DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY

EDU3DT

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students develop the skills and knowledge to incorporate the Interdisciplinary strands of current curriculum into their daily classroom program. Areas covered include the development of design skills, knowledge and understanding of good design, whilst nurturing creativity and innovation through designing and making. Supported by a range of practical activities and tasks, students examine the methodology, processes, assessment, OH&S issues and diversity of Technology based on the Design Process that is available at Primary level. Students participate in an integrated teaching experience in a primary school, where they design,implement and evaluate an integrated unit of work incorporating design and technology.

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSimon O'Mallon

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects EDU4DT

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsIn The Bubble, Designing in a complex worldRecommendedThackara, J. (2006)MIT PRESS
ReadingsTeaching design and technology 3-11RecommendedNewton, D (2005)PAUL CHAPMAN

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Identify clear expectations for safe learning environments for all students, including learning environments outside school settings.

Activities:
TBE

02. Demonstrate the use of design and technology principles for primary classroom contexts in an integrated unit of work.

Activities:
TBE

03. Demonstrate cooperative and independent approaches to group project-based learning.

Activities:
TBE

04. Design and document differentiated learning experiences that promote higher order thinking and critical inquiry, and use ICT to support learning.

Activities:
TBE

05. Employ processes to monitor and assess student understanding and progress.

Activities:
TBE

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSimon O'Mallon

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus one hour of online learning per week Hurdle requirement - 80% participation"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
MSTIE project (integrated science & technology)Hurdle requirement - All subject areas (MSTIE; DT portfolio; Technology practice project) assessments, must be passed with minimum 50% in order to pass the subject.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One Design and Technology portfolio.Hurdle requirement - All subject areas (MSTIE; DT portfolio; Technology practice project) assessments, must be passed with minimum 50% in order to pass the subject.30 01, 02, 04
One Technology in Practice projectHurdle requirement - All subject areas (MSTIE; DT portfolio; Technology practice project) assessments, must be passed with minimum 50% in order to pass the subject.30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Mildura, 2018, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKymberley Barbary

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus online learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
MSTIE project (integrated science & technology)Hurdle requirement - All subject areas (MSTIE; DT portfolio; Technology practice project) assessments, must be passed with minimum 50% in order to pass the subject.40 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
One Design and Technology portfolio.Hurdle requirement - All subject areas (MSTIE; DT portfolio; Technology practice project) assessments, must be passed with minimum 50% in order to pass the subject.30 01, 02, 04
One Technology in Practice projectHurdle requirement - All subject areas (MSTIE; DT portfolio; Technology practice project) assessments, must be passed with minimum 50% in order to pass the subject.30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05