2023-2024 / PEDA4033-1

Experimental approach of educational practices and policies


45h Th

Number of credits

 Master in education (120 ECTS)6 crédits 
 Master in psychology (120 ECTS)5 crédits 


Annelise Voisin

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The course aims at providing students and future teachers with theoretical, conceptual, and practical tools to:

1) problematize issues of efficiency and equity in educational systems in light of educational research

2) analyze recent educational policies in light of this framework.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

1) Know and identify knowledge from educational research to problematize and discuss issues of effectiveness and equity in educational systems;

2) mobilize these resources in a relevant manner to analyze recent educational policies in light of the reference frameworks and research discussed in the course

3) develop a critical eye on the contributions and limitations of the studied researches

Prerequisite knowledge and skills


Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course consists of 45 hours. 

It is organized around lectures, activities, practical exercises, time dedicated to the regulation of students' work.

A significant commitment from students is required.The teaching team provides support to students in the completion of their work. 

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Blended learning

Additional information:


Recommended or required readings

Required and optional readings will be indicated to students during the course

Written work / report

Other : Individual reflexion

Additional information:



Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Attendance to the sessions is compulsory.


Assistantes :



Chargée de cours


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