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Teaching Science 1B - EDSE3078

Year - 2020

This unit of study is to be undertaken by double method science preservice teachers. This unit builds upon concurrent study of the integration of the Science as a Human Endeavour strand in the National Science Curriculum. The focus of this unit is to extend preservice teachers' understanding of some significant issues in the history and philosophy of science and the Nature of Science in supporting the development of quality learning experiences in science classes

1x1-hr lecture for 7 wks, 2x2-hr seminar/wk for 7 wks

3000wd essay including presentation (50%) and lesson presentation (25%) and 1000wd reflection (25%)


72 credit points of units, including 24 Intermediate credit points from two of (Biology, Chemistry, Geosciences, Physics)




Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1b

06 Apr 2020

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 01 May 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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