Bachelor of Education (Secondary: Humanities and Social Sciences) and Bachelor of Arts

Units of study

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session
Candidates must complete 240 credit points of units of study comprising:

YEAR 1

In the first year, candidates must complete 48 credit points of units of study, comprising:
- 12 credit points of Education One units of study;
- 12 credit points of Junior (level 1000) units of study in a first teaching area (the Major sequence), chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Table A;
- 12 credit points of Junior (level 1000) units of study in a second teaching area, chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Tables A or B; and
- 12 credit points of Junior (level 1000) units of study, chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Table A.

Education One Units

EDUF1018
Education, Teachers and Teaching
6    N EDUF1011
Semester 1
EDUF1019
Human Development and Education
6    N EDUF1012
Semester 2

YEAR 2

In the second year, candidates must complete 48 credit points of units of study, comprising:
- 12 credit points of Education Two units of study;
- 12 credit points of Curriculum and Professional Studies units of study;
- 12 credit points of Senior (level 2000 or 3000) units of study in the first teaching area (the Major sequence), chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Table A; and
- 12 credit points of Intermediate or Senior (level 2000 or 3000) units of study in the second teaching area, chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Tables A or B.

Education Two Units

EDUF2006
Educational Psychology
6    P (EDUF1018 and EDUF1019) or 30 junior credit points
Semester 1
EDUF2007
Social Perspectives on Education
6    P (EDUF1018 and EDUF1019) or 30 junior credit points
Semester 2

Curriculum and Professional Studies Units

EDSE2001
Craft Knowledge and Prof Practices 1
6    P 48 credit points including 12 credit points of Education
Semester 1
EDSE2002
Indigenous Education: Secondary Schools
6    P 48 credit points including 12 credit points of Education
Semester 2

YEAR 3

In the third year, candidates must complete 48 credit points of units of study, comprising:
- 36 credit points of Curriculum and Professional Studies units of study including 24 credit points of teaching area units; and
- 12 credit points of Senior (level 2000 or 3000) units of study in the first teaching area (the Major sequence), chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Table A.
Please note, candidates must complete EDUF3031 in semester 2.

Curriculum and Professional Studies Units

EDSE3072
Craft Knowledge and Prof Practices 2
4    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including (EDSE2001 and EDSE2002)
Semester 2
EDSE3073
Professional Experience A
2    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including (EDSE2001 and 12 credit points from (EDSE3037, EDSE3038, EDSE3040, EDSE3041, EDSE3042, EDSE3043, EDSE3044, EDSE3045, EDSE3046, EDSE3047, EDSE3048, EDSE3050, EDSE3051, EDSE3076, EDSE3078, EDMT5610, EDSE3080))
Semester 2
EDUF3031
Positive Approaches to Special Education
6    P 96 credit points
Semester 1
Semester 2
Teaching Area Units
EDSE3080
Teaching Aboriginal Studies 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and HSTY1089 and one of (ANTH1001, SCLG1001, GCST1601) and KOCR2600 and one additional unit of Indigenous Studies (including cross-listed units)
Semester 1b
EDSE3081
Teaching Aboriginal Studies 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and EDSE3080
Semester 2
EDMT5610
Classical Hebrew & Judaism Curriculum 1
6      Semester 1b
EDMT5660
Classical Hebrew & Judaism Curriculum 2
6    P EDMT5610
Semester 2
EDSE3076
Teaching Commerce/Business Studies 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and (one of (WORK2201, WORK2210, WORK2217, WORK2219)) and 6 senior credit points of (Work and Organisational Studies or Political Economy)
N EDSE3050
Semester 1b
EDSE3077
Teaching Commerce/Business Studies 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and one of (WORK2201, WORK2210, WORK2217, WORK2219) and 6 senior credit points of (Work and Organisational Studies or Political Economy) and EDSE3076
N EDSE3067
Semester 2
EDSE3050
Teaching Commerce/Economics 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 intermediate credit points of Economics or Political Economy
N EDSE3076
Semester 1b
EDSE3067
Teaching Commerce/Economics 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of Economics or Political Economy and EDSE3050
N EDSE3077
Semester 2
EDSE3042
Teaching Drama 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of Performance Studies
Semester 1b
EDSE3060
Teaching Drama 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of Performance Studies and EDSE3042
Semester 2
EDSE3044
Teaching English 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit credit points of English or Australian Literature
Semester 1b
EDSE3062
Teaching English 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of English and EDSE3044
Semester 2
EDSE3041
Teaching Geography 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 Intermediate credit points of Geography and/or Geology
Semester 1b
EDSE3059
Teaching Geography 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 intermediate credit points of Geography and EDSE3041
Semester 2
EDSE3040
Teaching History 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001and 12 senior credit points in History or Ancient History
Semester 1b
EDSE3058
Teaching History 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of History or Ancient History and EDSE3040
Semester 2
EDSE3047
Teaching Languages 1A
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 credit points of senior Languages
Semester 1b
EDSE3065
Teaching Languages 2A
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of a language and EDSE3047
Semester 2
EDSE3048
Teaching Languages 1B
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 credit points of intermediate Languages in an additional language
C EDSE3047
Semester 1b
EDSE3071
Teaching Languages 2B
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of a language and EDSE3047 and EDSE3048
C EDSE3065
Semester 2
EDSE3045
Teaching Mathematics 1A
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 credit points of intermediate Mathematics
Semester 1
EDSE3063
Teaching Mathematics 2A
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 intermediate credit points of Mathematics and EDSE3045
Semester 2
EDSE3043
Teaching TESOL 1
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of either Linguistics, English, or Languages
Semester 1
EDSE3061
Teaching TESOL 2
6    P 96 credit points including 36 credit points of Education including EDSE2001 and 12 senior credit points of either English, Linguistics or a language and EDSE3043
Semester 2

