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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 3070

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
153402

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Education

Course aim

To develop students' knowledge, skills and professional expertise as pre-service teachers and apply their skills in design and technology education to meet the identified needs of a range of stakeholder’s through engagement in placed based learning projects.

Course content

Students will extend their knowledge as pre-service teachers and work collaboratively within professional enviroments to liaise, negotiate and collaborate with stakeholders to identify and meet a diverse range of design based needs. For example, pre-service teachers may work with schools to develop school gardens such as those established through the community programs. Pre-service teachers will refine and apply their planning for teaching skills to collaboratively produce scoped and sequenced teaching packages.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
EDUC 2031 An Introduction to Design and Technology
Group 2
EDUC 4136 Design and Technology

Either of the listed group prerequisite courses plus the completion of three other courses from the majors schedule plus the completion of at least 2 practicum based courses.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Tutorial 3 hours x 6 weeks
Field Placement (Professional Experience Placement) 6 days x over 6 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
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Enterprise project 1000 words 20% N/A
Community based project 2000 words 50% N/A
Teaching package 1500 words 30% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1A)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* 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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