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EDM8006 Curriculum and Pedagogical Studies 2: Arts & Technologies

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Teacher Education and Early Childhood
Student contribution band : National Priority - Teaching
ASCED code : 070103 - Teacher Education: Primary

Requisites

Pre-requisite: EDM5100

Synopsis

The course focuses on the knowledge, understanding and skills necessary for educators to plan for and implement learning in The Arts and Technologies curriculum areas. Pre-service teachers will develop knowledge of the structure and content of the relevant curriculum documents and an understanding of effective pedagogies and instructional strategies including communication technologies. They will explore approaches to creating supportive and well-scaffolded learning environments through the use of design and digital technologies capable of meeting the needs of diverse learners in The Arts and Technologies. Pre-service teachers will be required to improve their own professional practice and development through engagement with professional teaching networks and the broader community. Pre-service teachers will develop an appreciation for the arts and technologies and a repertoire of strategies to evaluate the quality of related resources and products.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2016 Online