Not available in 2012
Previously offered in 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Develops skills in planning, communication, observation and lesson preparation within the Science Key Learning Area.
The course addresses the following objectives:
a.development of personal teaching skills
b.development of curriculum understanding in the area of Science
c. Development of resources for teaching Science in the secondary school
d. development of interpersonal skills in working with students and staff
Mass lecture topics and the related course specialist tutorial include:
Introduction to the Internet
Planning for learning
Cognitive demands underlying learning
Conducting practical lessons
Managing the classroom
Preventative management stategies
Adapting content for individual differences
Strategies for assessing different types of learning from the syllabus
Planning using teacher-directed strategies and matching syllabus content with strategies
Becoming a reflective teacher.
The new course will replace EDDE467 from Semester 1, 2000. Students failing EDDE467 will be required to enrol in and complete EDUC4030.
Completion of a degree with a relevant major in Science recognised by NSW Department of Education and Training
Modes of Delivery
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term