• 3 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
20112016
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Biography

Prashan Karunaratne is an inspirational and innovative teacher of entry-level economics at Macquarie University. His enthusiasm for teaching economics, and passion for improving student outcomes, have inspired and engaged students for more than a decade. He nurtures students to develop a desire to engage in the field of economics, and is a firm believer that the learning journey benefits both teachers and students. Inspiring students to want to learn – by emphasising the ‘why’ of learning, and empowering students to navigate their own learning journey – by focusing on the ‘how’, creates valuable experiences in his classroom and beyond. This highlights the 'wow' moments that students will remember in years to come.

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electronic learning Social Sciences
student Social Sciences
Teaching Social Sciences
community Social Sciences
education Social Sciences
learning Social Sciences
educator Social Sciences
curriculum Social Sciences

Research Outputs 2011 2016

  • 3 Citations
  • 1 h-Index
  • 2 Article
  • 1 Meeting abstract

Transforming the economics curriculum by integrating threshold concepts

Karunaratne, P. S. M., Breyer, Y. A. & Wood, L. N., 13 Jun 2016, In : Education and Training. 58, 5, p. 492-509 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

curriculum
economics
entry level
student
semester
Vector autoregression
Demand function
Import demand
Prediction
Error correction mechanism

Microeconomic policy

Karunaratne, P., 2011, In : Ecodate. 25, 2, p. 6-8 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Prizes

electronic learning
educator
community
education
Teaching
student
Teaching
student
learning
economics
entry level
electronic learning
learning
community
education