Society and Culture Curriculum 3 (EDMT6005)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit will prepare students to be effective teachers of Stage 6 Society and Culture. The unit will develop competencies and skills in lesson planning programming and pedagogy in teaching Society and Culture in Stage 6. An understanding of the NSW Board of Studies Year 11-12 Society and Culture Syllabus will be emphasised and students will develop lesson plans, programs, teaching resources and a range of Society and Culture teaching materials. Further emphasis will be placed on ways that Board of Studies HSC assessment requirements can be met including developing assessment tasks and programs and with particular emphasis on the Personal Interest Project. Use of ICT for both teaching and preparation will be a focus of this unit.

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x1-hr lecture/wk for 9 wks, 1x1-hr tutorial/wk for 9 wks, 1x2-hr seminar/wk for 9 wks

Assessment

assessment task (30%) and PIP task (30%) and eLearning task (40%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

EDMT5003 and EDMT5004

Corequisites

EDMT6500

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.