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PDHPE 1 Physical Activity - EDHP2006

Year - 2020

This unit emphasises linking physical education pedagogy with classroom pedagogy to make physical education an integral part of the new National Health and Physical Education (HPE) curriculum. Students will study teaching and learning in primary physical education with a focus on student centred, inquiry based pedagogy. Through reading, active participation in lectures and workshops students will engage with the latest developments in physical education pedagogy and apply it in practical contexts. Focused on the development of generalist primary school teachers ability and inclination to teach physical education the subject encourages student centred, inquiry based teaching and the development of critically informed pedagogy and teacher decision making.

8x1hr lectures, 8x2hr workshops and 4x3hr online lectures

weekly reflection (50%) and unit of work (50%)


36 credit points


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Steve Georgakis
HECS Band: 1
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