This subject focuses on the skills, knowledge and understanding of learning and teaching processes, practices and structures in adult learning.

Adult Learning is available as a minor.

To complete a minor in Adult Learning, students must complete 60 points in Adult Learning, including EDSOC202, EDSOC302; and 30 points from CMYHE201, EDSOC200, EDUCA210, HMDEV202 and SOCWK205.

Other qualifications

Prescriptions for:

Adult Learning papers

200 Level 300 Level
Code and paper title Points
CMYHE201 Healthy Lifestyles and Healthy Communities right arrow

This paper aims to develop understanding of sociological analyses and critiques of health promotion and to develop comprehension of the relationship...

15 24B (Hamilton) & 24B (Tauranga)
EDSOC200 Education and New Zealand Society right arrow

This paper critically examines educational ideas and practices by considering philosophical, historical, political, socio-cultural and economic...

15 24A (Hamilton)
EDSOC202 Planning Learning Opportunities for Adults right arrow

This paper investigates fundamental concepts of adult learning and then studies some adult learning theorists whose work is relevant to programme...

15 24A (Online)
EDUCA210 Learning Through Life: Contexts and Considerations right arrow

In this paper, students will explore contemporary considerations which shape learning and teaching across the lifespan, and contextualise these...

15 24B (Hamilton)
HMDEV202 Adult Development and Ageing right arrow

This paper draws on theories from developmental psychology, sociology, demography, philosophy and biology to examine learning and change processes...

15 24A (Online)
Code and paper title Points
EDSOC300 Māori Knowledge and Western Impacts in Education right arrow

This paper explores comparisons between key Western and Māori philosophies. It considers how Māori and Western philosophies respectively describe the...

15 24A (Hamilton)
EDSOC302 Adults Learning for Life right arrow

This paper explores the character of adult learning including analysis of social issues in the field. It focusses on areas within lifelong learning...

15 24B (Online)
HMDEV302 Ageing in a Changing World right arrow

This paper considers the issues arising for adults as they age. It will critically reflect on issues around positive ageing in a global context.

15 24B (Hamilton)
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2024 Catalogue of Papers information current as of 24 May 2024 01:00am