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Science Curriculum Elective: Chemistry - EDMT6015

Year - 2020

This unit of study aims to prepare graduates for the teaching of Chemistry in high schools as their teaching specialisation. Students will investigate the nature and purpose of teaching Chemistry 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.

2x2-hr seminars/wk for 9 wks, 2x1-hr lecture/wk for 2 wks

1x750wd Chemistry Demonstration (25%), 1x1500wd Preparation for Depth Study (35%), 1x750wd Group Presentation (20%), 1x1500wd Group Unit Plan (20%)


48 credit points including EDMT5617 and EDMT5667




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
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