Teaching Science & Technology with Toys (EDMT5008)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study encourages students to develop innovative strategies for utilising toys to improve science and technology outcomes in primary age children. While the unit focuses on the value of learning through enjoyable tasks with familiar objects, it also stresses that teaching in the science and technology key learning area must focus on the development of conceptual understanding in combination with learning processes.

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Classes

6x2-hr workshops

Assessment

oral presentation (30%) and 1500wd essay (70%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

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