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Teaching Science Elective: EES - EDSE4049

Year - 2020

This unit of study aims to prepare graduates for the teaching of Earth and Environmental Science in high schools as their teaching specialisation. Students will investigate the nature and purpose of teaching Earth and Environmental 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 6 wks, 2x6-hr field experiences

1800wd teaching program (30%) and 4200wd plan with resource list (70%)


120 credit points of units, including EDSE3068


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1a

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 20 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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