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Primary Mathematics Specialisation A - EDUP4081

Year - 2018

This unit of study is the first in a pair of units providing BEd(Primary) students with the necessary requirements for a specialisation in Mathematics. It is designed to strengthen mathematical discipline knowledge and pedagogy in targeted, difficult-to-learn (and teach) content areas from a K-8 perspective. The unit focuses on the development of conceptual understanding in problematic aspects of Number and Algebra, and the use of digital technologies for mathematical representations and Working Mathematically. Connections between theory, research and practice will be exemplified through close links with the fourth year professional experience placement.

1x2-hr seminar for 10 weeks, plus 2x2-hr school visits

2000 wd teaching plans (50%) and 2000 wd research and debate (50%)


120 credit points including EDUP1003, EDUP2005, EDUP3004 and EDUP3007


EDUP4079 and EDUF3028


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Education
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: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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Unit of Study coordinator: Associate Professor Jennifer Way
HECS Band: 1
Courses that offer this unit

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