Ignatian Pedagogy: Future Orientations
175 Royal Parade,Parkville,Victoria,Australia
NEW UNIT FOR 2020 This unit is related (but not sequential) to the unit: Ignatian Pedagogy: A Contemporary Vision (being offered in Semester 1, 2020)
DS9401J / DR9401J is the face-to-face class
DS9409J / DR9409J is the online class (Online students will be able to view the lectures within 48 hours after the intensive week, with recordings available on ARK).
This unit will explore the implications of the Ignatian Pedagogical Paradigm for future orientations in Jesuit education. The defining elements of Ignatian Pedagogy (Reflection and Action) will be examined through the concept of Refractive Learning – that is, learning to ‘bend’ content so that it is appropriated for one’s own unique experience and context as well as learning from the best practice of other Jesuit schools throughout the world. The proposed model is Learner-Centered, Reflection-Driven, and Action-Oriented. The unit will enable practitioners to reflect on, and wrestle with, Jesuit pedagogical concepts and theories so that Jesuit schools can offer a genuinely transformative and holistic education that is relevant to the twenty-first century and capable of being adapted for future paradigm shifts.
Upon successful completion of this unit, it is expected that students will be able to:
- Articulate the close connection between Ignatian pedagogy and the Spiritual Exercises
- Define and critically evaluate the core concepts and values of Refractive Learning
- Apply knowledge of the core characteristics of Refractive Learning to specific ministry and vocational contexts
- Evaluate the implications of Learner-centered, Reflection-driven, and Action-Oriented learning and teaching for educational practices
- Formulate a reasoned vision for future possibilities and trends in Jesuit education
Rev Dr Johnny Go SJ
One week intensive
Monday 7th to Friday 11th September 2020
9:00am to 5:00pm daily
Jesuit College of Spirituality, 175 Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3052
For academic credit $2,640
Not for academic credit $1,320
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INTERNATIONAL GUEST LECTURER
Fr. Johnny C. Go, SJ, EdD is the Director of the Science and Art of Learning and Teaching (SALT) Institute at the Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines. He is concurrently serving as the Education Secretary for the Jesuit secondary and pre-secondary sc...