Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Parkville, On Campus
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours |
Total Time Commitment: 125 hours total commitment
|Corequisites:|| You must take the following subject in the same study period |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||Attendance at all classes (tutorial/seminars/practical classes/lectures/labs) is obligatory. Failure to attend 80% of classes will normally result in failure in the subject.|
CoordinatorDr Claire Spicer
ContactEducation Student Centre
|Subject Overview:||In this subject teacher candidates will study assessment and reporting linked to teaching and the classroom learning encompassing cognitive, affective, physical and aesthetic domains. Links between assessment and curriculum are examined and connected to evidence-based decision developmental frameworks. In developing and designing assessment protocols, teacher candidates will develop both objectively and subjectively scored assessment strategies. The importance and use of various approaches to gathering evidence, interpretation of frameworks and methods of record keeping and reporting will be examined and several will be practised. Both formal and informal methods of assessment and examination will be studied and teacher candidates will develop skills in evaluating forms and functions of assessment and reporting. Skills in combining assessment evidence of learning to form objectives for teaching and overall summative assessments for recording and reporting purposes will be developed.|
On completion of this subject teacher candidates will be able to:
There are 3 assessment tasks:
|Prescribed Texts:||Collection of readings.|
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of this subject, teacher candidates will have the knowledge, skills and understanding to enable them to: |
Master of Teaching (Secondary) |
Master of Teaching (Secondary)
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