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Bachelor of Education (Secondary), Bachelor of Education / Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Secondary)

Unit of study table

This page was first published on 15 November 2023 and was last amended on 31 January 2024.
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Bachelor of Education (Secondary)

Students must complete 192 credit points of units of study, comprising:
(i) 60 credit points of core units of study as set out in Table A;
(ii) a 48 credit point major in Education Studies, as listed in Table A;
(iii) a minor (36 credit points) or second major (48 credit points) from Table A. Candidates who choose to complete a second major must ensure all other prerequisite units for graduation and accreditation have been met
(iv) a minor (36 credit points) or teaching area (24 to 30 credit points) from Table A;
(v) optionally, up to 6 credit points of elective units from Table O;
(vi) if required, additional elective units of study from Table S to satisfy a total of 192 credit points required for the course.

Bachelor of Education/Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Secondary)

Students must complete 240 credit points of units of study, comprising:
(i) 60 credit points of core units of study as set out in Table A;
(ii) a major (48 credit points) in Education Studies, as listed in Table A;
(iii) a second major (48 credit points) from Table A;
(iv) a minor (36 credit points) or teaching area (24 to 30 credit points) from Table A;
(v) 6 credit points of units of study in the Open Learning Environment as specified in Table O;
(vi) a minimum of 24 credit points of advanced coursework at 4000 level from Table A or Table S, including a research, community, industry or entrepreneurship project of at least 12 and a maximum of 36 credit points.
(vii) if required, additional elective units of study from Table S to satisfy a total of 192 credit points required for the course.

Bachelor of Education/Bachelor of Advanced Studies (Secondary) (Honours)

Students must complete 240 credit points of units of study, comprising:
(i) 60 credit points of core units of study as set out in Table A;
(ii) a major (48 credit points) in Education Studies, as listed in Table A;
(iii) a second major (48 credit points) from Table A;
(iv) a minor (36 credit points) or teaching area (24 to 30 credit points) from Table A;
(v) 6 credit points of units of study in the Open Learning Environment as specified in Table O;
(vi) a minimum of 36-48 credit points of honours units at 4000 level or above, including an honours research project of 12-36 credit points, and 12-36 credit points of honours coursework;
(vii) if required, additional elective units of study from Table S to satisfy a total of 192 credit points required for the course.

Degree core

Students complete 60 credit points of degree core units in the following sequence:
(i) 6 credit points of 2000-level core units;
(ii) a zero credit point LANTITE unit
(iii) 6 credit points of 3000-level core units;
(iv) 24 credit points of 3000-level curriculum studies units correlating to two teaching areas
(v) 12 credit points of 4000-level core units;
(vi) 12 credit points of 4000-level curriculum studies units correlating to two teaching areas

 

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

2000 level core units

EDSE2010
Pedagogy, Leading and Learning 1
6 P 66 credit points
EDLN2000
LANTITE Undergraduate
0  
Students 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

EDSE3102
Pedagogy, Leading and Learning 2

6  

3000-level curriculum studies units

EDSE3111
Teaching Aboriginal Studies 1
6 P 72 credit points of units, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000-level from Indigenous Australian Studies
EDSE3112
Teaching Aboriginal Studies 2
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3111
EDSE3113
Teaching Commerce 1
6  
EDSE3114
Teaching Commerce 2
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3113
EDSE3115
Teaching Drama 1
6 P 72 credit points including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000 level from Theatre and Performance Studies
EDSE3116
Teaching Drama 2
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3115
EDSE3117
Teaching EALD 1
6 P 72 credit points, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000-level or 3000-level from one of (English, Linguistics, or one of the languages (Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Modern Greek, Sanskrit, Spanish))
EDSE3118
Teaching EALD 2
6  
EDSE3119
Teaching English 1
6 P 72 credit points including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000 level from (Australian Literature or English)
EDSE3120
Teaching English 2
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3119
EDSE3121
Teaching Geography 1
6 P 72 credit points, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000-level from Geosciences
EDSE3122
Teaching Geography 2
6 P 96 credit points of units, including EDSE3121
EDSE3123
Teaching Hebrew and Jewish Studies 1
6 P 72 credit points of units, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and (HBRW3610 or HBRW3601 or HBRW3602)
EDSE3124
Teaching Hebrew and Jewish Studies 2
6 P 96 credit points of units including EDSE3123
EDSE3125
Teaching History 1
6 P 72 credit points including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000 level from Ancient History or History
EDSE3126
Teaching History 2
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3125
EDSE3127
Teaching Languages 1A
6 P 72 credit points, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000-level from one of (Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Modern Greek, Spanish)
EDSE3128
Teaching Languages 2A
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3127
EDSE3129
Teaching Languages 1B
6 C EDSE3127
EDSE3130
Teaching Languages 2B
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3129
C EDSE3128
EDSE3131
Teaching Mathematics 1A
6 P 72 credit points, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000-level from Mathematics
EDSE3132
Teaching Mathematics 2A
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3131
EDSE3133
Teaching Mathematics 1B
6 P 72 credit points, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000-level from Mathematics
C EDSE3131
EDSE3134
Teaching Mathematics 2B
6 P 96 credit points of study including EDSE3133
C EDSE3132
EDSE3135
Teaching Science 1a
6 P 72 credit points, including (EDSE2010 or EDHP2001) and 12 credit points at 2000-level from one of (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
EDSE3136
Teaching Science 2a
6 P 96 credit points including EDSE3135
EDSE3137
Teaching Science 1B
6 P 72 credit points of units, including EDSE2010 and 24 credit points at 2000-level from two of (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
C EDSE3135
EDSE3138
Teaching Science 2B
6 P 96 credit points, including EDSE3135
C EDSE3136

