EDCX570 Introduction to Adult Education and Training

Updated: 23 April 2009
Credit Points 6
Responsible Campus Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Semester 1 Off Campus
Armidale Semester 2 Off Campus
Online level Level A - Internet access required
Intensive School(s)
Start Finish Attendance Notes
Non-Mandatory None
Supervised Exam There is no UNE Supervised Examination.
Pre-requisites candidature in a postgraduate award
Co-requisites None
Restrictions AET380 or AET381 or AET382 or AET470 or AET480 or PDLD470

First Semester offered in two modes: either with a non-mandatory school or no non-mandatory school; Second Semester no two mode option and no non-mandatory school

Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) Bob Boughton (rboughto@une.edu.au)
Unit Description

This unit provides an introduction to key areas of study of adult education and training. Through case studies, the areas of provision and philosophies of adult education and training are explored, along with the roles of educators of adults. Students are encouraged to relate their studies in this unit to their own experience and work situations in association with the literature of the field.

Prescribed Material


Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.

Adult Education and Training

ISBN: 9781921333033
Athanasou, J. (ed), James Barlow Publishing 2008

Text refers to: Semesters 1 and 2, Off Campus

Disclaimer Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.