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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 5194

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
150481

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

Course aim

To develop students' understanding of the goals, purposes and methods of teaching science and mathematics in the senior years of schooling.

Course content

Students will advance their knowledge of teaching and assessment methodologies appropriate for senior secondary science and mathematics including the use and impact of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in science and mathematics teaching in the senior years and curriculum documents eg SACE documents

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
EDUC 5197 Science for Secondary Teaching 1
Group 2
EDUC 5184 Mathematics for Secondary Teaching 1

Either of the two listed prerequisites.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External (Online activities) 3 hours x 11 weeks
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Workshop 3 hours x 11 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Essay 2000 words 40% N/A
Issues paper 1250 words 30% N/A
Assessment plan 1250 words 30% N/A
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Essay 2000 words 40% N/A
Issues paper 1250 words 30% N/A
Assessment plan 1250 words 30% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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