This topic will provide a broad introduction to the vast and diverse fields of research in Higher Education. Research of the enterprise of higher education generally attends to matters of leadership and management, policy development, educational pedagogies, social and political commentary and educational technologies, as well as disciplinary interests within the context of higher education. This topic is intended to be an introduction for the development of students' capacity to engage in further research into higher education, beginning with careful attention to one's own experiences in higher education.
Methodologies used in this topic involve student co-creation of the curriculum, portfolio work and active engaged enquiry. As such the type and mix of activities will vary.
This topic aims to: