Integrated Curriculum

Course code EDUC6763
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

This course will introduce students to approaches for designing Integrated Curriculum which they will implement using multi-level pedagogies during a 25 day block of full time professional experience in a Primary school setting. During their professional experience opportunity, students will attempt to demonstrate their attainment of Graduate Teacher Standards, and have an opportunity to engage in the full life of the school including student sport, playground supervision, faculty/grade/stage meetings and school activities and functions, as required.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Construct and implement an integrated unit of work;

2. Engage in critical reflection on their professional practice;

3. Demonstrate their attainment of graduate teacher standards;

4. Teach using a range of multi-level pedagogies; and

5. Engage in the full life of school including student sport, playground supervision, faculty/grade/stage meetings and school activities and functions.

Content

  • Approaches to Integrating Curriculum.
  • Multi-Level Pedagogies.
  • Frameworks for Reflective Practice.
  • Graduate Teacher Standards.
  • Group Learning

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): EDUC6706. Students who have successfully completed EDUC6706 are not eligible to enrol in EDUC6763.

Requisites

This course is only available to students enrolled in the Master of Teaching (Primary) program.

Assessment Items

Professional Task: Integrated Unit of Work *

Written Assignment: Professional Reflection *

Professional Task: Professional Experience Report *

* This assessment has a compulsory requirement.

Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

Course Assessment Requirements:

  • Professional Task: Pass Requirement - Students must pass this assessment item to pass the course.
  • Written Assignment: Pass Requirement - Students must pass this assessment item to pass the course.
  • Professional Task: Pass Requirement - Students must pass this assessment item to pass the course.

Pre-Placement Requirements:

  • National Police Certificate - Students must complete a National Police Check.
  • Prohibited Employment Declaration - Declaration that student is not a prohibited person in terms of the Child Protection (Prohibited Employment) Act 1998.

Contact Hours

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 10 Weeks

Practicum

Face to Face Off Campus 150 hour(s) per Term

25 day full time professional experience component.

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 10 Weeks