Teach Prac in K-6 Creative Arts & PDHPE

Course code EDUC6801Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

This course is designed to develop students' understanding of the ways in which children learn in the Creative Arts and the PDHPE learning areas.

Not available in 2014

Previously offered in 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
ObjectivesBy the end of the course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate a knowledge of the content required to teach in the Creative Arts and PDHPE key learning areas;
- Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the Creative Arts and PDHPE syllabi and how they can be implemented in schools;
- Demonstrate a range of strategies appropriate to the delivery of these key learning areas;
- Demonstrate an understanding of integrated programming for sequential skill development;
- Develop appropriate procedures for the assessment and evaluation of students' achievements.
Content- K-6 Curriculum documents in the Creative Arts and PDHPE learning areas
- Programming in the Creative Arts and PDHPE learning areas
- Teaching strategies suitable for the Creative Arts and PDHPE learning areas
- Assessment in the Creative Arts and PDHPE learning areas
- Evaluating teaching programs in the Creative Arts and PDHPE learning areas
- Current resources for teaching in the Creative Arts and PDHPE learning areas
- Current issues in the Creative Arts and PDHPE learning areas
Replacing Course(s)EDUC6702 (5 units) and EDUC6703 (5 units)
TransitionStudents who fail EDUC6702 or EDUC6703 or have to complete either course will take EDUC6801 instead.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeNil
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsTutorial
Workshop
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)Attendance of tutorial/workshops and: P
DHPE Assessment 1: Designing developmentally appropriate learning experiences (20%)
PDHPE Assessment 2: Planning for teaching PDHPE (30%)
Creative Arts Assessment 3: Visual Arts Process Diary (25%)
Creative Arts Assessment 4: Music Assessment: Music Unit of Work (25%)

Assessment requirements will be spaced throughout the semester.
Contact HoursWorkshop: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term