Education Papers at Tauranga (2020)

The study of education encompasses a broad range of options that reflect the far-reaching nature of the field. Educationists are interested in how knowledge, skills and values are constructed, accumulated, and conveyed through formal and informal means. The papers available in the subject Education provide opportunities for academic and professional development for those employed in the education sector. It is possible to plan a programme that is tailored to individuals' intellectual and/or professional needs.

Education is available as a minor.

To complete a minor in Education, students must complete 60 points from the papers listed under the subject Education or from the lists for Arts Education, Language and Literacy Education, Maori Education, Mathematics Education or Science, Technology and Environmental Education, including at least one of EDSOC101, EDUCA110 or HMDEV100, and at least 30 points above 100 level.



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  • 100 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    EDSOC101The New Zealand Educational Context20B (Hamilton), 20B (Online) & 20B (Tauranga)
    The paper addresses the educational policies, ideas and processes shaping the educational contexts within which New Zealanders learn and teach.
    EDUCA110Diverse Perspectives on Learning and Teaching20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga), 20P (Hamilton) & 20P (Online)
    This introductory paper gives students opportunities to critically engage with a body of salient theoretical lenses addressing learning, teaching and education. Learning and teaching are interrogated from social, psychological and anthropological perspectives. Students are encouraged to engage in critical deconstruction of learning...
    HMDEV100Lifespan Development20A (Hamilton), 20B (Online) & 20B (Tauranga)
    HMDEV100 focuses on understanding and enhancing human development through an exploration of biological, psychological, social and cultural factors that influence patterns of development and learning over the lifespan.
    WRITE100Writing for Academic Success20A (Hamilton), 20A (Online), 20A (Tauranga), 20B (Hamilton), 20B (Online), 20B (Tauranga), 20P (Hamilton), 20P (Online), 20X (Hamilton) & 20X (Tauranga)
    The paper gives opportunities for undergraduate students to develop their academic literacy skills. It begins with general academic communication and research skills and then embeds academic literacy practice within disciplines of study.
  • 200 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    EDUCA200Te Hononga Tangata20A (Tauranga), 20B (Hamilton) & 20B (Tauranga)
    This paper prepares students to recognise and understand local and global cultural diversity, and to work competently and confidently in culturally appropriate ways with diverse others in educational contexts.
    EDUCA210Learning Through Life: Contexts and Considerations20B (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 ...
  • 500 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    EDUCA557Research Methods20A (Hamilton), 20A (Tauranga), 20B (Online) & 20S (Block)
    This paper introduces students to the major educational research paradigms, methodologies appropriate to collecting data in schools (including interviews, observations, surveys, case studies), action research, literature reviews, critiquing research, and report writing. It includes consideration of ethical issues in research.
    EDUCA592Dissertation20X (Hamilton), 20X (Online) & 20X (Tauranga)
    A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
    EDUCA593Education Thesis20X (Hamilton), 20X (Online) & 20X (Tauranga)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
    EDUCA594Education Thesis20X (Hamilton), 20X (Online) & 20X (Tauranga)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
  • 900 Level

    Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location
    EDUCA900Education PhD Thesis20I (Hamilton), 20I (Tauranga), 20X (Hamilton), 20X (Online) & 20X (Tauranga)
    No description available.

2020 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 26 May 2020 8:32am

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