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EDS4403 Secondary Science Curriculum and Pedagogy

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Teacher Education and Early Childhood

Requisites

Co-requisite: EDM5100 or EDS2401

Synopsis

The course begins with pre-service teachers exploring specific structures and knowledges related to their teaching area. Building on this, they will then actively construct their own pedagogical practice and develop professional expertise in delivering discipline specific teaching for learning. The purpose of this course is to move beyond generic approaches of teaching for learning to provide a deep understanding of how to teach in their Science discipline. This course provides the opportunity for pre-service teachers to learn how Science content, pedagogy and curriculum fit and work together to provide effective learning opportunities.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2015 Online