This unit of study aims to make students confident, enthusiastic and competent teachers of Commerce/Economics. This unit 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 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 the unit.
1x1-hr lecture/wk for 7 wks, 1x2-hr tutorial/wk for 7 wks, 1x2-hr seminar/wk for 7 wks
lesson plan task (40%) and Group Resource folder (30%) and eLearning task (30%)
72 credit points, including 12 Senior credit points from Political Economy