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Unit of study_

Science and Technology Specialisation A - EDUP4083

Year - 2020

This unit enables teacher education students who have an enthusiasm for and expertise in Science to undertake a more extensive preparation in this discipline. It is designed to strengthen the teaching of Science and Technology K-6 concepts that are problematic for primary students to learn and develop competency in research based teaching approaches. The unit also focuses on the development of exemplary teaching resources. Connections between theory, research and practice will be exemplified through close links with the fourth year professional experience placement.

1x2hr seminar for 10 wks, plus 2x2hr school visits

Briefing Paper 1500wd (50%); Digital Teaching Resource 1500wd (50%)


138 credit points including EDUP1004 & EDUP2008 & EDUP3009




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: Honours
Credit points: 4.0
EFTSL: 0.083
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Courses that offer this unit

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