This unit of study aims to prepare graduates for the teaching of Biology in high schools as their teaching specialisation. Students will investigate the nature and purpose of teaching Biology and Senior Science in for Years 11-12. Students will examine teaching and learning strategies to meet the needs of the diverse learners in Stage 6 and how to plan units of work and assess students' achievements.
2x2hr seminars/week for 9 weeks, 3x1hr lecture/week for 3 weeks
1x1000wd Individual Presentation (25%), 1x1000wd Presentation of a Model (35%), 1x1000wd Group Presentation (20%), 1x1500wd Group Unit Plan (20%)
48 credit points including EDMT5617 and EDMT5667