Professional Practice in PDHPE 4 (EDUH4004)


This unit of study is the fifth of five that examine pedagogical and professional practices in F-12 Personal Development Health and Physical Education (PDHPE). The unit specifically explores ways in which to develop sustainable partnerships outside of schools and build personal commitment to ongoing professional development. This unit builds students' knowsledge, skills and competencies as professional practitioners via critical studies into educational policy, creating community links, engaging with professional organisations and planning for professional and personal development in the future. The unit focuses on enhancing and extending students' classroom skills to more easily and effectively engage and connect with 21st century learners.

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1x2-hr lecture/wk for 12 wks, 1x1-hr tutorial/wk for 12 wks


educational policy analysis (pass/fail) and community agency oral presentation (pass/fail) and professional develpment conference presentation (pass/fail)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

144 credit points including 90 credit points of Human Movement and Health Education Curriculum and Professional Studies units

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