EDUC202-23S1 (D) Semester One 2023 (Distance)

One in Four: Different Developmental Pathways

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023


One in four children or adolescents will experience a disorder, disability, or trauma affecting their development and educational opportunities. In this course, students will consider the developmental and educational issues relating to children with different developmental pathways, including pathways affected by mental and physical health, trauma, and disability.

Learning Outcomes

1. Students will understand the symptoms, causes, and developmental course of several common disorders and their implications for educational and psychosocial outcomes and adjustment.
2. Students will examine and evaluate critical issues and/or compare and contrast a range of perspectives on developmental challenges.

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

Engaged with the community

Students will have observed and understood a culture within a community by reflecting on their own performance and experiences within that community.

Globally aware

Students will comprehend the influence of global conditions on their discipline and will be competent in engaging with global and multi-cultural contexts.


30 points in EDUC, HLTH, PSYC, or
YACL, or
permission of the Head of School

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Anne Horton


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
3 Short Essays 31 Mar 2023 45% Due by 5 pm
Essay 04 Jun 2023 55% Due by 11.59pm

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $821.00

International fee $3,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see School of Educational Studies and Leadership .

All EDUC202 Occurrences

  • EDUC202-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023
  • EDUC202-23S1 (D) Semester One 2023 (Distance)