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Professional Development Portfolio (EDN618)

Organisational Unit School of Education
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S2
Description This unit is designed to enable professionals working in a variety of educational, community or business settings to develop a professional learning portfolio. The purpose of the portfolio may include: (1) building upon previous or current professional development work; (2) documenting evidence of professional learning for registration, promotion, etc; or (3) documenting the practice of an IB-experienced teacher. Participants reflect in a structured way on how they have extended their understanding through these professional activities or practices
Timetabled Learning Activities
Prerequisites Enrolment in an education course and participation in a substantial professional development program in recent years, or permission of the Unit Coordinator.
Exclusions EDU618 / EDN518 Professional Development Portfolio
Previously 2015: EDN518; 2013: EDU618
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Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.


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