Current Developments in Science Education


Course Code: MMASCI_19


Masters Level Module


Current developments in Science Education critically explores contemporary research topics in science education and their significance for the skills and knowledge of those engaged in teaching and research. Topics covered in the module typically include: informal and formal science education such as museum education, public understanding of science, modelling in science education, and teaching and learning of socio-scientific issues. The list of topics is modified in light of changing research issues, and experts in their particular research field teach the sessions. The module is suitable for participants involved in science teaching in primary, secondary or tertiary education and for science educators in other fields such as museum education.

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Science Education MA