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Science Curriculum Elective: Biology - EDMT6014

Year - 2020

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.

Classes
2x2hr seminars/week for 9 weeks, 3x1hr lecture/week for 3 weeks

Assessment
1x1000wd Individual Presentation (25%), 1x1000wd Presentation of a Model (35%), 1x1000wd Group Presentation (20%), 1x1500wd Group Unit Plan (20%)

Pre-requisites

48 credit points including EDMT5617 and EDMT5667

Details

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: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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