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|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Parkville, On Campus
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours |
Total Time Commitment: 125 hours total commitment
|Prerequisites:||460-577 Learning Area Humanities Additional 1|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:||Building on the issues and concepts of Humanities Additional 1 a study of the major theories and approaches to the humanities, will form a key aspect of this course along with current research and debate on the nature, content and pedagogy of this area. The capacity to critically analyse issues, practices and literature on Humanities curriculum construction, implementation and review will be developed. Through research and reflection teacher candidates will demonstrate an awareness of the content and characteristics of developmentally appropriate and socially just curriculum in order to frame and produce learning environments which cater to the diverse learning needs of students. Seminars will provide an opportunity for teacher candidates to make a significant contribution to the debate surrounding Humanities education.|
|Assessment:||There are 2 assessment tasks: Learning Inquiry (2400 words) due end of semester (60%) Seminar paper and presentation (1600 words equivalent) due as individually scheduled (40%)|
|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 be able:
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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