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Aboriginal Studies 3rd Teaching Area (EDSE5015)

This unit of study prepares pre-service teachers for teaching Aboriginal Studies in Stages 4 and 5 and Stage 6. Particular emphasis will be placed on consultation and engagement with local Aboriginal communities by valuing their knowledges, experiences, and skills. The course will focus on critical and culturally responsive pedagogical approaches to meet the diverse cognitive and affective needs of learners within a holistic framework. Team-driven class activities will build collaborative learning cultures and commitment to lifelong learning and active citizenship informed by social justice and human rights values. Ethical research methodologies will support pre-service teachers in becoming pro-active critical thinkers, intercultural communicators and educators in the field of Aboriginal Studies and in the wider education community.

Classes
2x4-hr seminars/wk for 9 wks

Assessment
3600wd critical analysis (30%), 3600wd teaching resource (30%), 2400wd comparative case study (20%), 2400wd assessment schedule (20%)

Pre-requisites

210 credit points including KOCR2600 or KOCR2603 and 18 Senior credit points from Indigenous Australian Studies

Details

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Fifth Year
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Census dates shows the latest date to cancel out of a unit*
Unit of Study coordinator: Cathie Burgess
HECS Band: 1
Courses that offer this unit

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