4000-level core units

EDSE4103
Pedagogy, Leading & Learning 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4104
Pedagogy, Leading & Learning 4
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change

4000-level curriculum studies units

EDSE4211
Teaching Aboriginal Studies 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4213
Teaching Business Studies/Economics 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4215
Teaching Drama 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4217
Teaching EALD 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4219
Teaching English 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4221
Teaching Geography 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4223
Teaching Hebrew and Jewish Studies 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4225
Teaching History 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4227
Teaching Languages 3a
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4229
Teaching Languages 3b
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4231
Teaching Mathematics 3a
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4233
Teaching Mathematics 3b
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4235
Teaching Biology 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4236
Teaching Chemistry 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change
EDSE4237
Teaching Physics 3
6 This unit of study is being developed, subject to change

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.

 

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

1000 level units of study

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

2000 level units of study

EDUF2021
Aboriginal Education in Context
6 P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Education Studies
EDUF2022
Special and Inclusive Education
6 P 12 credit points at 1000 level in Education Studies

3000 level units of study

Core
EDUF3040
Psychological Perspectives in Education
(available from 2024)
Capstone
EDUF3050
Education Capstone
(available from 2024)
Selectives
EDUF3041
Dynamics of Child Development and Educational Neuroscience
6  
EDUF3042
Motivation, Engagement and Learning
6  
EDUF3043
Sex, Gender and Sexuality in Education
6  
EDUF3044
Advanced Educational Foundations
6  
EDUF3045
Transforming Education: Pedagogy, Leadership and Change
6  
EDUF3046
Empowering Learners Across the Lifespan
6 P 12 credit points of 2000-level EDUF-coded units
EDUF3047
De/colonising Indigenous Education
6  
EDUF3039
Designing for Social Innovation
6 P 96 credit points
EDUF3032
Curriculum and Assessment
6 P 12 credit points of 2000-level EDUF units
EDUF3135
Aboriginal Community Engagement
6 P 48 credit points
EDUF3028
Mentoring in Educational Contexts
6 P 42 credit points of units
EDUF3037
Creativity, Learning and Teacher Artistry
6 P 42 credit points of units
EDUF3026
Global Perspectives, Poverty and Education
6 P 42 credit points of units
EDUF3027
International Education
6 P 42 credit points of units
EDUF3038
International Experience
6 P 96 credit points of units
EDUF3136
Research with Young Children
6 P 48 credit points
EDUF3553
Education Exchange
6  
EDUF3558
Education Exchange
6  

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
FASS3333
Industry and Community Project
6 C Interdisciplinary Impact in any major
P 72 credit points

Post-publication amendments

Date
Original publication
Post-publication amendment
31/01/2024 No prerequisites (P) for EDUF3046. Prerequisites (P) for EDUF3046 added:
P 12 credit points of 2000-level EDUF-coded units
31/01/2024 Prerequisites (P) for EDUF3032 published as:
P 42 credit points of units
Prerequisites (P) for EDUF3032 amended to:
P 12 credit points of 2000-level EDUF units