EEL523 Enhancing The Skilful Higher Education Teacher. (8)

This subject recognises that participants have undertaken different pathways through the course that focus on their own learning needs and context. It comprises three interconnected elements that support participants to:
• integrate and synthesise their learning in the course as a whole,
• demonstrate the course learning outcomes and requirements for Higher Education Academy (HEA) Fellow
• gain skills to continue their professional development and learning in the workplace and take on educational leadership roles.

Subject availability
Session 2 (60)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.
Subject Information
Grading System
One session
Division of Student Learning
Enrolment restrictions

This subject is restricted to academic, divisional and vocational education staff who are currently engaged in learning and teaching in higher education contexts.

Assumed Knowledge

Students are required to have a background in teaching and learning acquired through EEL516, and EEL521 (or equivalent), that supports their capacity to develop a professional development plan and to research their teaching.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to analyse their individual professional learning and development priorities;
  • be able to develop and implement plans and actions in pursuit of their development priorities, and evaluate the outcomes of such actions; and,
  • be able to reflect on their learning and their opportunities to undertake an educational leadership and mentoring role in their professional workplace.
The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Researching Teaching
  • Reflective Practice
  • Presenting a Capstone Teaching Portfolio
Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.