The programme comprises 24 Academic Units inclusive of 4 core courses, 2 required courses in one of four concentrations of your choice, 1 concentration elective, 1 open elective course, and a dissertation.
NEDD 800 Critical Inquiry in Education and Professional Practice
NEDD 801 Literature Review Methods
NEDD 802 Answering Questions with Quantitative Data
NEDD 803 Answering Questions with Qualitative Data
Learning & Motivation Concentration
NEDD 810 Theory, Research, and Practice in Teaching and Learning
NEDD 811 Understanding Learner Motivation
Curriculum & Teaching Concentration
NEDD 820 Inquiry into Curriculum and Teaching I
NEDD 821 Inquiry into Curriculum and Teaching II
Educational Leadership & Change Concentration
NEDD 830 Current and Emerging Theories and Practices in Leadership and Management
NEDD 831 Values and Ethics for Leaders
Technologies & Technology-Mediated Learning Environments Concentration (offered from 2013)
NEDD 840 Trends and Issues in the Use of ICT in Education
NEDD 841 Theoretical Foundations of Technology-Mediated Learning Environments
NEDD 842 Designing Technology-Mediated Interventions in Education
Concentration Elective Course
One concentration course from the general graduate offerings at the Concentration Academic Group of the student’s concentration to be chosen in consultation with the Student Supervisor.
One elective course from the general graduate offerings at NIE to be chosen in consultation with the Student Supervisor.
A 60,000 word research-on-practice based dissertation.
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Please refer to the ISAAC system for the programme structure relevant to your intake during Course Registration or consult your programme leader if you need clarifications.