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Area/Catalogue
EDUC 3086

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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

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Course ID
169020

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Education

Course aim

To develop students' capacities to perform as competent pre-service teachers within educational settings and their communities.

Course content

Students will use curriculum frameworks for planning, programming, implementing, assessing, recording, reporting and evaluating learning programs for extended periods. Students will plan and teach contextually relevant curriculum for identified cohorts (primary and secondary), mindful of the continuity of learning in relation to the class program. Students will develop understanding and use of assessment as an integral part of educators' every day practice in determining the effectiveness of learning experiences for the child/student. As knowledge of the diversity of learners builds, students will further develop skills in differentiation to maximise relevant and inclusive personalised learning experiences. Students will develop competence in facilitating supportive, inclusive and safe learning environments in order to maximise learner engagement, effective use of learning time, learner achievement and well-being.

Pre-service teachers will further develop understanding of the importance and complexity of professional relationships within the school community, and communicate with high levels of personal and social awareness as a foundation for effective teaching when relating with students, supervising teachers, other staff, and when building connections with parents/caregivers and the wider school community. Pre-service teachers will build their understanding and experience of the teacher’s role as wider than the classroom; engaging with school-wide administrative and organisational requirements, and participating with colleagues in professional learning to improve practice.

Textbook(s)

Brady, L & Kennedy, K 2012, Celebrating student achievement, assessment and reporting, 5th edition, Pearson, Frenchs Forest, NSW

Groundwater-Smith, S, Ewing, R & Le Cornu, R 2011, Teaching challenges and dilemmas, 5th edition, Cengage, Melbourne, VIC

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
EDUC 2062 Professional Experience 2: Curriculum and Pedagogy

Students must have completed a minimum of one attempt of both the literacy and numeracy components of LANTITE to be eligible to enrol in EDUC 3086.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Workshop 2 hours x 9 weeks
Field Placement (Professional Experience Placement) 8 hours (or as required) x 30 days
Lecture (Introductory) 1 hour x 1 week
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Workshop 2 hours x 9 weeks
Field Placement (Professional Experience Placement) 8 hours (or as required) x 30 days
Lecture (Introductory) 1 hour x 1 week
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External (Online Workshop) 2 hours x 9 weeks
Field Placement (Professional Experience Placement) 8 hours (or as required) x 30 days
External (Introductory Online Lecture) 1 hour x 1 week
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Workshop 2 hours x 9 weeks
Field Placement (Professional Experience Placement) 8 hours (or as required) x 30 days
Lecture (Introductory) 1 hour x 1 week
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Workshop 2 hours x 9 weeks
Field Placement (Professional Experience Placement) 8 hours (or as required) x 30 days
Lecture (Introductory) 1 hour x 1 week

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, MAGILL
Placement N/A Pass/Fail 30 days
Viva Voce 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
e-portfolio 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Placement N/A Pass/Fail 30 days
Viva Voce 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
e-portfolio 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Placement N/A Pass/Fail 30 days
Viva Voce 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
e-portfolio 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Placement N/A Pass/Fail 30 days
Viva Voce 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
e-portfolio 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Placement N/A Pass/Fail 30 days
Viva Voce 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A
e-portfolio 2000 words equivalent Pass/Fail N/A

Note: This is a non-graded course and your result will be a pass or fail.

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
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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