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 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 8 weeks, 2x1hr lecture/week for 2 weeks
1x750wd Chemistry Demonstration (25%), 1x1500wd Preparation of Depth Study (35%), 1x750wd Group Presentation of Activity (20%), 1x1500wd Group Unit Plan (20%)
A minimum of 120 credit points including (EDSE3068 and 24 credit points of any CHEM unit of study)