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

  • 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

Requisite

have completed 70 units

Assumed Knowledge

Successfully completed 70 units including EDUC6761 & EDUC6762

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:

General Course Requirements:

  • Tutorial: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions.
  • Lecture: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions.

Course Assessment Requirements:

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

Pre-Placement Requirements:

  • Anaphylaxis Training - Students must complete approved anaphylaxis training.
  • Child Protection Awareness Training - Students must complete approved child protection awareness training.
  • Working with Children and Young Adults Check - A national criminal history check and review of findings of misconduct involving children, required for any child-related work.

Contact Hours

Callaghan

Lecture

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

Students must attend mandatory lectures and tutorials that prepare them for the practicum experience. Times and dates of lectures and tutorials will be available on the Course Blackboard site.

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

Students must attend mandatory lectures and tutorials that prepare them for the practicum experience. Times and dates of lectures and tutorials will be available on the Course Blackboard site.