The Digital Practitioner - Action Research - (15 credits)

This module aims to have students design and use an appropriate research method to carry out a small-scale enquiry in an educational context, with a digital pedagogic focus. Students will follow the research process, by critically engaging with published literature on a digital pedagogical issue of their choice. Then, designing and implementing a small-scale action- research enquiry to consider the use of digital pedagogy in practice, culminating in the presentation of their findings. The research will seek to evaluate the impact of their project, in relation to published literature, the individual context in which the enquiry was carried out and the student’s personal development.