Available in 2012
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 1|
Previously offered in 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009
This course explores the principles and practices of teaching and learning Stage 6 Technology in New South Wales schools. Students will explore lesson planning and programming for the Stage 6 curriculum of their first and second teaching specialisations; course and assessment requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate; strategies, technologies and resources for teaching and assessing senior Technology; and issues related to managing and supervising senior Technology projects.
At the completion of this course students will have the capacity to:
1) Design challenging, engaging, and supportive project-based learning units for teaching the Stage 6 Technology curriculum of their first and second teaching areas.
2) Utilise appropriate pedagogies, resources, and assessment practices for teaching Stage 6 Technology.
3) Understand the assessment requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate.
4) Understand issues involved in managing and supervising senior technology projects.
This course will cover:
* The requirements of the NSW Higher School Certificate as they apply to Stage 6 Technology curriculum specialisations.
* The suite of Stage 6 Technology syllabi.
* Lesson and unit planning for Stage 6 Technology syllabi.
* Pedagogical strategies and assessment practices for teaching Stage 6 Technology syllabi.
* Strategies for managing and supervising senior technology projects.
Students who have completed either EDUC4094 and EDUC4095 prior to the end of 2009 will be deemed to have completed EDUC4245.
Students should have completed EDUC2101, EDUC2145, EDUC2245 and EDUC345. It is expected that in EDUC2101 they would have enrolled in the Design and Technology tutorial.
Modes of Delivery
Lecture: for 13 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Tutorial: for 12 hour(s) per Term for Full Term