TAFE Statement in Teaching research skills in today's digital environment

TAFE Statement
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Start date:
Thu 10 Aug 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Teaching research skills in today's digital environment course details

    Course description and aims

    This course will cover research skills for a wide variety of digital sources including subscription databases and open source materials via the internet.

    Learners will be introduced to a range of sources that they will be able to access and use after the course. They will be taught search strategies that will assist them in locating relevant information from reliable and authoritative sources. These skills and knowledge will be transferable to the classroom. This training is suitable for primary and high school teachers and teacher-librarians. You will have hands on experience in class.

    Completing Teaching research skills in today's digital environment will contribute 9 hours of NESA Registered Professional Development addressing 6.2.2 and 7.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

    Course outcomes and careers

    This is an endorsed NESA course. TAFE NSW is endorsed to provide NESA Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient level.

    Skill sets

    Skills in digital reserch

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this course.

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    Part Time Evening
    Course start:
    Thu 10 Aug 2017
    Course duration:
    3 Weeks
    3 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
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    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend 3 hours of class over 1 evening per week for 3 weeks. Indicative timetable: Thursday, 5:00pm to 8:00pm. ONLINE DELIVERY also available.

    How to enrol or apply:

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:


    Fees, payment and refunds: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Financial assistance: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance


    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    NESA4025AResearch skills in today's digital environment9



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