Teaching and Professional Practice 2A

Subject EDUC20059 (2011)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.

Credit Points: 6.25
Level: 2 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:

Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

Parkville, on-campus

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: One compulsory 1-hour class for Teaching and Professional Practice orientation and 10 days professional practice in a service for infants and toddlers under three years of age
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: You must have successfully completed the following subject/s prior to enrolling in this subject
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Not offered in 2011
Corequisites: You must take the following subject in the same study period
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements: 100 per cent attendance is mandatory


Assoc Prof Kay Margetts


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Subject Overview:

Students will refine and reflect on their professional practice and increase their level of responsibility in services for children under three years of age. Students will refine skills for communicating with infants, toddlers, parents and staff; documenting and interpreting observations of child behaviour; planning and evaluating developmentally appropriate experiences and learning environments for infants and toddlers individually and in small groups; implementing appropriate guidance strategies; and maintaining a safe, healthy environment for children. In the final week, students will plan and implement programs for half-days.

Objectives: Information not available

Ten days of satisfactory Teaching and Professional Practice experience.

Prescribed Texts: None
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Related Course(s): Bachelor of Early Childhood Education

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