Science Curriculum 1 (EDMT5617)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit of study is the first of two core units undertaken by all students preparing to teach Science in high schools as one of their two teaching specialisations. Students will investigate the nature and purpose of science education in the secondary school, contemporary syllabuses in science for 7-10 children's understanding of science, teaching and learning strategies, the planning of learning activities to support high school students achievement of the syllabus outcomes. All students will participate as science mentors in the i-science project for high schools.
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4x1-hr lectures, 1x1.5-hr workshop/wk, 1x4-hr workshop for 3 wks, 1x2-hr workshop/wk for 1 wk
portfolio (45%) and reflection on presentation skills (20%) and lesson plan and resource (35%)
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