Education (Health and Physical Education)

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Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Education (Health and Physical Education)

Candidates must complete 192 credit points of units of study comprising:
(i) 108 credit points of core units of study;
(ii) a 48 credit point major in Education Studies;
(iii) either a minor (36 credit points) in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or a teaching area (24 credit points) from Table A;
(iv) an optional maximum of 12 credit points from Table O;
(v) where appropriate, elective units of study from Table A.
Students complete 36 credit points in core units and 12 credit points from the Education Studies major in each year.

Core units

Students complete 108 credit points of core units in the following sequence:
(i) 24 credit points of 1000-level core units;
(ii) 24 credit points of 2000-level core units;
(iii) 30 credit points of 3000-level core units;
(iv) 30 credit points of 4000-level core units.

1000 level core units

EDHP1011
Physical Education 1
6    N EDHP1000 or EDHP1001
Semester 1
EDHP1012
Health 1
6    N EDUH1006
Semester 1
EDHP1013
Sports Science in HPE 1
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in EDHP units
Semester 2
EDHP1014
Building Capacity in HPE
6    P 12 credit points at 1000 level in EDHP units
Semester 2

2000 level core units

EDHP2001
Physical Education 2
6    P 48 credit points including (EDHP1000 or EDHP1001)
C EDHP2002
N EDUH2017
Semester 1
EDHP2002
Professional Practice for HPE 1
6    P 48 credit points including (EDHP1000 or EDHP1001)
C EDHP2001
N EDUH2019
Semester 1
EDHP2003
Health of Young People
6    P 48 credit points including EDHP2002
N EDUH2016
Semester 2
EDLN2000
LANTITE Undergraduate
     Semester 1
Semester 2
EDHP2xxx Sports SCience in HPE 2 (available from 2023)
* Please note, candidates must enrol in EDLN2000 LANTITE Undergraduate in Semester 2 and successfully pass the tests in order for a grade of "satisfied requirements" (SR) to be awarded.

3000 level core units

EDHP3001
Physical Education 3
6    P 90 credit points including EDHP2001
C EDHP3002
Semester 1
EDHP3002
Health Equity Across the Population
6    P 90 credit points including EDHP2002
Semester 1
EDHP3003
Professional Practice for HPE 2
6    P 114 credit points including EDHP2002
Semester 1
Semester 2
EDSE3xxx Discipline and Curriculum Knowledge 1B (available from 2024)
EDSE3xxx Discipline and Curriculum Knowledge 2B (available from 2024)

4000 level core units

EDHP4002
Physical Education 4
6    P 120 credit points from the BED (HPE) program
Semester 1
EDSE4xxx Discipline and Curriculum Knowledge 3B (available from 2024)
EDHP4xxx Final Professional Practice for HPE (available from 2024)
EDHP4xxx Health 4 (available from 2024)
EDHP4xxx Future Directions in HPE (available from 2024)

Education Studies major

A major in Education Studies requires 48 credit points from this table including:
(i) 12 credit points of 1000-level core units;
(ii) 12 credit points of 2000-level core units;
(iii) 6 credit points of 3000-level core units;
(iv) 6 credit points of 3000-level selective units;
(v) 6 credit points of 3000-level capstone units; and
(vi) 6 credit points of 3000-level Interdisciplinary Project units.

1000 level units of study

EDUF1020
Rethinking Education
6    N EDUF1018
Semester 1
EDUF1021
Sociological Perspectives in Education
6    P EDUF1020
N EDUF2007
Semester 2

2000 level units of study

EDUF2xxx Aboriginal Education in Context (available from 2023)
EDUF2xxx Special and Inclusive Education (available from 2023)

3000 level units of study

Core

EDUF3xxx Psychological Perspectives in Education (available from 2024)

Capstone

EDUF3xxx Education Capstone (available from 2024)

Selectives

EDUF3xxx Dynamics of Child Development and Educational Neuroscience (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Motivation, Engagement and Learning (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Curriculum and Assessment (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Aboriginal Community-led Education (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Sex, Gender and Sexuality in Education (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Mentoring in Educational Contexts (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Advanced Educational Foundations (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Transforming Education: Pedagogy, Leadership and Change (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Creative Ecologies - Pedagogies and Praxis (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Empowering All Learners Through Inclusive Practices (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx De/colonising Indigenous Education (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Global Perspectives on Education and Equity (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx International Perspectives on Education Systems (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx Research with Young Children (available from 2024)
EDUF3xxx International Experience (available from 2024)

Interdisciplinary project

If you are completing two majors and both of your majors are from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for your first major, and the Industry and Community Project unit of study for your second major.
If you are completing two majors but only one of your majors is from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for that major.
If you are completing one major only and that major is from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please select the Interdisciplinary Impact unit of study for your major.
FASS3999
Interdisciplinary Impact
6    P Completion of at least 90 credit points

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Intensive December
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
EDUF3999
Interdisciplinary Impact

This unit of study is not available in 2022

6    P Completion of at least 90 credit points
N Interdisciplinary Impact in another major

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Intensive December

Intensive December
Semester 1
Semester 2
EDUF3998
Industry and Community Project
6    P 72 credit points
C Interdisciplinary Impact in any major
Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2

Optional Bachelor of Education (Health and Physical Education) elective units

EDGU1003
Diet and Nutrition for Health and Sport
6      Intensive February
Intensive July
Semester 1
Semester 2
EDGU1005
Sports Coaching: Theory and Practice
6      Semester 2