Teaching Aboriginal Studies 2 (EDSE3081)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit of study prepares graduates for teaching Stage 6 Aboriginal Studies in NSW secondary schools. Through the development of units of work, assessment tasks, resources and field studies, students will develop teaching and learning strategies that analyse current socio-political issues in contemporary Australia with a focus on social justice and human rights issues for Indigenous communities at local, national and international levels. . This will support graduates in becoming multi-skilled, pro-active critical thinkers, intercultural communicators and educators in the field of Aboriginal Studies and in the wider education community.

Further unit of study information

Classes

2x3-hr seminars/wk for 6 wks

Assessment

2000wd comparative case study (40%) and 1500wd assessment schedule (30%) and class observations (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites

96 credit points of units, including EDSE3080

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.