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EQ104 - International Education

  • Module code: EQ104
  • Module name: International Education
  • Department: Centre for Education Studies
  • Credit: 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

1. To introduce students to education within an international context 2. To provide a knowledge base within which students are able to compare and contrast different education systems 3. To examine education at different stages of the life-cycle in different international contexts 4. To focus on educational policy in an international context

Principal learning outcomes

1. Students will develop an informed understanding of the nature of education in an international context 2. Students will be able to compare and contrast education systems in different countries 3. Students will develop an informed understanding of the impact of globalisation on education and schooling 4. Students will develop an informed understanding of the range of life-long learning in different international contexts 5. Students will develop an ability to present case study material relating to educational initiatives within an international context

Timetabled teaching activities

Three hours a week, Spring Term

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Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: EQ104-15)
B (Examination only) Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9) 100%
Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

  • Undergraduate Education Studies (X35B) - Year 1
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