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Sharing power and transforming educational practice

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Sharing power and transforming educational practice

This free course, Sharing power and transforming educational practice, explores the notion of a life of learning and interrogates 'common-sense' assumptions about schooling. It considers what is the research process and how becoming a co-researcher with the people with whom you work can transform your expectations and practice.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand the purposes of school and lifelong learning
  • appreciate the capacity of research to transform practice
  • understand participatory research
  • position research interests within a broader social context.

First Published: 05/10/2012

Updated: 17/02/2016

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