Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Parkville, On Campus
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 15 days of Professional Practice in a secondary school including 6 hours Practicum Seminar sessions on campus. |
Total Time Commitment: 15 days of Professional Practice
|Prerequisites:||A current Working With Children Check (WWCC).|
|Corequisites:|| You must take the following subjects in the same study period |
Study Period Commencement:
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
Permission is required for enrolments in semesters other than Semester 1.
100 per cent attendance is mandatory
CoordinatorMs Catherine Reid
ContactEducation Student Centre
|Subject Overview:||The Professional Practice and Seminar Program provides an integrated focus for all subjects taught in the semester and addresses Teacher Candidates’ developing understandings of professional knowledge, professional practice and professional engagement. The school placement focuses on developing an understanding of school organisation, management of classrooms, principles of learning and teaching and their application to content areas for teaching. Teacher Candidates analyse their teaching to identify characteristics of lessons that make productive classrooms and are mentored by experienced teachers in collaboration with Clinical Specialists who are engaged in the on-campus teaching program and Teaching Fellows based in schools. The Professional Practice Seminars provide Teacher Candidates with opportunities to examine theoretical frameworks concerning instructional processes, student centred learning and associated practical tasks that have been assigned during the placement.|
On completion of this subject Teacher Candidates should be able to:
There are 2 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) |
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