Teaching Commerce/Business Studies 1 (EDSE3076)


This unit of study aims to make students confident, enthusiastic and competent teachers of Commerce/Business Studies. It will develop competencies and skills in lesson planning, programming and pedagogy in teaching Commerce in Stage 5. An understanding of the NSW Board of Studies Years 7-10 (Stage 4/5) Commerce Syllabus will be emphasised and students will develop lesson plans, programs, teaching resources and a range of Commerce teaching materials. There will be an emphasis on ICT, literacy and civics and citizenship education throughout.

Further unit of study information


1x1hr lecture/wk for 7 wks, 1x1hr tutorial/wk for 7 wks, 1x2hr seminar/wk for 7 wks


lesson plans (40%), Group resource folder (30%) and eLearning task (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


72 credit points of units, including 6 Senior credit points from (Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management) and 6 Senior credit points from one of (Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management or Political Economy)

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.