HEALTH SECONDARY CURRICULUM 2

EDU4HE2

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is designed to establish a knowledge and skill base for pre-service teachers in the areas of curriculum, pedagogy, planning, assessment and reporting in health education for students in secondary schooling. The subject is designed to develop pre-service teachers understanding of contemporary theory, concepts and skills in health education as applied in the classroom context with a particular focus on curriculum priorities. Theoretical concepts, pedagogical principles and state and national curriculum structures within health education are examined and applied in the, design, implementation and evaluation of learning resources that are responsive to the needs of diverse learners.

SchoolEducation

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLeanne Higham

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be enrolled in either of the following courses in order to undertake this subject: Masters of Teaching Secondary (EMTCS, EMTCSB, EMTCSW), Bachelor of Education Secondary (EBEDS, EBEDSB and EBEDSM), Master of Teaching Secondary (EMTS), Master of Teaching Secondary (EMTSB), Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Arts Education (AZAAE), Bachelor of Science//Bachelor of Science Education (SZSSE), Bachelor of Arts/Master of Teaching (AZATS), Bachelor of Science & Masters of Teaching Secondary (SZSTS)

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Demonstrate knowledge of the concepts, skills, structure of the content, and teaching strategies of health education, and an in-depth understanding of how students learn in health education
02. Critically analyse, plan and synthesise age of health education learning and teaching activities and sequences for secondary students which involve a variety of pedagogical approaches and resources (including safe and ethical pedagogy and use of resources including ICT appropriate to state and national curricula.
03. Describe, design, and evaluate a unit of work involving a variety of teaching strategies which cater for individual differences in student learning across a range of abilities, and integrate literacy and numeracy capabilities and cross curriculum priorities of state and national curricula in Health at senior secondary school level.
04. Examine the relationships between assessment, feedback and reporting, learning task design, student engagement and knowledge and skills to be developed in health education, and apply to the requirements of curriculum documents.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2020, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeanne Higham

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 30 - 30
One 8.00 h lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 30 and delivered via face-to-face.
"The intensive component of this subject will be delivered at the Bendigo and Bundoora Campuses only Thursday or Friday"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 30 - 44
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
VCE unit of work = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Reflective journal = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Bendigo, 2020, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeanne Higham

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 30 - 30
One 8.00 h lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 30 and delivered via face-to-face.
"The intensive component of this subject will be delivered at the Bendigo and Bundoora Campuses only Thursday or Friday"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 30 - 44
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
VCE unit of work = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Reflective journal = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeanne Higham

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 30 - 30
One 8.00 h lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 30 and delivered via face-to-face.
"The intensive component of this subject will be delivered at the Bendigo and Bundoora Campuses only Thursday or Friday"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 30 - 44
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
VCE unit of work = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Reflective journal = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

Mildura, 2020, Week 30-44, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLeanne Higham

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 30 - 30
One 8.00 h lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 30 and delivered via face-to-face.
"The intensive component of this subject will be delivered at the Bendigo and Bundoora Campuses only Thursday or Friday"

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 30 - 44
One 3.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 30 to week 44 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
VCE unit of work = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Reflective journal = 2250 wordsN/AN/AN/ANo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4