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Koori Kids in School (A) Special Course - EDUP4072

Year - 2018

This unit of study builds on EDUP2006 Aboriginal Education K-6, and focuses on the application of Aboriginal Studies in primary education. It is structured to prepare students to undertake their Professional Experience in a school with a significant cohort of Indigenous students. Students will be guided to develop teaching resources that authentically represent Aboriginal knowledge and expertise across the curriculum. The unit will emphasise approaches to meaningful consultation with Aboriginal communities and organisations. It aims to develop skills and knowledge that enable teachers to adopt a strengths based approach to Aboriginal education.

Classes
1x3-hr seminar/wk for 6 wks

Assessment
presentation (30%) and 1500wd report (30%) and 1500wd essay (40%)

Textbooks
Harrison, Neil. (2011). Teaching and learning in Aboriginal education (2nd ed.). South Melbourne, Vic: Oxford University Press.

Pre-requisites

138 credit points

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Indigenous Academic Units
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 4.0
EFTSL: 0.083
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Katrina Thorpe
HECS Band: 1
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