Inquiry Project 2

    Unit code: ECE4008 | Study level: Undergraduate
    (Generally, 1 credit = 10 hours of classes and independent study.)
    Footscray Nicholson
    Online Real Time
    ECE3007 - Practice in Partnership 4
    ECE4004 - Research Methods in Early Childhood
    ECE4007 - Inquiry Project 1
    (Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)


    In this unit students report on the research project conducted in Inquiry Project 1. The report will detail the research project, through four main sections; a literature review, methodology, findings and discussion. The discussion will contain information of how leadership capabilities and capacities are demonstrated through the completion of the project and/or dissemination of findings. Students will use skills of: analysis, communication, reporting, reflecting, synthesis and creation.

    Learning Outcomes

    On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

    1. Connect concepts of leadership with Early Childhood Education
    2. Develop a report on a research project
    3. Articulate a deep understanding of an issue relevant in an Early Childhood Education context
    4. Analyse and offer solutions to a significant problem/issue/insight in the context of Early Childhood Education

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    Assessment type: Presentation
    Grade: 30%
    Presentation of progress on research report
    Assessment type: Report
    Grade: 70%
    Report of early childhood research project

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