WORK-BASED LEARNING

EDU4WBL

2020

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.

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 ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Admitted into EBECE or EBEL

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 TypeBook

Resource RequirementRecommended

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

Year2012

Edition/Volume5th ed

PublisherCENGAGE LEARNING

ISBNN/A

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

DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Adaptability and Self-Management
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Leadership and Teamwork

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, 2020, Online study 1/4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site Week: 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.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 10 - 19
Three 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 19 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Professional Experience Proposal (1600 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO2, SILO4

Professional Experience Portfolio (2400 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo60 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

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

N/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4

On-Line, 2020, Online study 3/4, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorClaire Philp-Clark

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site Week: 34 - 43
One 20.00 d placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 34 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Unscheduled Online Class Week: 34 - 43
Three 1.00 h unscheduled online class per week on weekdays during the day from week 34 to week 43 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Professional Experience Proposal (1600 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO2, SILO4

Professional Experience Portfolio (2400 words)

N/AN/AN/ANo60 SILO1, SILO3, SILO4

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

N/AN/AN/AYesnull SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4