Inquiry skills in the Australian Curriculum v6 : a bird’s-eye view

Lupton, Mandy (2014) Inquiry skills in the Australian Curriculum v6 : a bird’s-eye view. Access, 28(4), pp. 8-29.

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Abstract

This paper presents an analysis of inquiry skills in the Australian Curriculum version 6. It juxtaposes the inquiry skills strands in the scope and sequence of Science, History, Geography,Economics and Business,and Civics and Citizenship with the Critical and Creative Thinking and Information and Communication Technology general capabilities. In doing so, it reveals the extent of inquiry skills embedded in the Australian Curriculum and identifies some misalignments and omissions.

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ID Code: 78451
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: inquiry skills, Australian Curriculum, teacher-librarian
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development (130202)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Cultural & Professional Learning
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2014 [please consult the author]
Deposited On: 06 Nov 2014 22:56
Last Modified: 09 Nov 2014 22:33

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