Master of Learning Sciences and Technology
... for professionals
The Professional Stream of the Master of Learning Sciences and Technology program provides professionally relevant, research-informed courses at an advanced level for people who are currently working, or wish to work, in the field of e-learning. The program offers a Masters, Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate in Learning Sciences and Technology.
Participants are encouraged to incorporate their professional experiences into their studies and, in turn, enrich their workplaces through newly acquired expertise. Students solve real-world problems in the context of professional case studies and gain hands-on experience with a wide variety of technologies, including web-based collaboration, games and simulations, podcasts, XML, IMS and learning informatics.
As a professional eLearning Master's degree from Australia's first university, the Master of Learning Sciences and Technology doesn't just teach the basics. Taught by international experts in the learning sciences, it provides unparalleled insight, tools and research-based strategies that allow its graduates to confidently take on roles of leadership and expertise in the industries of eLearning and digital education.
This unique qualification has acted as a stepping stone to success, promotion and new career directions for many of our graduates. See our graduate profiles to find out more.
Professional-stream master's candidates must complete eight units of study, consisting of the four core units of study in addition to:
- Special Project 1 (EDPZ6730);
- Special Project 2 (EDPZ6731);
- Evaluating Learning Tech. Innovation(EDPC5012);
- and one elective unit of study from the list published below.
- Foundations of Learning Sciences (EDPC5021)
- Design for Learning (EDPC5022)
- Innovations in Learning Technology & Practice (EDPC5023)
- Systems, Change and Learning (EDPC5024)
- Learning Technology in Education & Practice (EDPC5003)
- Learning, Knowing and Thinking (EDPE5001)
- Learning and Teaching Thinking Skills (EDPE6013)
- Individual Profession Learning Portfolio (EDPZ5010)
- Prof Learning Leadership Portfolio (EDPZ6010)
See a full list of electives at the university's course handbook database.
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