Education (Sec: HSS), BA – course structure

The links below provide unit-of-study information arranged by year, including links to printable unit of study outlines. Students who have questions about their own degree programs should email their enquiry to the student centre or visit the Office of Professional Engagement and Program Support, level 3, Education Building A35. Full descriptions of units of study can be found in the Arts and Social Sciences handbook entry for BEd (Sec:HSS), BA.


Information about teaching areas for commencing students

Students are required to have two teaching areas. Their Major Teaching Area, sometimes referred to as their "1st Teaching Area", must relate directly to the their Arts major. Teaching Areas currently offered by the school are shown on the list below, along with the corresponding Arts major.

Teaching Areas available as 'Major' or 'Minor'
Related Arts Major
Teaching areas available as 'Minor' only
Related Arts Major
Aboriginal Studies Indigenous Australian Studies Geography Geography
Ancient History* Ancient History TESOL Linguistics
Arabic Arabic Language, Literature and Culture English and Foreign Languages
Chinese Chinese Studies Commerce/Business
Studies
Industrial Relations & Human Resource Management
Commerce/Economics Political Economy Political Economy
English English Mathematics Mathematics
French French Studies
German Germanic Studies
Hebrew (Classical) Hebrew (Classical)
Hebrew (Modern) Hebrew (Modern)
Modern History* History
Indonesian Indonesian Studies
Italian Italian Studies
Japanese Japanese
Korean Korean Studies
Latin Latin
Modern Greek Modern Greek Studies
Drama Drama
Spanish Spanish and Latin American Studies

* Students selecting Ancient History as a Major Teaching Area cannot do Modern History as a Minor Teaching Area, and vice versa.

In Year 5, students who have completed at least four units of English, Linguistics or a language eligible to select TESOL as a third Teaching Area.





Course structure information for specific years is available by expanding the headings below.


Year 1 in 2018

Unit of studyCredit points

Semester One

Education, Teachers and Teaching (EDUF1018)

6

One 1000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook.

This unit must relate to your first teaching area (ie your Bachelor of Arts major).

6

One 1000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook or Table S

OR

One 1000-level general elective from within the school.

This unit must relate to your second teaching area.

6

One 1000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook or Table S

OR

One 1000-level general elective from within the school.

This unit does not need to relate to your first or second teaching areas.

6

Semester Two

Human Development and Education (EDUF1019)

6

One 1000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook.

This unit must relate to your first teaching area (ie your Bachelor of Arts major).

6

One 1000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook or Table S

OR

One 1000-level general elective from within the school.

This unit must relate to your second teaching area.

6

One 1000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook or Table S

OR

One 1000-level general elective from within the school.

This unit does not need to relate to your first or second teaching areas.

6




Year 2 in 2018

Unit of studyCredit points

Semester One

Educational Psychology (EDUF2006)

6

Pedagogy and Professional Practice 1 (EDSE2001)

6

One 2000- or 3000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook.

This unit must relate to your first teaching area (ie your Bachelor of Arts major).

6

One 2000- or 3000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook or Table S

OR

One 2000- or 3000-level general elective from within the school.

This unit must relate to your second teaching area.

6

LANTITE Undergraduate (EDLN2000)
This unit is compulsory. Students MUST enrol in, and pass, this unit in either Semester One or Two.

0

Semester Two

Social Perspectives on Education (EDUF2007)

6

Literacy and Diversity (EDSE2003)

6

One 2000- or 3000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook.

This unit must relate to your first teaching area (ie your Bachelor of Arts major).

6

One 2000- or 3000-level unit of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook or Table S

OR

One 2000- or 3000-level general elective from within the school.

This unit must relate to your second teaching area.

6

LANTITE Undergraduate (EDLN2000)
This unit is compulsory. Students MUST enrol in, and pass, this unit in either Semester One or Two.

0




Year 3 in 2018

Unit of studyCredit points

Semester One

Two 2000- or 3000-level units of study from any listed under subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook.

These units must relate to your first teaching area (ie your Bachelor of Arts major).

6

Two of the following teaching area units of study. These units must relate to your first and second teaching areas:

12

Semester Two

Pedagogy and Professional Practice 2 (EDSE3082)

6

Professional Experience A (EDSE3073)
(May be taken as intensive mode in February instead, but only with departmental permission.)

2

Information Technology in Schools (EDSE4044)

4

Two of the following teaching area units of study. These units must relate to your first and second teaching areas:

12




Year 4 in 2018



Year 5 in 2018

Unit of studyCredit points

Semester One

Four 2000- or 3000-level units of study from any combination of the following: subject areas in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences handbook, Table S or the 2000- or 3000-level general electives from within the school.

These units do not need to relate to your first or second teaching areas.

24

LANTITE Undergraduate (EDLN4000)
This unit is compulsory. Students MUST enrol in, and pass, this unit in either Semester One or Two.

0

Semester Two

Internship (EDSE5008)
(May be taken in Semester Two instead, but only with departmental permission.)

6

One of the following Education Three Optional units of study:

OR

6

One of the following Year 5 options:

12

LANTITE Undergraduate (EDLN4000)
This unit is compulsory. Students MUST enrol in, and pass, this unit in either Semester One or Two.

0