YEAR 4

In the fourth year, candidates must complete 48 credit points of units of study, comprising:
- 36 credit points of Curriculum and Professional Studies units of study including 12 credit points of teaching area units; and
- 12 credit points of Senior (level 2000 or 3000) units of study in the first teaching area (the Major sequence), chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Table A

Curriculum and Professional Studies Units

EDSE4042
Craft Knowledge and Prof Practices 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE2001, EDSE2002, EDSE3072, EDSE3073)
Semester 1
EDSE4043
Professional Experience B
2    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE2001, EDSE2002, EDSE3072, EDSE3073)
C EDSE4042
Semester 1
EDSE4046
Language, Literacy and Diversity
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points of Education
C EDSE4042, EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4044
Information Technology in Schools
4    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE2001, EDSE3072, EDSE3073)
Semester 2
EDUF4044
Reading and Designing Research
6    P 96 credit points including (EDUF2006 and EDUF2007)
Semester 2
Teaching Area Units
EDSE4050
Teaching Aboriginal Studies 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points of Education
Semester 1
EDMT6610
Classical Hebrew & Judaism Curriculum 3
6    P 48 credit points of Master of Teaching units including (EDMT5610 and EDMT5660)
Semester 1
EDSE4045
Teaching Commerce/Business Studies 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3076 and EDSE3077)
Semester 1
EDSE4033
Teaching Commerce/Economics 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3050 and EDSE3067)
C EDSE4042, EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4025
Teaching Drama 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3042 and EDSE3060)
C EDSE4042, EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4027
Teaching English 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3044 and EDSE3062)
C EDSE4042 and EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4024
Teaching Geography 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3041 and EDSE3059)
C EDSE4042, EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4023
Teaching History 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3040 and EDSE3058)
C EDSE4042 and EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4030
Teaching Languages 3A
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3047 and EDSE3065)
C EDSE4042 and EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4031
Teaching Languages 3B
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3047, EDSE3048, EDSE3065, EDSE3071)
C EDSE4030, EDSE4042, EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4028
Teaching Mathematics 3A
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3045 and EDSE3063)
C EDSE4042, EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4026
Teaching TESOL 3
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3043 and EDSE3061)
C EDSE4042 and EDSE4043
Semester 1
EDSE4021
Teaching Visual Arts 3A
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3037 and EDSE3056)
C EDSE4042, EDSE4043


Candidates may need to complete an additional unit of study in the Faculty of Architecture Tin Sheds program
Semester 1
EDSE4022
Teaching Visual Arts 3B
6    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points from Education including (EDSE3037, EDSE3038, EDSE3056 and EDSE3057)
C EDSE4021, EDSE4042 and EDSE4043


