K-6 PDHPE

Course code EDUC6747Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

In this course students will explore the content and organisation of the NSW K-6 PDHPE curriculum; strategies and resources for programming, teaching and assessing primary PDHPE; the role and value of PDHPE; the place of PDHPE in the K-12 PDHPE continuum (particularly the links between Stage 3 and 4); the literacy and numeracy demands of PDHPE curriculum; ways of differentiating curriculum to meet the diverse needs of learners.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesUpon completion of this course, students will have the capacity to:

1. Demonstrate knowledge of the principles and practices of teaching and learning K-6 PDHPE.
2. Discuss the role and value of PDHPE in the broader school curriculum, and its place in the K-12 PDHPE continuum (particularly the links between Stage 3 and 4).
3. Navigate the content, structure and organisation of the NSW K-6 PDHPE curriculum.
4. The literacy and numeracy demands of PDHPE.
5. Differentiate curriculum to meet the diverse literacy needs of learners.
Content* Principles and practices of teaching and learning K-6 PDHPE.
* The role and value of PDHPE in the broader school curriculum, and its place in the K-12 PDHPE continuum (particularly the links between Stage 3 and 4).
* The content, structure and organisation of the NSW K-6 PDHPE curriculum.
* Ways of differentiating curriculum to meet learners diverse needs.
Replacing Course(s)EDUC6801
TransitionStudents who have failed, or failed to complete EDUC6801 by the end of 2009 should enrol in EDUC6745 and EDUC6747 from 2010 onwards.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeN/A
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)Practical assessment related to the PDHPE curriculum.
Other: (please specify)Designing developmentally appropriate learning experiences 1,000 words or equivalent.
ProjectsDevelop a series of lessons(including all resources) for teaching a topic from the K-6 PDHPE syllabus. 2,500 words or equivalent.
Contact HoursLecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 10 weeks
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 10 weeks
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for EDUC6747