adult learning and then studies some adult learning theorists whose work is relevant to programme development. Major bottom-up and top-down approaches are taken to understand the dynamics of programme development. Students develop and apply their own approach to development, implement... EDUCA210 Learning Through Life: Contexts and Considerations 15.0 24B (Hamilton) In this paper, students will explore contemporary considerations which shape learning and teaching across the lifespan, and contextualise these within specific areas of focus. Students will have opportunities to reflect systematically on their own lifelong learning trajectories, and on the relationship between individual goals for ... HMDEV202 Adult Development and Ageing 15.0 24A (Online) This paper draws on theories from developmental psychology, sociology, demography, philosophy and biology to examine learning and change processes through adulthood, and discusses implications for personal and social development.
Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location EDSOC300 Māori Knowledge and Western Impacts in Education 15.0 24A (Hamilton) This paper explores comparisons between key Western and Maori philosophies. It considers how Maori and Western philosophies respectively describe the self's relationship with thought and knowledge in the context of education. EDSOC302 Adults Learning for Life 15.0 24B (Online) This paper explores the character of adult learning including analysis of social issues in the field. It focusses on areas within lifelong learning where social inequalities are most prevalent. HMDEV302 Ageing in a Changing World 15.0 24B (Hamilton) This paper considers the issues arising for adults as they age. It will critically reflect on issues around positive ageing in a global context.
2024 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 22 February 2024 8:39am