Candidates may be required to complete and additional unit of study in the Faculty of Architecture Tin Sheds program
Semester 1

Honours Pathway

ADMISSION TO HONOURS
To qualify for admission to the honours degree a student must have a WAM of at least 70 across the following third and fourth year units (with the fourth year weighted double): EDSE3072, EDSE4042, EDSE4046, and Teaching Area Units 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B.
Candidates who are eligible for Honours must complete the 6 credit points of units of study listed below instead of EDUF4044 from Semester 2.
EDUF4020
Education Honours Preliminary
6    P WAM of 70 or more

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students must achieve a mark of 70 or more to proceed to the Education Honours unit
Semester 2

YEAR 5

In the fifth year, candidates must complete 48 credit points of units of study, comprising:
- 24 credit points of Curriculum and Professional Studies units of study; and
- 24 credit points of Senior (level 2000 or 3000) units of study, chosen from Arts and Social Sciences Table A or B.

Curriculum and Professional Studies Units

Candidates must complete 24 credit points of units of study from one of the following options;
Option 1
one Education Three Optional Unit and the following units:-
EDSE5010
Meeting the Needs of Cultural Diversity
12    P 144 credit points including 108 credit points of Education
C EDSE5008
Semester 2
EDSE5008
Internship
6    P 192 credit points including 108 credit points of Education including (EDSE3073 and EDSE4043)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 1

Semester 1
Semester 2
Option 2
one Education Three Optional Unit and the following units:-
EDSE5011
TESOL as a Third Teaching Area
10    P 144 credit points including 108 credit points of Education and 24 credit points from one of (English, Linguistics or a language other than English)
C EDSE5008 and EDSE5012
Semester 2
EDSE5012
TESOL Professional Experience
2    P 144 credit points including 108 credit points of Education and 24 credit points from one of (English, Linguistics or a Language other than English)
C EDSE5008 and EDSE5011
Semester 2
EDSE5008
Internship
6    P 192 credit points including 108 credit points of Education including (EDSE3073 and EDSE4043)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 1

Semester 1
Semester 2
Option 3
one Education Three Optional Unit and the following units:
EDSE5013
Responding to Diverse Needs in Schools
12    P 144 credit points including 108 credit points of Education including EDUF3031
C EDSE5008
Semester 2
EDSE5008
Internship
6    P 192 credit points including 108 credit points of Education including (EDSE3073 and EDSE4043)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 1

Semester 1
Semester 2
Option 4
one Education Three Optional Unit and the following units:
EDSE5014
Teaching International English
12    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points of Education
Semester 2
EDSE5008
Internship
6    P 192 credit points including 108 credit points of Education including (EDSE3073 and EDSE4043)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 1

Semester 1
Semester 2
Option 5
one Education Three Optional Unit and the following units:
EDSE5015
Aboriginal Studies 3rd Teaching Area
12    P 144 credit points including 72 credit points of Education and KOCR2600 and 6 senior credit points of Indigenous Australian Studies
Semester 2
EDSE5008
Internship
6    P 192 credit points including 108 credit points of Education including (EDSE3073 and EDSE4043)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment in the following sessions:Semester 1

Semester 1
Semester 2

Honours Pathway

Candidates who are eligible for Honours must complete the 6 credit points of units of study listed below instead of one Education Three Optional unit from Semester 2.
EDUF4021
Education Honours Dissertation
6    P Meet requirements for EDUF4020 with a grade of 70 or greater

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
CALCULATION OF HONOURS WAM
The Honours WAM (HWAM) is calculated by averaging the following fourth year (level 4000) education units (weighted 2), fifth year (level 5000) education units (weighted 3) and the honours units A and B (weighted 6): EDSE4042, EDSE4046, EDSE4044, Teaching Area Units 3A and 3B, EDSE5*** (Fifth year option unit), EDUF4020, EDUF4021.

EDUCATION THREE OPTIONAL UNITS

for Year 5
EDUF3026
Global Poverty and Education
6    P 42 credit points.
Semester 2
EDUF3028
Mentoring in Educational Contexts
6    P 42 credit points
Semester 2
EDUF3029
Psychology of Learning and Teaching
6    P 42 credit points and EDUF2006
Semester 2
EDUF3030
Australian Schooling Systems
6    P 42 credit points
Semester 2