WORK-BASED LEARNING

EDU4WBL

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students complete a culminating placement in their focus area. The practicum associated with this subject is a work-based experience in a supervised capacity. This subject enables you to participate in an authentic program with an emphasis on applied learning. You are required to undertake Professional experience of 20 days.

SchoolEducation

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

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

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesLecture, workshop, online material, professional experience

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Admitted into EBECE or EBEL or EBECEO

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

Readings

Programming and planning in early childhood settings

Resource TypePrescribed

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorArthur, L., Beecher, B., Death, E., Dockett, S., & Farmer, S.

Year2014

Edition/Volume5th

PublisherCENGAGE LEARNING

ISBN0170270807, 9780170270809

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningYes

Self sourced or Uni sourced
Uni Sourced

Entire subject or partial subjectPartial subject

Total hours/days required20 days – 140 days

Location of WBL activity (region)Flexible

WBL addtional requirementsAll students will be required to hold a valid Working with Children (WWC) Check prior to undertaking professional placements as part of this subject

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Demonstrate the ability to consistently plan and assess whole programs for effective learning.
02. Construct, apply and maintain a safe and challenging learning environment.
03. Employ a range of teaching practices and resources to engage children in effective learning.
04. Undertake full planning and administrative responsibility for a consecutive two week block, inclusive of parent liaison and supervision of support workers.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

On-Line, 2021, Online study 1/4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Class requirements

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 10 - 19
One 20.00 d placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 19 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 10 - 19
One 1.00 d scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 19 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Professional Experience Proposal (1600 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO4

Professional Experience Portfolio (2400 words)

N/APortfolioIndividualNo60 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Professional Experience Teamwork is inherent and assessed in any placement requirement. Hurdle requirement - 20 days placement

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

On-Line, 2021, Online study 4/4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Class requirements

Placement - Off SiteWeek: 46 - 0
One 20.00 d placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.

Scheduled Online ClassWeek: 46 - 0
One 1.00 h scheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Unscheduled Online ClassWeek: 46 - 0
Two 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 46 to week 0 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Professional Experience Proposal (1600 words)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO2, SILO4

Professional Experience Portfolio (2400 words)

N/APortfolioIndividualNo60 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

Professional Experience Teamwork is inherent and assessed in any placement requirement. Hurdle requirement - 20 days placement

N/AOtherIndividualYes0 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4