TEACHING SCIENCE

EDU2TS

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students develop and critically evaluate knowledge, skills and competence to teach science in primary schools. Students explore innovative pedagogies and core conceptual understanding related to teaching and learning in science. Students investigate high quality curriculum resources available for teaching science topics, with a particular focus on AusVELS.

FacultyFaculty of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJames Carolan

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjects EDU12STS or EDU21STA or EDU21ST or EDU2ST

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsEDU2TS and EDU3ISL, Teching and Learning in Science (2014)RecommendedJanice Koch. Compiled by James Carolan et alCENGAGE LEARNING

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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJames Carolan

Class requirements

Lecture
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus one hour online learning per week"

WorkShop
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Chemistry Animation AssignmentPaired task40
On-line self-paced topic reviews and quiz (8)20
Physical Science Teaching Webfolio40

Mildura, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDeborah Neal

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop
One 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Plus online learning"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
Chemistry Animation AssignmentPaired task40
On-line self-paced topic reviews and quiz (8)20
Physical Science Teaching Webfolio40