Education Papers at Tauranga (2023)

The subject encompasses a broad range of topics that reflect the far-reaching nature of the field. Educators are interested in how knowledge, skills and values are constructed, accumulated, and conveyed through formal and informal means.

The qualifications listed below are not Initial Teacher Education programmes. See the Teaching subject.

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 Maori Education, including at least one of EDSOC101, EDUCA110 or HMDEV100, and at least 30 points above 100 level.

On this page

  • 100 Level

    Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location
    EDART100Engaging with Arts Education in the Community15.023A (Tauranga)
    This paper aims to develop students' strength in learning and teaching selected arts disciplines in school and community settings.
    EDSOC101The New Zealand Educational Context15.023B (Hamilton), 23B (Online) & 23B (Tauranga)
    The paper addresses the educational policies, ideas and processes shaping the educational contexts within which New Zealanders learn and teach.
    EDUCA110How and why do we learn? An introduction15.0No occurrences
    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 and teaching scenarios.
    HMDEV100Lifespan Development15.023A (Hamilton), 23B (Online) & 23B (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 Success15.023A (Hamilton), 23A (Online), 23A (Tauranga), 23B (Hamilton), 23B (Online), 23B (Tauranga), 23JS (Hamilton), 23JS (Online) & 23JS (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 Points Occurrence / Location
    EDART202Visual Art in Educational Contexts15.023X (Block)
    The paper explores a chosen art process through exposure to art skills and visual research strategies. It embraces current art education practices through art experiences and guided inquiry.
    EDART203Music in Educational Contexts15.023G (Hamilton)
    This paper explores music education enabling students to further develop their musical skills and knowledge in the context of school and community music education.
    EDUCA200Te Hononga Tangata15.023B (Online)
    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 Considerations15.023B (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 ...
    EDUCA290Directed Study15.023C (Tauranga)
    This paper is available for those students involved in a specified project or study.
  • 500 Level

    Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location
    EDUCA557Becoming a researcher: theory, ethics and methods30.023A (Online), 23B (Online) & 23H (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.
    EDUCA592Dissertation60.023X (Hamilton), 23X (Online) & 23X (Tauranga)
    A report on the findings of a theoretical or empirical investigation.
    EDUCA593Education Thesis90.023X (Hamilton), 23X (Online) & 23X (Tauranga)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
    EDUCA594Education Thesis120.023X (Hamilton), 23X (Online) & 23X (Tauranga)
    An externally examined piece of written work that reports on the findings of supervised research.
  • 900 Level

    Code Paper Title Points Occurrence / Location
    EDUCA900Education PhD Thesis120.023I (Hamilton), 23I (Tauranga), 23J (Hamilton), 23J (Tauranga), 23K (Hamilton), 23L (Tauranga), 23X (Hamilton), 23X (Online) & 23X (Tauranga)
    No description available.

2023 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 21 March 2023 10:02am

This page has been reformatted for printing.